Beautiful Words #4

Some beautiful words for the week . .

“You know, it’s funny; when you look at someone through rose-colored glasses, all the red flags just look like flags.” (Wanda the Owl, Bojack Horseman)

“Time and space are not such separate entities as we tend to imagine. Days and places intersect, like walls joining together to make the house in which we dwell.” (Roots & Sky: A Journey Home in Four Seasons, Christie Purifoy)

“A reliable way to make people believe in falsehoods is frequent repetition, because familiarity is not easily distinguished from truth.” (Thinking Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman)

“I will give you this, my love, and I will not bargain or barter any longer. I will love you, as sure as He has loved me. I will discover what I can discover and though you remain a mystery, save God’s own knowledge, what I disclose of you I will keep in the warmest chamber of my heart, the very chamber where God has stowed Himself in me. And I will do this to my death and to death it may bring me. I will love you like God, because of God, mighted by the power of God. I will stop expecting your love, demanding your love, trading for your love, gaming for your love. I will simply love. I am giving myself to you, and tomorrow I will do it again. I suppose the clock itself will wear thin of its time before I am ended at this altar of dying and dying again. God risked Himself on me. I will risk myself on you. And together, we will learn to love, and perhaps then, and only then, understand this gravity that drew Him, unto us.” (Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality, Donald Miller).

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