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Quote: It's difficult to be alive in America today and truly be in denial anymore. It's not hip to be unconscious or uninvolved. One of our great strengths is that we're an optimistic people, but that doesn't mean we don't have sad days. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

It's difficult to be alive in America today and truly be in denial anymore. It's not hip to be unconscious or uninvolved. One of our great strengths is that we're an optimistic people, but that doesn't mean we don't have sad days.


Quote: Even a happy life has a sad day. We fail to provide a context which says it's okay to cry, it's okay to be sad. So I think making the space for suffering is so important and making space for this expression of feelings in community. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Even a happy life has a sad day. We fail to provide a context which says it's okay to cry, it's okay to be sad. So I think making the space for suffering is so important and making space for this expression of feelings in community.


Quote: When many people think of new age they think of crystals and purple decals and ceramic angels in people's windows and a kind of fuzzy thinking -- which is abhorrent to a serious person. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When many people think of new age they think of crystals and purple decals and ceramic angels in people's windows and a kind of fuzzy thinking -- which is abhorrent to a serious person.


Quote: Making our goal anything other than peace is emotionally self-destructive. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Making our goal anything other than peace is emotionally self-destructive.


Quote: Think of your career as your ministry. Make your work an expression of love in service to mankind. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Think of your career as your ministry. Make your work an expression of love in service to mankind.


Quote: To be truly seen and understood -- in all our innocence and glory and yes, our brokenness, too -- is to be delivered into the spiritual ethers where both seen and seer are healed. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

To be truly seen and understood -- in all our innocence and glory and yes, our brokenness, too -- is to be delivered into the spiritual ethers where both seen and seer are healed.


Quote: What we really need to avoid is this epidemic of false positivism and false happiness, which says if it hurts, it must be bad. Sometimes it hurts because you have a conscience. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

What we really need to avoid is this epidemic of false positivism and false happiness, which says if it hurts, it must be bad. Sometimes it hurts because you have a conscience.


Quote: As you get older, life gets harder if you're not applying spiritual truths. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

As you get older, life gets harder if you're not applying spiritual truths.


Quote: It's soul force that removed the English from India. It's soul force that brought down the Berlin Wall. It's soul force that gave life to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s struggle for civil rights. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

It's soul force that removed the English from India. It's soul force that brought down the Berlin Wall. It's soul force that gave life to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s struggle for civil rights.


Quote: My father's politics were old-fashioned in the sense that he used to say, all the time, You've got to fight the system! But my spiritual beliefs have led me to believe that the fight is the problem. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

My father's politics were old-fashioned in the sense that he used to say, all the time, You've got to fight the system! But my spiritual beliefs have led me to believe that the fight is the problem.


Quote: Spiritual growth is like childbirth: you dilate, then you contract, you dilate, then you contract again. as painful as it all feels, it's the necessary rhythm for reaching the ultimate goal of total openness. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Spiritual growth is like childbirth: you dilate, then you contract, you dilate, then you contract again. as painful as it all feels, it's the necessary rhythm for reaching the ultimate goal of total openness.


Quote: Spiritual growth involves giving up the stories of your past so the universe can write a new one. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Spiritual growth involves giving up the stories of your past so the universe can write a new one.


Quote: How odd that we spend so much time treating the darkness, and so little time seeking the light. The ego loves to glorify itself by self-analysis, yet we do not get rid of darkness by hitting it with a baseball bat. We only get rid of darkness by turning on the light. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

How odd that we spend so much time treating the darkness, and so little time seeking the light. The ego loves to glorify itself by self-analysis, yet we do not get rid of darkness by hitting it with a baseball bat. We only get rid of darkness by turning on the light.


Quote: I think those of us on a spiritual journey can help create a new conversation, a new America, and a new world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I think those of us on a spiritual journey can help create a new conversation, a new America, and a new world.


Quote: The spiritual journey has to do with learning to think more deeply and take as long a time as we need. That's the path to wisdom. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The spiritual journey has to do with learning to think more deeply and take as long a time as we need. That's the path to wisdom.


Quote: No true search for enlightenment ignores the suffering of other sentient beings. Ever. We simply need to create a way to address that suffering while remaining in a blissful center. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

No true search for enlightenment ignores the suffering of other sentient beings. Ever. We simply need to create a way to address that suffering while remaining in a blissful center.


Quote: Putting love first means knowing that the universe supports you in creating the good, the holy, and the beautiful. It means knowing that you're on the earth for a purpose, and that the purpose itself will create opportunities for its accomplishment. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Putting love first means knowing that the universe supports you in creating the good, the holy, and the beautiful. It means knowing that you're on the earth for a purpose, and that the purpose itself will create opportunities for its accomplishment.


Quote: God created the law of free will, and God created the law of cause and effect. And he himself will not violate the law. We need to be thinking less in terms of what God did and more in terms of whether or not we are following those laws. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

God created the law of free will, and God created the law of cause and effect. And he himself will not violate the law. We need to be thinking less in terms of what God did and more in terms of whether or not we are following those laws.


Quote: When we begin to see each other through what the metaphysician calls, the third eye, we begin to know each other on a level that is beyond what our physical eyes can see. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When we begin to see each other through what the metaphysician calls, the third eye, we begin to know each other on a level that is beyond what our physical eyes can see.


Quote: The worlds of Truth (love) and illusion (fear) are like parallel universes; with every thought we make a choice which one to inhabit. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The worlds of Truth (love) and illusion (fear) are like parallel universes; with every thought we make a choice which one to inhabit.


Quote: The part of the brain that is watching the television and is on the computer at the same time, preparing to jump onto the treadmill for 15 minutes, might be able to lead into sex, but it would be hard put to lead us to romance, or to real authentic human connection. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

The part of the brain that is watching the television and is on the computer at the same time, preparing to jump onto the treadmill for 15 minutes, might be able to lead into sex, but it would be hard put to lead us to romance, or to real authentic human connection.


