A few days ago I was reading author Elizabeth Gilbert’s Facebook page — because a day is just not a day until I’ve gotten my dose of Lizzy G. — when I read the words: “Are there perhaps better virtues to cultivate than mere ambition?” Hmm, I thought.
Big Magic, Elizabeth Gilbert | From the deeply self-aware, poetically gifted author of Eat, Pray, Love comes a book (out September 22) about the creative process, and the bravery required to pursue our passions. For anyone who's ever struggled with feeling worthy to express themselves through art, or been discouraged by the absence of inspiration, I'm not being hyperbolic when I...
Be brave. Without bravery, you will never know the world as richly as it longs to be known. Without bravery, your life will remain small - far smaller than you probably wanted your life to be. ~ 22 Motivational Quotes From Elizabeth Gilbert's Big Magic
Essentially, over the years, I have learned this truth: If I am feeling stuck in life, then I can be certain it is because I'm afraid of something, and I just haven't faced it yet." - Elizabeth Gilbert