"Gandhi taught people to live with lionlike courage, impressing upon them that they could not afford to leave things up to others, that they had to stand for themselves and fight for justice. Ultimately, the only way forward is by developing self-reliance, forging a stand-alone spirit. That is the only path to victory." ~Daisaku Ikeda
I saw one of these going about its business last week, they scamper up trees until around head-height then launch themselves onto the next in search of food. Fascinating little things. Treecreepers that is. This isn't my image.Treecreeper | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
"True Love is the practice of two powerful people putting one another before themselves, empowering one another, working together to meet one another's needs, and adjusting as needed in order to move together toward shared goals of the relationship. Love does not just happen it is indeed intentional."- Danny Lee Silk
Relationships flourish when both people are able to share their innermost feelings and thoughts about themselves and each other. To be fully seen by someone, in raw form, and be adored anyhow, is what love is.