Quote: Problems come about when we try to direct the flow of the universe rather than allow it to reveal its own design. Inherent in that design is a love for all living things. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Problems come about when we try to direct the flow of the universe rather than allow it to reveal its own design. Inherent in that design is a love for all living things.


Quote: The desire for transcendence is intimately connected with the desire for creativity. It is just as essential to who and what we are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The desire for transcendence is intimately connected with the desire for creativity. It is just as essential to who and what we are.


Quote: Our spiritual mission is not to ignore the darkness, but to bring light TO the darkness. Ignoring darkness does not dispel it; only the light does. That is the difference between denial and transcendence. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Our spiritual mission is not to ignore the darkness, but to bring light TO the darkness. Ignoring darkness does not dispel it; only the light does. That is the difference between denial and transcendence.


Quote: By the time something reaches the cover of Time magazine, it's old news anyway. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

By the time something reaches the cover of Time magazine, it's old news anyway.


Quote: The way of the miracle-worker is to see all human behavior as one two things: either love, or a call for love. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The way of the miracle-worker is to see all human behavior as one two things: either love, or a call for love.


Quote: To bear witness to all the unnecessary suffering on the planet and make ourselves available to service -- whatever that means for each of us. We go deep in our personal relationships in America, but we need to go deep in our public relationships as well. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

To bear witness to all the unnecessary suffering on the planet and make ourselves available to service -- whatever that means for each of us. We go deep in our personal relationships in America, but we need to go deep in our public relationships as well.


Quote: No company or organization filled with unhappy people will ultimately rise to its highest potential. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

No company or organization filled with unhappy people will ultimately rise to its highest potential.


Quote: The reason so many of us are obsessed with becoming stars is because we are not yet starring in our own lives. The cosmic spotlight isn't pointed at you, it radiates from within you. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The reason so many of us are obsessed with becoming stars is because we are not yet starring in our own lives. The cosmic spotlight isn't pointed at you, it radiates from within you.


Quote: In the area of work and money, we have one of the most intense gaps between fear-based and love-based thought. It's not that a miracle mindset applies to work and money any more than it applies to anything else; rather, it applies there no less than anywhere else. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

In the area of work and money, we have one of the most intense gaps between fear-based and love-based thought. It's not that a miracle mindset applies to work and money any more than it applies to anything else; rather, it applies there no less than anywhere else.


Quote: Your personal power is not something that is going to reveal itself at some later date. Your power is a result of your decision to reveal it. You are powerful in whatever moment you choose to be. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Your personal power is not something that is going to reveal itself at some later date. Your power is a result of your decision to reveal it. You are powerful in whatever moment you choose to be.


Quote: Your future isn't programmed by your past; it's programmed by your thoughts. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Your future isn't programmed by your past; it's programmed by your thoughts.


Quote: There is a lot to look at when you are serious about transformation. You look at everything you've ever done, every circumstance you've ever been in, cleaning up everything in your past. Reconciling, forgiving others, forgiving yourself. It's a lot of work, actually. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

There is a lot to look at when you are serious about transformation. You look at everything you've ever done, every circumstance you've ever been in, cleaning up everything in your past. Reconciling, forgiving others, forgiving yourself. It's a lot of work, actually.


Quote: If a person is fearful, it is a fearful time. If a person is hopeful, it's a hopeful time. If you look at world events one way, fear is reasonable. If you look at the world another way, hope is justified. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

If a person is fearful, it is a fearful time. If a person is hopeful, it's a hopeful time. If you look at world events one way, fear is reasonable. If you look at the world another way, hope is justified.


Quote: When we approach love and creativity with the level of conviction that the powers-that-be in the world today are approaching hatred and destruction, then and only then will we have a chance. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When we approach love and creativity with the level of conviction that the powers-that-be in the world today are approaching hatred and destruction, then and only then will we have a chance.


Quote: Happiness requires that we give up a worldly orientation-not worldly things, but a worldly attachment to things. We have to surrender all outcomes. We have to live here but appreciate the joke. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Happiness requires that we give up a worldly orientation-not worldly things, but a worldly attachment to things. We have to surrender all outcomes. We have to live here but appreciate the joke.


Quote: We are graced with a greater capacity for direct contact with our own higher power than most of us are in the habit of using. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We are graced with a greater capacity for direct contact with our own higher power than most of us are in the habit of using.


Quote: To the extent to which we believe in this world, we are heir to the laws which rule this place. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

To the extent to which we believe in this world, we are heir to the laws which rule this place.


Quote: We're hallucinating. And that's what this world is: a mass hallucination, where fear seems more real than love. Fear is an illusion. Our craziness, paranoia, anxiety and trauma are literally all imagined. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We're hallucinating. And that's what this world is: a mass hallucination, where fear seems more real than love. Fear is an illusion. Our craziness, paranoia, anxiety and trauma are literally all imagined.


Quote: Spiritual progress is like detoxification. Things have to come up in order to be released. Once we have asked to be healed, then our unhealed places are forced to the surface. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Spiritual progress is like detoxification. Things have to come up in order to be released. Once we have asked to be healed, then our unhealed places are forced to the surface.


Quote: Anything having to do with what is happening inside people has political significance to me. That is why I like the term holistic politics. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Anything having to do with what is happening inside people has political significance to me. That is why I like the term holistic politics.


Quote: Some people think it's naive to think we can make love our new bottom line. What I believe is naive is thinking human civilization as we know it will survive another two hundred years if we do not. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Some people think it's naive to think we can make love our new bottom line. What I believe is naive is thinking human civilization as we know it will survive another two hundred years if we do not.


Quote: There is a dichotomy between people who feel economic principles should order human civilization and people who believe humanitarian principles should order human civilization. That essential disagreement is underlying practically all our world drama. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

There is a dichotomy between people who feel economic principles should order human civilization and people who believe humanitarian principles should order human civilization. That essential disagreement is underlying practically all our world drama.


