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quote by Marianne Williamson: Spiritual growth involves giving up the stories of your past so the universe can write a new one. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson


quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

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

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: The desire for transcendence is intimately connected with the desire for creativity. It is just as essential to who and what we are. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

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

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

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

--Marianne Williamson

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

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Your future isn't programmed by your past; it's programmed by your thoughts. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

--Marianne Williamson


quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: To the extent to which we believe in this world, we are heir to the laws which rule this place. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Anything having to do with what is happening inside people has political significance to me. That is why I like the term holistic politics. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: We need to shift from an economic to a humanitarian organizing principle for human civilization. And women, en masse, should be saying so. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson


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

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: The Universe is either expressing a miracle or is pregnant with the next one. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: The Light in you is the unalterable truth of who you are. You can deny it and obscure it, but you cannot uncreate it. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Silence is the Sabbath of the soul. Therein we rest, and therein we hear everything. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

--Marianne Williamson

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

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: Every relationship, every situation is part of a divinely created and highly specific curriculum for your soul growth. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: We are always pregnant with a truer version of ourselves. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

We are always pregnant with a truer version of ourselves.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: The transformation from body identification to spirit identification is the purpose of our lives. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: The pain itself is a product or a reflection of how I am interpreting whatever it is that is causing me pain. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: We are living at an extraordinary time in human history. And for many of us things are great. Things are great for me. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Our deepest human need is not material at all. Our deepest need is to be seen. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

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

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

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

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: I don't feel there is any spiritual or metaphysical justification for turning our backs on human suffering. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

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

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: There is nothing Madison Avenue can give us that will make us more beautiful women. We are beautiful because God created us that way. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

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

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: We can invoke spiritual compensation when we find ourselves in situations of material lack. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: In the Kabbala, it says that we receive the light in order to impart the light, and thus we repair the world. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: No matter what is happening in the world of appearances,  beyond the veil of illusion there is love and only Love. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson


quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: What emerges from the silence is the deafening sound of an old world disintegrating. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Nervous breakdowns can be highly underrated methods of spiritual transformation. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

Nervous breakdowns can be highly underrated methods of spiritual transformation.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: If I had to choose between a narrow-minded woman or a man who was an enlightened thinker, I would vote for the man. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Things don't spiral out of control when we surrender them; they spiral out of control when we try to control them! with background image: 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!

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Anyone who is speaking of a greater compassion, a greater humanitarian concern, is a leader paving the path we all need to follow. with background image: 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.

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

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

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: I have no doubt that the lies Trump told on the campaign trail will come crashing back at him in karmic retribution. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: I'm proud to say I was part of a movement in which we sang 'All You Need Is Love' at political rallies. with background image: 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.

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

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

--Marianne Williamson

quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson


quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

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

There is nothing enlightening about shrinking so that other people.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: The love in me salutes the love in you. with background image: photo of author Marianne Williamson with quote

The love in me salutes the love in you.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: My father was a deeply committed humanitarian. He was a fighter for social justice. He was spirited in the deepest sense. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: Given how deeply the ways of war have penetrated our collective consciousness, it will take spiritual power to turn the issue around. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: You receive the light through what you read, through what you hear in meditation, or through some spiritual practice. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson
quote by Marianne Williamson: 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. with background image: 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.

--Marianne Williamson

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