Felicity Quotes.

1. "There are moments that cry out to be fulfilled. Like, telling someone you love them. Or giving your money away, all of it. Your heart is beating, isn't it? You're not in chains, are you? There is nothing more pathetic than caution when headlong might save a life, even, possibly, your own."
- Mary Oliver, Felicity

2. "If you're John Muir you want trees to live among. If you're Emily, a garden will do. Try to find the right place for yourself. If you can't find it, at least dream of it. When one is alone and lonely, the body gladly lingers in the wind or the rain, or splashes into the cold river, or pushes through the ice-crusted snow. Anything that touches. God, or the gods, are invisible, quite understandable. But holiness is visible, entirely. Some words will never leave God's mouth, no matter how hard you listen."
- Mary Oliver, Felicity

3. "Everything that was broken has forgotten its brokenness. I live now in a sky-house, through every window the sun. Also your presence. Our touching, our stories. Earthy and holy both. How can this be, but it is. Every day has something in it whose name is Forever."
- Mary Oliver, Felicity

4. "Where has this cold come from? It comes from the death of your friend. Will I always, from now on, be this cold? No, it will diminish. But always it will be with you. What is the reason for it? Wasn’t your friendship always as beautiful as a flame?"
- Mary Oliver, Felicity

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