By Alicia Moore


  1. “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.”

Oscar Wilde


  1. “It is not the length of life, but depth of life.”     

Ralph Waldo Emerson


  1. “Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness.

      It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift.”

Mary Oliver, Thirst


  1. “Love is a friendship set to music.”

Joseph Campbell


  1. “For my part, I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.”

Vincent Van Gogh


  1. “I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.”

Sarah Williams


  1. “Nature is a constant reminder of the beauty of consistence, the utility of patience and persistence, the vanity of arrogance, and the necessity of impermanence.”

Mokokoma Mokhonoana


  1. “We are snowflakes, melting on the tongue of the universe.”

John Mark Green, Taste the Wild Wonder: Poems


9. “We need beauty because it makes us ache to be worthy of it.”

Mary Oliver


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[author] [author_image timthumb=’on’][/author_image] [author_info]Alicia Moore began practicing yoga in 2001 to alleviate stress in her life. She received her 200-hour Shambhava Yoga certification in 2010 at Whole Yoga and is currently working toward her 300-hour certification. Alicia has been a licensed massage therapist since 2011, specializing in Thai Yoga massage. Her passion in life is helping others, whether it is to relax, heal from a stroke, or simply learn to breathe and stretch.[/author_info] [/author]