Thursday, May 26, 2011

Wisdom comes in many forms

todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful

for awareness (this seems to be the single-most important aspect of recovery)

for the principle behind step 10 -- perseverance!

that I'll never be a politician; I am committed to being an honest person

that I'm a rule follower even when I don't agree with the rule

for awareness, and then some

Security is mostly a superstition.
It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure.
Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
- Helen Keller


Jess Mistress of Mischief said...

LOVE THIS QUOTE! Stealing it! :) Thanks for continuing to be an inspiration of gratitude!

SFM said...

Agreed - powerful. I've never heard this one before. Love stumbling upon new words of wisdom to plug and play into my daily living.

Todd HellsKitchen said...

Where do you find these photos??? LOL

Steve E said...

That Helen--quite a Babe. My father drew inspiration from her for his own deaf-blind happiness and JOY.

Syd said...

Still no Internet but catching up on iPad. Great quote.