Reclaim Peace by Etty Hillesum // Ultimately we have just one moral duty: to reclaim large areas of peace in ourselves, more and more peace, and to reflect it toward others. The more peace there is in us, the more peace there will be in our troubled world
With an undefended heart, we can fall in love with life over and over every day. We can become children of wonder, grateful to be walking on earth, grateful to belong with each other and to all of creation. We can find our true refuge in every moment, in
I love seeing pictures of happy older couples. There seems to be such a stigmata of showing old couples. Everybody has to be young, beautiful, and perfect. But that's not realistic. We're all going to age, and I look forward to it.