People aren't used to that way of thinking. They want everything to stay the same—and the consequence of that is pain, I say.
The night is just a part of the day.
Heaven and Earth are meeting in a storm that, when it's over, will leave the air purer and the leaves fertile, but before that happens, houses will be destroyed, centuries- old trees will topple, paradises will be flooded.
I learned that the search for God is a Dark Night, that Faith is a Dark Night. And that's hardly a surprise really, because for us each day is a dark night. None of us knows what might happen even the next minute, and yet still we go forward. Because we trust. Because we have Faith.
Because I know the things I should be able to accomplish, and I don't want to do so.
We are all prisoners of the sands of time, and we have no control over them.
When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.
I had to test your courage, the stranger said. Courage is the quality most essential to understanding the Language of the World. The boy.
The problem is we dont even realize that we are walking a new road everyday.