The axe forgets; the tree remembers.
— African proverb (via wholewheat)
Walking, I am listening to a deeper way. Suddenly all my ancestors are behind me. Be still, they say. Watch and listen. You are the result of the love of thousands.
— Linda Hogan, Dwellings: A Spiritual History of the Living World (via pennedportraits)
Source: Flickr / berniedup