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Let me keep my distance, always, from those who think they have the answers. Let me keep company always with those who say "Look!" and laugh in astonishment, and bow their heads. - Mary Oliver

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Mary Oliver | New and Selected Poems | Wild Geese | "...let the soft animal of your body love what it loves..."

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Mary Oliver- i want this hanging in my house somewhere... Love it.

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A hard thing to do, but to endure it enables you to experience the greatest personal/spiritual growth. <3 R.I.P. those whom we have loved and have inevitably lost.

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It is a serious thing just to be alive on this fresh morning in this broken world

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I Worried, by Mary Oliver (from the book Swan)

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What do you plan to do with your precious life?

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Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift. - Mary Oliver beautiful

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I believe in kindness. Also in mischief. Also in singing, especially when singing is not necessarily prescribed

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Mary Oliver, New and Selected Poems, Vol. 1

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