My favorite quote

26 Sep

For this is what we do. Put one foot forward and then the other. Lift our eyes to the snarl and smile of the world once more. Think. Act. Feel. Add our little consequence to the tides of good and evil that flood and drain the world. Drag our shadowed crosses into the hope of another night. Push our brave hearts into the promise of a new day. With love: the passionate search for a truth other than our own. With longing: the pure, ineffable yearning to be saved. For so long as fate keeps waiting, we live on. God help us. God forgive us. We live on.

(Gregory David Roberts, “Shantaram”)

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One Response to “My favorite quote”

  1. 03alwi October 10, 2014 at 08:22 #

    “For this is what we do. Put one foot forward and then the other.” <—- this is the best part of the quote, simple yet amazing!

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