25 Beautiful Latin Phrases That Will Inspire You

Quotes help us see the world from a higher perspective. And more specifically, quotes in Latin, seem to have an added beauty. Pronunciation hints: the letter “v” is pronounced as “w”; and the letter “c” is always pronounced as a hard “k.” 1. Carpe diem! Seize the day! 2. Per ardua ad astra. Through adversaryContinue reading “25 Beautiful Latin Phrases That Will Inspire You”

Life is suffering (but that’s okay)

There’s a famous ancient Buddha quote… Life is suffering. It may sound morbid and somber, but when you fully understand what the quote means, it can actually bring about peace, freedom, and even happiness. This quote comes directly from the first noble truth of Buddhism — that suffering, pain, and misery are a part ofContinue reading “Life is suffering (but that’s okay)”

30-day challenge ~ WRITING RAINBOW (YELLOW) day 15: share a happy quote

“A secret to happiness is letting every situation be what it is, instead of what you think it should be, and then making the best of it.”

Nine mind-twisting quotes from three trippy philosophers

Alan Watts “Our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.“ “Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the Gods made for fun.“ “When we attempt to exercise powerContinue reading “Nine mind-twisting quotes from three trippy philosophers”

Day 9: post some words of wisdom that speak to you

This is a quote from Jac Vanek, a creative fashion designer. For me, this quote is about shaping your life through your own personal perception. Our lives are enriched through books, music, films, and the people and environment that surrounds us. It is easy to forget how much these little things shape us, and howContinue reading “Day 9: post some words of wisdom that speak to you”