New Beginnings

 

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New Beginnings by Damien Hirst

 

“Sorrow prepares you for joy. It violently sweeps everything out of your house, so that new joy can find space to enter. It shakes the yellow leaves from the bough of your heart, so that fresh, green leaves can grow in their place. It pulls up the rotten roots, so that new roots hidden beneath have room to grow. Whatever sorrow shakes from your heart, far better things will take their place.”
Jalaluddin Rumi

Even though we hate to admit it, these words are so true – it is not just sorrow or pain but even complacency and familiarity tend to rob us from new beginnings and greater things…

Paddick

pic.: http://www.paragonpress.co.uk

 

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