"Change is a measure of time and, in the autumn, time seems speeded up. What was is not and never again will be; what is is change."
-- Edwin Way Teale
“Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall”
“People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character."
--Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Women are like apples on trees, the best ones are on the top of the tree. The men don't want to reach for the good ones because they are afraid of falling and don't want to get hurt. Instead, they just get the rotten apples from the ground that aren't so good but easy. So, the apples at the top think something is wrong with them, when in reality they are amazing. They just have to wait for the right man to come along, the one who's brave enough to climb all the way to the top because they value quality.”
"Don't be afraid to jump then fall, jump then fall"
"Then summer fades and passes and October comes. We'll smell smoke then, and feel an unexpected sharpness, a thrill of nervousness, swift elation, a sense of sadness and departure."
-- Thomas Wolfe
Sometimes the hardest decisions are also the most right. But it is in those moments, that a person's true colors shine through, unveiling the inevitable carvings of an otherwise perfect pumpkin. After all, they say that if you love something and let it go, if it comes back to you-- then that's how you know...