Monday, 8 October 2012

Quote of the Week - Angelou

Love liberates. It doesn’t just hold—that's ego. Love liberates. It doesn't bind. Love says, ‘I love you. I love you if you’re in China. I love you if you’re across town. I love you if you’re in Harlem. I love you. I would like to be near you. I’d like to have your arms around me. I’d like to hear your voice in my ear. But that’s not possible now, so I love you. Go.’”

-Dr. Maya Angelou

"Let go" was on the top of my list of things to remember this year.  Even at the top of the list, it's easy easy easy to forget.

I don't think love means anything without containing the freedom to grow.  All love - not just romantic love - is about freedom in safety and safety in freedom.  If it isn't, well, it probably isn't love.

Let go.  All the way.  No cheatin'.

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