“You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees for a hundred miles through the desert, repenting. You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it loves. Tell me about despair, yours, and I will tell you mine. Meanwhile, the world goes on. …
“She acts like summer but walks like rain.” – Amanda Ricks 2018
“Love with all of your heart, create with all of your soul, live with all of your energy, and you will inspire others to do the same. – Amanda Ricks (c) 2018
The door shut with a click, and peace rolled in. The chaos and crazy eased, retreating like demons at dawn. Comfort spread its wings, soothing the heart so tired. Solitude emerged as invited, offering respite to the grieved. – (c)2018 Amanda Ricks
A beautiful and fun photographic and quote curation for the word, sweet. By Amanda Ricks. Photography assistance by Samantha Leigh Wilson.
“When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.” ~Jimi Hendrix My daughter is working on a school project for the end of term at school and has chosen to feature, among others, this quote. I thought it was such a good choice I decided to steal it from her …
post featuring a motivational quote. By Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
Be Your Own Definition Of Amazing~Quote They keep saying that beautiful is something a girl needs to be. But honestly ? Forget that. Don’t be beautiful. Be your own definition of amazing, always. That is so much more important than anything beautiful, ever. ~ Nikita Gill an excerpt from Anita Gill’s, Don’t Be Beautiful quote …
Never let someone that has given up on their dreams, convince you not to go after yours.”
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about being angry and losing sixty seconds of happiness. Post by Amanda Ricks @surprisinglives.net
Forgive yourself for not knowing what you didn’t know before you learned it. Quote, author unknown.