„Take a close look at the part that "love" plays in your life. Make an inventory of love: people, things, ideas, experiences. Try to live your gratitude.“
— Patch Adams Physician, activist, diplomat, author 1945
Quelle: House Calls: How we can all heal the world one visit at a time (1998), p. 10
— Patricia Briggs, When Demons Walk
Quelle: When Demons Walk
— Jun Hong Lu Australian Buddhist leader 1959
Quotes from Words of Wisdoms Vol.2
Original: (zh_Hant) 有一顆感恩的心， 會永遠得到別人的尊敬和愛戴。
„I will shortly leave the job that it has been the honour of my life to hold. The second female prime minister, but certainly not the last. I do so with no ill will, but with enormous and enduring gratitude to have had the opportunity to serve the country I love.“
— Theresa May Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1956
Theresa May quits: UK set for new PM by end of July https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-48395905 BBC News (24 May 2019)
2010s, On Brexit
„For me, every hour is grace. And I feel gratitude in my heart each time I can meet someone and look at his or her smile.“
— Elie Wiesel writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate, and Holocaust survivor 1928 - 2016
Interview in O : The Oprah Magazine (November 2000)
— Karl Barth Swiss Protestant theologian 1886 - 1968
As quoted in An Introduction to Protestant Theology (1982) by Helmut Gollwitzer, p. 174.
— Aimee Bender, The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
Quelle: The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
— Simone Weil, buch Schwerkraft und Gnade
Quelle: Gravity and Grace
— James Patterson, buch Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas
Quelle: Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas
„If your life is a leaf that the seasons tear off and condemn,
They will bind you with love that is graceful and green as a stem.“
— Leonard Cohen Canadian poet and singer-songwriter 1934 - 2016
"Sisters of Mercy"
Kontext: When they lay down beside me I made my confession to them.
They touched both my eyes and I touched the dew on their hem.
If your life is a leaf that the seasons tear off and condemn,
They will bind you with love that is graceful and green as a stem.
„Thank you… for gracing my life with your lovely presence, for adding the sweet measure of your soul to my existence.“
— Richard Matheson, buch What Dreams May Come
Quelle: What Dreams May Come
— Thomas Brooks English Puritan 1608 - 1680
Quelle: Quotes from secondary sources, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers, 1895, P. 221.
— Louisa May Alcott, buch Little Women
Quelle: Little Women
„The sin underneath all our sins is to trust the lie of the serpent that we cannot trust the love and grace of Christ and must take matters into our own hands“
— Martin Luther seminal figure in Protestant Reformation 1483 - 1546