Favorite Quotations ~  Renewal Power of Full Engagement

"Sunlight will renew your pride." ~ Joni Mitchell


Whether you and I and a few others will renew the world some day remains to be seen. But within ourselves we must renew it each day. ~ Hermann Hesse

With photography a new language has been created. Now for the first time it is possible to express reality by reality. We can look at an impression as long as we wish, we can delve into it and, so to speak, renew past experiences at will. ~ Ernst Haas

We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden. ~ Johann von Goethe

To be worn out is to be renewed. ~ Lao Tzu

The warmth of another's eyes, the fresh scent of rain on a hot summer's eve moments like these renew in us a heartfelt appreciation for life. ~ Gwen Weising

The anger of lovers renews their love. ~ Terence

Nature often holds up a mirror so we can see more clearly the ongoing processes of growth, renewal, and transformation in our lives. ~ Mary Ann Brussat

Hope is a renewable option: If you run out of it at the end of the day, you get to start over in the morning. ~ Barbara Kingsolver

It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it. ~ Anais Nin