Quote: We need to shift from an economic to a humanitarian organizing principle for human civilization. And women, en masse, should be saying so. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We need to shift from an economic to a humanitarian organizing principle for human civilization. And women, en masse, should be saying so.


Quote: A relationship is not meant to be the joining at the hip of two emotional invalids. The purpose of a relationship is not for two incomplete people to become one, but rather, for two complete people to join together for the greater glory of God. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A relationship is not meant to be the joining at the hip of two emotional invalids. The purpose of a relationship is not for two incomplete people to become one, but rather, for two complete people to join together for the greater glory of God.


Quote: Love is insistent on its own continuation. Every fraction of a second, someone somewhere falls in love, a former enemy becomes a friend, and a newborn baby is born into the world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Love is insistent on its own continuation. Every fraction of a second, someone somewhere falls in love, a former enemy becomes a friend, and a newborn baby is born into the world.


Quote: Love has a way of showing you to yourself, whether through satisfaction or humiliation. It hovers over you like a magnifying glass you cannot escape, intensifying the slightest feelings of either delight or shame. No other experience makes so obvious the realities of both heaven and hell. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote: Love has a way of showing you to yourself, whether through satisfaction or humiliation. It hovers over you like a magnifying glass you cannot escape, intensifying the slightest feelings of either delight or shame. No other experience makes so obvious the realities of both heaven and hell.- black text on quotes background

Love has a way of showing you to yourself, whether through satisfaction or humiliation. It hovers over you like a magnifying glass you cannot escape, intensifying the slightest feelings of either delight or shame. No other experience makes so obvious the realities of both heaven and hell.


Quote: The universe is an infinite opportunity creation machine. In every instant, the possibility of greater possibility is programmed into the nature of things. Love creates the conduit through which new possibility enters our experience, and lovelessness keeps it at bay. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

The universe is an infinite opportunity creation machine. In every instant, the possibility of greater possibility is programmed into the nature of things. Love creates the conduit through which new possibility enters our experience, and lovelessness keeps it at bay.


Quote: The only way to end a culture of violence is to proactively create a culture of peace. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The only way to end a culture of violence is to proactively create a culture of peace.


Quote: The Universe is either expressing a miracle or is pregnant with the next one. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The Universe is either expressing a miracle or is pregnant with the next one.


Quote: The Light in you is the unalterable truth of who you are. You can deny it and obscure it, but you cannot uncreate it. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The Light in you is the unalterable truth of who you are. You can deny it and obscure it, but you cannot uncreate it.


Quote: Silence is the Sabbath of the soul. Therein we rest, and therein we hear everything. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Silence is the Sabbath of the soul. Therein we rest, and therein we hear everything.


Quote: Claim the possibility of a miraculous shift toward global transformation, allow the thought to move through you like a wave of energy, then emerge ready for the task of doing your part to make it happen. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Claim the possibility of a miraculous shift toward global transformation, allow the thought to move through you like a wave of energy, then emerge ready for the task of doing your part to make it happen.


Quote: God isn't a noun but a process...a continual, infinitely creative outpouring of love and light onto all living things. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

God isn't a noun but a process...a continual, infinitely creative outpouring of love and light onto all living things.


Quote: We cannot give what we do not have: We cannot bring peace to the world if we ourselves are not peaceful. We cannot bring love to the world if we ourselves are not loving. Our true gift to ourselves and others lies not in what we have but in who we are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We cannot give what we do not have: We cannot bring peace to the world if we ourselves are not peaceful. We cannot bring love to the world if we ourselves are not loving. Our true gift to ourselves and others lies not in what we have but in who we are.


Quote: Every relationship, every situation is part of a divinely created and highly specific curriculum for your soul growth. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Every relationship, every situation is part of a divinely created and highly specific curriculum for your soul growth.


Quote: The world as we know it is falling apart at the seams, because it's an inadequate container for the truth of who we are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The world as we know it is falling apart at the seams, because it's an inadequate container for the truth of who we are.


Quote: We are always pregnant with a truer version of ourselves. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We are always pregnant with a truer version of ourselves.


Quote: The transformation from body identification to spirit identification is the purpose of our lives. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The transformation from body identification to spirit identification is the purpose of our lives.


Quote: The pain itself is a product or a reflection of how I am interpreting whatever it is that is causing me pain. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The pain itself is a product or a reflection of how I am interpreting whatever it is that is causing me pain.


Quote: Yes, we see that there are problems in the world. But we believe in a universal force that, when activated by the human heart, has the power to make all things right. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Yes, we see that there are problems in the world. But we believe in a universal force that, when activated by the human heart, has the power to make all things right.


Quote: I believe there is an evolutionary impulse toward good that is etched on every human heart. It is placed there by the hand of God. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I believe there is an evolutionary impulse toward good that is etched on every human heart. It is placed there by the hand of God.


Quote: We are living at an extraordinary time in human history. And for many of us things are great. Things are great for me. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We are living at an extraordinary time in human history. And for many of us things are great. Things are great for me.


Quote: To me, that's the important issue about spiritual principle: that you recognize it as both that which saves you from the self-sabotaging mind and that which heals you and lifts you up when you succumb to it and attract whatever personal disaster you attract. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

To me, that's the important issue about spiritual principle: that you recognize it as both that which saves you from the self-sabotaging mind and that which heals you and lifts you up when you succumb to it and attract whatever personal disaster you attract.


Quote: I honor my grief. I try to be kinder to myself. I give myself time to move through and to process whatever is making me sad. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I honor my grief. I try to be kinder to myself. I give myself time to move through and to process whatever is making me sad.


Quote: Our deepest human need is not material at all. Our deepest need is to be seen. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Our deepest human need is not material at all. Our deepest need is to be seen.


Quote: Empires always have the hubris to think they are indestructible, when in fact they are always unsustainable. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Empires always have the hubris to think they are indestructible, when in fact they are always unsustainable.


