"Whether you've seen angels floating around your bedroom or just found a ray of hope at a lonely moment, choosing to believe that something unseen is caring for you can be a life-shifting exercise."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Martha Beck on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Martha Beck on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Martha Beck on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Martha Beck on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Martha Beck on Dalai Lama
"We virtually never feel our age, but thinking that we should can lead to disaster."
"Absolutely lonely people have few personal interactions of any kind."
"No one else can take risks for us, or face our losses on our behalf, or give us self-esteem. No one can spare us from life's slings and arrows, and when death comes, we meet it alone."
"Allowing children to show their guilt, show their grief, show their anger, takes the sting out of the situation."
"Anger elicits anger, fear elicits fear, no matter how well meaning we may be."