"Truly, it is in darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest of all to us."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Meister Eckhart on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Meister Eckhart on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Meister Eckhart on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Meister Eckhart on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Meister Eckhart on William Shakespeare
"When you are thwarted, it is your own attitude that is out of order."
"You may call God love, you may call God goodness. But the best name for God is compassion."
"Every creature is a word of God."
"God is at home, it's we who have gone out for a walk."
"The eye with which I see God is the same eye with which God sees me."