Quote: We need love -- an awesome love grounded in the evolutionary potential for life on Earth -- to become the organizing principle for human society. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We need love -- an awesome love grounded in the evolutionary potential for life on Earth -- to become the organizing principle for human society.


Quote: Genuine transcendence doesn't just look away from human suffering and say, I am at peace, so I'm at the mountaintop. Genuine transcendence looks human suffering in the eye and attains peace because of a faith in things unseen. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Genuine transcendence doesn't just look away from human suffering and say, I am at peace, so I'm at the mountaintop. Genuine transcendence looks human suffering in the eye and attains peace because of a faith in things unseen.


Quote: I don't feel there is any spiritual or metaphysical justification for turning our backs on human suffering. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I don't feel there is any spiritual or metaphysical justification for turning our backs on human suffering.


Quote: The work of intimacy, of course, is to learn to both show your own illumination, and to see it in a way that the physical eyes cannot reveal. In a way that only the heart can reveal: the illumined beauty in another person. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The work of intimacy, of course, is to learn to both show your own illumination, and to see it in a way that the physical eyes cannot reveal. In a way that only the heart can reveal: the illumined beauty in another person.


Quote: Real liberation for men means that they can explore and integrate their feminine aspects of consciousness. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Real liberation for men means that they can explore and integrate their feminine aspects of consciousness.


Quote: Liberation also means that even though I'm a woman I have masculine parts of my temperament which I can safely explore and integrate into my experience. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Liberation also means that even though I'm a woman I have masculine parts of my temperament which I can safely explore and integrate into my experience.


Quote: It's tempting, when confronted by political malfeasance, to become so absorbed with its symptom that we give too little attention to treating its cause. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

It's tempting, when confronted by political malfeasance, to become so absorbed with its symptom that we give too little attention to treating its cause.


Quote: There is nothing Madison Avenue can give us that will make us more beautiful women. We are beautiful because God created us that way. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

There is nothing Madison Avenue can give us that will make us more beautiful women. We are beautiful because God created us that way.


Quote: Personal growth can be painful, because it can make us feel ashamed and humiliated to face our own darkness. But our spiritual goal is the journey out of fear-based, painful mental habit patterns, to those of love and peace. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Personal growth can be painful, because it can make us feel ashamed and humiliated to face our own darkness. But our spiritual goal is the journey out of fear-based, painful mental habit patterns, to those of love and peace.


Quote: When the heart is pierced, there is pain, yes, but also an invitation to a greater becoming. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When the heart is pierced, there is pain, yes, but also an invitation to a greater becoming.


Quote: We can invoke spiritual compensation when we find ourselves in situations of material lack. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We can invoke spiritual compensation when we find ourselves in situations of material lack.


Quote: In the Kabbala, it says that we receive the light in order to impart the light, and thus we repair the world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

In the Kabbala, it says that we receive the light in order to impart the light, and thus we repair the world.


Quote: Even though modern life in many ways is nothing short of exhausting, we need to take responsibility for what is necessary to combat the stress and exhaustion of modern life. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Even though modern life in many ways is nothing short of exhausting, we need to take responsibility for what is necessary to combat the stress and exhaustion of modern life.


Quote: Spiritual growth increases our sense of what's possible. And as we sense new possibility, we can step into that possibility. With every word, every thought, every action, we choose what we wish to call forth in life. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Spiritual growth increases our sense of what's possible. And as we sense new possibility, we can step into that possibility. With every word, every thought, every action, we choose what we wish to call forth in life.


Quote: No matter what is happening in the world of appearances,  beyond the veil of illusion there is love and only Love. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

No matter what is happening in the world of appearances, beyond the veil of illusion there is love and only Love.


Quote: Love is everywhere, but if our eyes aren't open to see it, we miss out. Who among us hasn't missed out on love because we were looking for it in one package and it came in another? Our problem is rarely a lack of love so much as a mental block to our awareness of its presence.*. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

Love is everywhere, but if our eyes aren't open to see it, we miss out. Who among us hasn't missed out on love because we were looking for it in one package and it came in another? Our problem is rarely a lack of love so much as a mental block to our awareness of its presence.*.


Quote: From a pure metaphysical perspective, there is no world outside ourselves. So, at the deepest level, the state of the planet is more a reflection of the consciousness of mankind than the consciousness of mankind is a reflection of world events. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

From a pure metaphysical perspective, there is no world outside ourselves. So, at the deepest level, the state of the planet is more a reflection of the consciousness of mankind than the consciousness of mankind is a reflection of world events.


Quote: The secret of success is to realize that the crisis on our planet is much larger than just deciding what to do with your own life. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The secret of success is to realize that the crisis on our planet is much larger than just deciding what to do with your own life.


Quote: What emerges from the silence is the deafening sound of an old world disintegrating. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

What emerges from the silence is the deafening sound of an old world disintegrating.


Quote: Nervous breakdowns can be highly underrated methods of spiritual transformation. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Nervous breakdowns can be highly underrated methods of spiritual transformation.


Quote: If I had to choose between a narrow-minded woman or a man who was an enlightened thinker, I would vote for the man. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

If I had to choose between a narrow-minded woman or a man who was an enlightened thinker, I would vote for the man.


Quote: A person acting from a motivation of contribution and service rises to such a level of moral authority that worldly success is a natural result. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A person acting from a motivation of contribution and service rises to such a level of moral authority that worldly success is a natural result.


Quote: Things don't spiral out of control when we surrender them; they spiral out of control when we try to control them! by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Things don't spiral out of control when we surrender them; they spiral out of control when we try to control them!


Quote: I personally am not a total pacifist. I do believe there is such a thing as a just war. I believe, for instance, the effort to destroy the Nazi regime militarily was justified military action. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I personally am not a total pacifist. I do believe there is such a thing as a just war. I believe, for instance, the effort to destroy the Nazi regime militarily was justified military action.


Quote: Anyone who is speaking of a greater compassion, a greater humanitarian concern, is a leader paving the path we all need to follow. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Anyone who is speaking of a greater compassion, a greater humanitarian concern, is a leader paving the path we all need to follow.


