What does it mean to leave a part of yourself in a place, like when Tony Bennett sang that he left his heart in San Francisco? When we say such things, do we mean it metaphorically or is there literally some part of ourselves we leave behind? If it is metaphor, what is the metaphor …
Give yourself a moment of stillness and suddenly there will be something you hadn’t noticed before.
...it is so hard to know a place without putting your feet on the ground and walking around a bit.
When butterflies come flitting into our paths with their seemingly aimless, whimsical flight patterns, we become like children again...
Perhaps in light of the size of the universe, a little humility might be in order from time to time.
But sometimes nature fills you with wonder and awe because of its vastness, strangeness, or ... bewilderment that such a thing exists at all.
...the hike was one of the most memorable I’ve ever experienced.