It’s about moments in life that are great but don’t last. They don’t go on, but you always have the memory and they have an effect on you. That’s what I was thinking about.
If you want to be seen, stand up.
If you want to be heard, speak up.
If you want to be appreciated, shut up.
She was looking into my eyes with that way she had of looking that made you wonder whether she really saw out of her own eyes. They would look on and on after every one else’s eyes in the world would have stopped looking. She looked as though there were nothing on earth she would not look at like that, and really she was afraid of so many things.
So do boys and men announce their intentions. They cover you like a sarcophagus lid. And call it love.
Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.
— Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free