Quote: Imagine a temple inside your mind, a haven from the chaos of the world. Visit often. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Imagine a temple inside your mind, a haven from the chaos of the world. Visit often.


Quote: I have no doubt that the lies Trump told on the campaign trail will come crashing back at him in karmic retribution. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I have no doubt that the lies Trump told on the campaign trail will come crashing back at him in karmic retribution.


Quote: I'm proud to say I was part of a movement in which we sang 'All You Need Is Love' at political rallies. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I'm proud to say I was part of a movement in which we sang 'All You Need Is Love' at political rallies.


Quote: I believe the human race is ready to make a quantum leap forward spiritually and morally. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I believe the human race is ready to make a quantum leap forward spiritually and morally.


Quote: There is a collective force rising up on the earth today, an energy of the reborn feminine... This is a time of monumental shift, from the male dominance of human consciousness back to a balanced relationship between masculine and feminine. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

There is a collective force rising up on the earth today, an energy of the reborn feminine... This is a time of monumental shift, from the male dominance of human consciousness back to a balanced relationship between masculine and feminine.


Quote: Newtonian physics is over. You don't act on the world to change the world. You realize the world is a projection of your inner self. If you change, the world changes. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Newtonian physics is over. You don't act on the world to change the world. You realize the world is a projection of your inner self. If you change, the world changes.


Quote: The implication was that if you had any skepticism whatsoever, you were anti-science. I think there's a difference between having skepticism about science and having skepticism about the pharmaceutical industry. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The implication was that if you had any skepticism whatsoever, you were anti-science. I think there's a difference between having skepticism about science and having skepticism about the pharmaceutical industry.


Quote: A healthy, vital society is not one in which we all agree. It is one in which those who disagree can do so with honor and respect for other people's opinions... and an appreciation of our shared humanity. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A healthy, vital society is not one in which we all agree. It is one in which those who disagree can do so with honor and respect for other people's opinions... and an appreciation of our shared humanity.


Quote: I think there is a place where self-awareness becomes self-preoccupation if you don't take what you have discovered and bring it to bear on the conditions of the world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I think there is a place where self-awareness becomes self-preoccupation if you don't take what you have discovered and bring it to bear on the conditions of the world.


Quote: Of course, a woman's choice to go out into the world is a very significant thing. But part of real liberation is recognizing that mothering is every bit as important as other kinds of work. I actually believe it's more important than anything we do out in the world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

Of course, a woman's choice to go out into the world is a very significant thing. But part of real liberation is recognizing that mothering is every bit as important as other kinds of work. I actually believe it's more important than anything we do out in the world.


Quote: There is nothing enlightening about shrinking so that other people. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

There is nothing enlightening about shrinking so that other people.


Quote: I think we're ripe for social revolution now. There is the necessary yearning, and the necessary, or at least incipient, outrage. And there is an inchoate knowing that all is not right. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I think we're ripe for social revolution now. There is the necessary yearning, and the necessary, or at least incipient, outrage. And there is an inchoate knowing that all is not right.


Quote: The love in me salutes the love in you. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The love in me salutes the love in you.


Quote: Love, when it is a sacred quest, is a space of resurrection and repair. It does more than help us survive a soulless world; it helps us to transform. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Love, when it is a sacred quest, is a space of resurrection and repair. It does more than help us survive a soulless world; it helps us to transform.


Quote: My father was a deeply committed humanitarian. He was a fighter for social justice. He was spirited in the deepest sense. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

My father was a deeply committed humanitarian. He was a fighter for social justice. He was spirited in the deepest sense.


Quote: Given how deeply the ways of war have penetrated our collective consciousness, it will take spiritual power to turn the issue around. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Given how deeply the ways of war have penetrated our collective consciousness, it will take spiritual power to turn the issue around.


Quote: You receive the light through what you read, through what you hear in meditation, or through some spiritual practice. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

You receive the light through what you read, through what you hear in meditation, or through some spiritual practice.


Quote: People who are meditating every day and involved in a serious spiritual practice don't usually wake up in the morning and want to rush out to eat a bunch of junk food. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

People who are meditating every day and involved in a serious spiritual practice don't usually wake up in the morning and want to rush out to eat a bunch of junk food.


Quote: A primary goal of the spiritual life is to learn to quiet the mind through prayer and meditation, through spiritual practice, so that we can hear what in both Judaism and Christianity, is called the small, still voice within. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A primary goal of the spiritual life is to learn to quiet the mind through prayer and meditation, through spiritual practice, so that we can hear what in both Judaism and Christianity, is called the small, still voice within.


Quote: The power to rethink a situation is our greatest tool for transforming the world. This notion is taking hold in medicine, in business, in education. But not in politics and the media. They are the last holdouts of old-paradigm thinking. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The power to rethink a situation is our greatest tool for transforming the world. This notion is taking hold in medicine, in business, in education. But not in politics and the media. They are the last holdouts of old-paradigm thinking.


Quote: Successful businesses create jobs; that is true. But the notion that if we cut taxes enough for the very rich and for already hugely profitable businesses, then all that money will trickle down to everyone else in the form of job creation is simply false. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Successful businesses create jobs; that is true. But the notion that if we cut taxes enough for the very rich and for already hugely profitable businesses, then all that money will trickle down to everyone else in the form of job creation is simply false.


Quote: Increasing meaning and joy on the planet is the ultimate goal because within that space all evil is cast out. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Increasing meaning and joy on the planet is the ultimate goal because within that space all evil is cast out.


Quote: Our religious institutions have far too often become handmaidens of the status quo, while the genuine religious experience is anything but that. True religion is by nature disruptive of
 what has been, giving birth to the eternally new. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Our religious institutions have far too often become handmaidens of the status quo, while the genuine religious experience is anything but that. True religion is by nature disruptive of
what has been, giving birth to the eternally new.


