I’m thinking about love and fear…

LOVE LIFE AND YOURSELF

 

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”
— Lao Tzu

There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance.

We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open to our ability to love others or our potential to create. Evolution and all hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open-hearted vision of people who embrace life.

“It matters not Who you love, Where you love, Why you love, When you love, Or how you love, It matters only that you love.”
— John Lennon

“Why not go out on a limb? Isn’t that where the fruit is?”
— Frank Scully

 

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One thought on “I’m thinking about love and fear…

  1. Rico Dolot

    The post (on loving yourself first) was similar to something I’ve read about peace. If I recall correctly, it went this way: “Before I can go out and preach about peace, I must be at peace with myself first.”

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