“and there was something so good in his eyes;so mild; it is in this that the soul longs to rest;from eternity to eternity. And she saw it for the first time in his eyes, and perhaps never afterwards, and faced it and understood.
And that was that.”
” I believe I will never quite know. Though I play at the edge of knowing truly, I know our part is not knowing, but looking and touching and loving.” -Mary Oliver
“One might say that surf riding is a prayer if high order, that the sea is a beautiful church and that the wave is a silent sermon.” -Tom Blake
“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” -AA Milne