Quote: I'm not a doom-and-gloom person. But I think there is a difference between transcendence and denial, and much of the Western world is in major denial today. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I'm not a doom-and-gloom person. But I think there is a difference between transcendence and denial, and much of the Western world is in major denial today.


Quote: To trust in the force that moves the universe is faith. Faith isn't blind, it's visionary. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

To trust in the force that moves the universe is faith. Faith isn't blind, it's visionary.


Quote: We are so trained in the thought system of fear and attack that we get to the point where natural thinking -- love -- feels unnatural and unnatural thinking -- fear -- feels natural. It takes real discipline and training to unlearn the thought system of fear. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We are so trained in the thought system of fear and attack that we get to the point where natural thinking -- love -- feels unnatural and unnatural thinking -- fear -- feels natural. It takes real discipline and training to unlearn the thought system of fear.


Quote: No matter what's happening in your life, you can change the trajectory of events by closing your eyes, reviewing your thought and behavior, and sending love wherever you've been withholding it. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

No matter what's happening in your life, you can change the trajectory of events by closing your eyes, reviewing your thought and behavior, and sending love wherever you've been withholding it.


Quote: Think of one person who you are tempted for any reason to withhold love from, and pray for their happiness. In that moment your pain will stop. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Think of one person who you are tempted for any reason to withhold love from, and pray for their happiness. In that moment your pain will stop.


Quote: Withholding love is a form of self-sabotage, as what we withhold from others we are withholding from ourselves. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Withholding love is a form of self-sabotage, as what we withhold from others we are withholding from ourselves.


Quote: I do know middle age can bring greater depth, greater wisdom, greater capacity for love, greater capacity for relationship, greater consciousness and desire to serve and awareness of the fate of mankind -- all these wonderful things, yes. And I know I'm getting there. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

I do know middle age can bring greater depth, greater wisdom, greater capacity for love, greater capacity for relationship, greater consciousness and desire to serve and awareness of the fate of mankind -- all these wonderful things, yes. And I know I'm getting there.


Quote: I think the vast majority of Americans would have supported military action to stop the second plane from hitting the World Trade Center, if that had been possible. I would have been among them. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I think the vast majority of Americans would have supported military action to stop the second plane from hitting the World Trade Center, if that had been possible. I would have been among them.


Quote: Miracle workers learn to keep their own counsel. Something that's important to know about spiritual wisdom is that, when spoken at the wrong time, in the wrong place, or to the wrong person, the one who speaks sounds more like a fool than a wise one. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Miracle workers learn to keep their own counsel. Something that's important to know about spiritual wisdom is that, when spoken at the wrong time, in the wrong place, or to the wrong person, the one who speaks sounds more like a fool than a wise one.


Quote: When you realize that the real breakthroughs come from levels of higher consciousness, then you also realize that the achievement of maturity and wisdom is the most powerful generator of new beginnings possible. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When you realize that the real breakthroughs come from levels of higher consciousness, then you also realize that the achievement of maturity and wisdom is the most powerful generator of new beginnings possible.


Quote: Your relationship with love is your relationship with the essence of who you are. It affects your relationship with your body, and your relationship with food. When you realize that you are a spirit and that this body is a temple, then you want to treat it well. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Your relationship with love is your relationship with the essence of who you are. It affects your relationship with your body, and your relationship with food. When you realize that you are a spirit and that this body is a temple, then you want to treat it well.


Quote: May my heart be your shelter, and my arms be your home. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

May my heart be your shelter, and my arms be your home.


Quote: Relationships never end, because they're of the mind; only bodies can separate. When you're missing someone, know it just means that on a soul level they've come to visit. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Relationships never end, because they're of the mind; only bodies can separate. When you're missing someone, know it just means that on a soul level they've come to visit.


Quote: The world is meant to be a safe and nurturing environment for children. The fact that it isn't is a sacred call to action for every conscious woman. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The world is meant to be a safe and nurturing environment for children. The fact that it isn't is a sacred call to action for every conscious woman.


Quote: The ultimate high is a creative surge of inner knowing, bursting forth through personal constriction and given as a gift to the universe around us. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The ultimate high is a creative surge of inner knowing, bursting forth through personal constriction and given as a gift to the universe around us.


Quote: A princess attracts a prince, and a queen attracts a king. Women who whine attract men who whine. Women full of the lioness heart attract men who are full of the lion. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A princess attracts a prince, and a queen attracts a king. Women who whine attract men who whine. Women full of the lioness heart attract men who are full of the lion.


Quote: We must relinquish the paradigm of men as power with women as support and instead embrace the image of both men and women as powers, with each supporting the other. Any man who holds a woman back is not a man a woman can afford to be with. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We must relinquish the paradigm of men as power with women as support and instead embrace the image of both men and women as powers, with each supporting the other. Any man who holds a woman back is not a man a woman can afford to be with.


Quote: In the presence of resistance, we clam up. In the presence of approval, we blossom into goddesses. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

In the presence of resistance, we clam up. In the presence of approval, we blossom into goddesses.


Quote: The creative spirit thrives on freedom and daring. Many of history's most creative women have not been married. As for the priestesses of olden times, don't even think about it. Priestesses were spiritual mermaids, and a lot of men were drowning. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The creative spirit thrives on freedom and daring. Many of history's most creative women have not been married. As for the priestesses of olden times, don't even think about it. Priestesses were spiritual mermaids, and a lot of men were drowning.


Quote: When we do not recognize our cosmic function, our own hearts break, and so does the heart of the world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When we do not recognize our cosmic function, our own hearts break, and so does the heart of the world.


Quote: Embracing joy heals depression. Then we become the ones who teach the meaning of joy to our children, as well as allowing them to teach it to us. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Embracing joy heals depression. Then we become the ones who teach the meaning of joy to our children, as well as allowing them to teach it to us.


