You Overcome

It may be necessary to encounter defeats, so you can know who you are. 

Maya Angelou

#twisdom #grit

Creative Becoming

For a conscious being, to exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.

Henri Bergson

Pain’s Gain

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

#twisdom #struggle

Communal Residual

We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people.

Arthur Schopenhauer

#twisdom #conformity

Executive Limit

Der Mensch kann tun was er will; er kann aber nicht wollen was er will.

Man can do what he wills but he cannot will what to will.

Arthur Schopenhauer

#twisdom #will

Singspiration

Truly to sing, that is a different breath.

Rilke

#twisdom #music

Danger’s Art

No great art has ever been made without the artist having known danger.

Rilke

#twisdom #art

Clench of Cliché

Conventional opinion is the ruin of our souls.

Rumi

#twisdom #freethought

Tending Love

Your task is not to seek for love,but to find the barriers within yourself you built against it.

Rumi

#twisdom #love

Carpe Vitam

I regret nothing in life except what I have not done.Coco Chanel

#twisdom #action