“I’ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life – and I’ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do.”

Georgia O’Keeffe

“One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief of happiness does not make a person entirely happy.”


“Is it possible, in the final analysis, for one human being to achieve perfect understanding of another? We can invest enormous time and energy in serious efforts to know another person, but in the end, how close can we come to that person’s essence? We convince ourselves that we know the other person well, but do we really know anything important about anyone? Haruki Murakami (The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle).”

Is it possible, in the final analysis, for one hum

“Mystery is but another name for ignorance; if we were omniscient.”

Tryon Edwards