Quote: When we are without joy, we grope in the dark. When we are centered in joy, we attain our wisdom. A joyful woman, by merely being, says it all. The world is terrified of joyful women. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When we are without joy, we grope in the dark. When we are centered in joy, we attain our wisdom. A joyful woman, by merely being, says it all. The world is terrified of joyful women.


Quote: We have the opportunity to forge a marriage between the masculine and feminine, more potent and more vibrant than any we have experienced on the earth for ages -- more beautiful, perhaps, than any the earth has ever known. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We have the opportunity to forge a marriage between the masculine and feminine, more potent and more vibrant than any we have experienced on the earth for ages -- more beautiful, perhaps, than any the earth has ever known.


Quote: Every act of kindness on your part is a boost to your own immune system. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Every act of kindness on your part is a boost to your own immune system.


Quote: Every thought creates form on some level and all that our physical experience is -- is a reflection of our thoughts. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Every thought creates form on some level and all that our physical experience is -- is a reflection of our thoughts.


Quote: Taking the time to meditate is as important as taking the time to breathe. One pumps oxygen into the body, the other pumps peace into the mind. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Taking the time to meditate is as important as taking the time to breathe. One pumps oxygen into the body, the other pumps peace into the mind.


Quote: For every person who might reject you if you live your truth, there are ten others who will embrace you and welcome you home. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

For every person who might reject you if you live your truth, there are ten others who will embrace you and welcome you home.


Quote: If you want to end darkness you cannot beat it with a baseball bat, you have to turn on a light. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

If you want to end darkness you cannot beat it with a baseball bat, you have to turn on a light.


Quote: The choice to be used as an instrument of love, right here, right now, is a choice for personal empowerment. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The choice to be used as an instrument of love, right here, right now, is a choice for personal empowerment.


Quote: Spiritual wisdom is now available to everyone, disseminated to the masses as never before in world history. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Spiritual wisdom is now available to everyone, disseminated to the masses as never before in world history.


Quote: Sometimes sadness is appropriate. Not something to run from, not something to numb...just something to feel. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Sometimes sadness is appropriate. Not something to run from, not something to numb...just something to feel.


Quote: Once you know that every moment and every person and every situation has something to teach you, you're a student all day. You know it's the depth of your observation that is the issue -- not how much the world has to show you. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Once you know that every moment and every person and every situation has something to teach you, you're a student all day. You know it's the depth of your observation that is the issue -- not how much the world has to show you.


Quote: These are very serious times, and serious people need to be doing some serious thinking. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

These are very serious times, and serious people need to be doing some serious thinking.


Quote: Every decision you make reflects your evaluation of who you are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Every decision you make reflects your evaluation of who you are.


Quote: Love in your mind produces love in your life. This is the meaning of Heaven. Fear in your mind produces fear in your life. This is the meaning of hell. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Love in your mind produces love in your life. This is the meaning of Heaven. Fear in your mind produces fear in your life. This is the meaning of hell.


Quote: No matter what mistakes we might have made yesterday, today is the day we can retrieve our innocence. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

No matter what mistakes we might have made yesterday, today is the day we can retrieve our innocence.


Quote: Miracles arise from conviction. Be convicted about these things: Miracles can happen. Miracles do happen. Love makes them happen. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Miracles arise from conviction. Be convicted about these things: Miracles can happen. Miracles do happen. Love makes them happen.


Quote: Often miracles are happening right in front of our eyes, but we think they should look different, so we miss them though they're right there. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Often miracles are happening right in front of our eyes, but we think they should look different, so we miss them though they're right there.


Quote: Miracles begin when we consider the possibility that there might be another way. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Miracles begin when we consider the possibility that there might be another way.


Quote: On any given day, in any given moment, something could happen that opens up for you an entirely new path. Be still, be alert, be ready. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

On any given day, in any given moment, something could happen that opens up for you an entirely new path. Be still, be alert, be ready.


Quote: Change is in the air, as old patterns fall away and new energies are emerging. Consciously release what needs to be released, and welcome with a full embrace the newness you've prayed for and so richly deserve. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Change is in the air, as old patterns fall away and new energies are emerging. Consciously release what needs to be released, and welcome with a full embrace the newness you've prayed for and so richly deserve.


Quote: The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.


Quote: Your playing small does not serve the world. Who are you not to be great? by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Your playing small does not serve the world. Who are you not to be great?


Quote: The path to self-esteem lies in getting over yourself. There is nothing to esteem about our smaller dramas; it's our commitment to something beyond ourselves that is truly estimable to ourself and others. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The path to self-esteem lies in getting over yourself. There is nothing to esteem about our smaller dramas; it's our commitment to something beyond ourselves that is truly estimable to ourself and others.


Quote: Think of everything you've ever experienced that was painful; that's the meaning of Good Friday. Think of all the ways that love ultimately healed your heart; that's the meaning of Easter. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Think of everything you've ever experienced that was painful; that's the meaning of Good Friday. Think of all the ways that love ultimately healed your heart; that's the meaning of Easter.


Quote: Withholding love is a form of self-sabotage, as what we withhold from others, we are withholding from ourselves. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Withholding love is a form of self-sabotage, as what we withhold from others, we are withholding from ourselves.


Quote: Life as we knew it is passing away, and something new is emerging to take its place, The Gift of Change: Spiritual Guidance for a Radically New Life. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Life as we knew it is passing away, and something new is emerging to take its place, The Gift of Change: Spiritual Guidance for a Radically New Life.


Quote: You don't need a new life, just a new lens through which to view the one you have. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

You don't need a new life, just a new lens through which to view the one you have.


Quote: Imagine the most outrageously positive possibility for your life, claim it, and consider it done. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Imagine the most outrageously positive possibility for your life, claim it, and consider it done.


Quote: A change of heart leads to change in behavior, and a change in behavior leads to changing the world. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A change of heart leads to change in behavior, and a change in behavior leads to changing the world.


Quote: Darkness is merely the absence of light, and fear is merely the absence of love. If we want to be rid of fear, we cannot fight it but must replace it with love. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Darkness is merely the absence of light, and fear is merely the absence of love. If we want to be rid of fear, we cannot fight it but must replace it with love.


