Quote, 09/11/11

anneliese_32(6)September 11, 2011

Grief can awaken us to new values and new and deeper appreciations. Grief can cause us to reprioritize things in our lives, to recognize what's really important and put it first. Grief can heighten our gratitude as we cease taking the gifts life bestows on us for granted. Grief can give us the wisdom of being with death. Grief can make death the companion on our left who guides us and gives us advice. None of this growth makes the loss good and worthwhile, but it is the good which comes out of the bad.

Roger Bertschausen

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Thank you, Anneliese, this is a proper and peaceful remembrance of this date

    Bookmark   September 11, 2011 at 9:34AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
husky004_(z5 NY)

Anneliese, a moving quote for today and everyday.

    Bookmark   September 11, 2011 at 8:54PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Good one. Steve in Stevens County.

    Bookmark   September 11, 2011 at 10:25PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Quotes 3 - 23 - 15
Every major player is working on this technology of...
Quotes 3 - 16 - 15
True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about...
Rain, gentle, steady rain - all night long and maybe...
Quotes 3 - 12 - 15
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what...
When is Spring?
A count down to spring.http://days.to/spring/2015
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™