Theodora Goss

Living a Magical Life

"Sexual attraction is not at all a purely physical event. The soul is always in search of whatever will complete its desire, and our physical eyes are never separate from the eyes of the soul." —Thomas More

"Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash." —Leonard Cohen

"Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else’s." —Billy Wilder

"Nobody deserves your tears, but whoever deserves them will not make you cry." —Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"Surviving is important. Thriving is elegant." —Maya Angelou

"Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art." —Maya Angelou

"Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances." —Maya Angelou

"You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you." —Maya Angelou

"Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it." —Maya Angelou

"We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty." —Maya Angelou