Quote: A miracle is a shift in perception from fear to love-from a belief in what is not real, to faith in that which is. That shift in perception changes everything. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

A miracle is a shift in perception from fear to love-from a belief in what is not real, to faith in that which is. That shift in perception changes everything.


Quote: Love is a hero's journey, and the hero's journey is a noble but difficult path. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Love is a hero's journey, and the hero's journey is a noble but difficult path.


Quote: It is not too late. You are not too old. You are right on time-And you are better than you know. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

It is not too late. You are not too old. You are right on time-And you are better than you know.


Quote: Always be open to new beginnings. To the universe, every moment is the start of the next big thing in your life. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Always be open to new beginnings. To the universe, every moment is the start of the next big thing in your life.


Quote: The miracle often lies outside our comfort zone. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The miracle often lies outside our comfort zone.


Quote: Until we have met the monsters in ourselves, we keep trying to slay them in the outer world. And we find that we cannot. For all darkness in the world stems from darkness in the heart. And it is there that we must do our work. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Until we have met the monsters in ourselves, we keep trying to slay them in the outer world. And we find that we cannot. For all darkness in the world stems from darkness in the heart. And it is there that we must do our work.


Quote: Light is to darkness what love is to fear; in the presence of one the other disappears. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Light is to darkness what love is to fear; in the presence of one the other disappears.


Quote: We were born to make manifest the glory of God within us. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We were born to make manifest the glory of God within us.


Quote: Behind every fear, there is a miracle waiting. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Behind every fear, there is a miracle waiting.


Quote: Every change is a challenge to become who we really are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Every change is a challenge to become who we really are.


Quote: We are afraid to allow ourselves to blossom fully because of the general disapproval that fills our air whenever a 'little lady' forgets her place. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We are afraid to allow ourselves to blossom fully because of the general disapproval that fills our air whenever a 'little lady' forgets her place.


Quote: Men in our culture have been spoiled, treated with false reverence instead of respect. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Men in our culture have been spoiled, treated with false reverence instead of respect.


Quote: We don't know how to be women because we were taught it was not OK to be girls. Our most natural impulses were thwarted and distorted. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We don't know how to be women because we were taught it was not OK to be girls. Our most natural impulses were thwarted and distorted.


Quote: You need not apologize for being brilliant, talented, gorgeous, rich, or smart. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

You need not apologize for being brilliant, talented, gorgeous, rich, or smart.


Quote: Karma means that all actions have consequences. Grace means that in a moment of atonement -taking responsibility, making amends, asking for forgiveness -- all karma is burned. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Karma means that all actions have consequences. Grace means that in a moment of atonement -taking responsibility, making amends, asking for forgiveness -- all karma is burned.


Quote: When we surrender to God, we let go of our attachment to how things happen on the outside, and we become more concerned with what happens on the inside. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

When we surrender to God, we let go of our attachment to how things happen on the outside, and we become more concerned with what happens on the inside.


Quote: The love is real in any situation; everything else is just an illusion. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The love is real in any situation; everything else is just an illusion.


Quote: Always seek less turbulent skies. Hurt. Fly above it. Betrayal. Fly above it. Anger. Fly above it. You are the one who is flying the plane. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Always seek less turbulent skies. Hurt. Fly above it. Betrayal. Fly above it. Anger. Fly above it. You are the one who is flying the plane.


Quote: No one is any more or any less important than you are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

No one is any more or any less important than you are.


Quote: Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.


Quote: I am a glorious child of God. I am joyful, serene, positive, and loving. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

I am a glorious child of God. I am joyful, serene, positive, and loving.


Quote: Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called All the Things That Could Go Wrong. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Children are happy because they don't have a file in their minds called All the Things That Could Go Wrong.


Quote: Ego says, Once everything falls into place, I'll feel peace. Spirit says, Find your peace, and then everything will fall into place. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Ego says, Once everything falls into place, I'll feel peace. Spirit says, Find your peace, and then everything will fall into place.


Quote: We do not heal the past by dwelling there. We heal the past by living in the present. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We do not heal the past by dwelling there. We heal the past by living in the present.


Quote: The solution to low self-esteem is to get over yourself and get a higher purpose. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The solution to low self-esteem is to get over yourself and get a higher purpose.


Quote: The more mature we are, the more receptive we are. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The more mature we are, the more receptive we are.


Quote: Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.


Quote: Beyond drama and chaos, beyond anxiety and fear, lies a zone of endless peace and love. Let's all take a very deep breath, slow down for just a moment and remember this. That alone will open the door. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Beyond drama and chaos, beyond anxiety and fear, lies a zone of endless peace and love. Let's all take a very deep breath, slow down for just a moment and remember this. That alone will open the door.


Quote: Dear God, I give this time of quiet to You. Please dissolve my thoughts of stress and fear And deliver me to the inner place Where all is peace and love. Amen. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Dear God, I give this time of quiet to You. Please dissolve my thoughts of stress and fear And deliver me to the inner place Where all is peace and love. Amen.


Quote: Don't think small and expect to have a big life. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Don't think small and expect to have a big life.


Quote: It takes courage...to endure the sharp pains of self discovery rather than choose to take the dull pain of unconsciousness that would last the rest of our lives. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

It takes courage...to endure the sharp pains of self discovery rather than choose to take the dull pain of unconsciousness that would last the rest of our lives.


Quote: And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

And no one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.


Quote: Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of Marianne Williamson quote; white text on black background

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?


Quote: Just like a sunbeam can't separate itself from the sun, and a wave can't separate itself from the ocean, we can't separate ourselves from one another. We are all part of a vast sea of love, one indivisible divine mind. by author Marianne Williamson overlaid on photo of photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Just like a sunbeam can't separate itself from the sun, and a wave can't separate itself from the ocean, we can't separate ourselves from one another. We are all part of a vast sea of love, one indivisible divine mind.


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