"Once you start to awaken, no one can ever
claim you again for the old patterns.
Now you realize how precious your time here
is. You are no longer willing to squander your
essence on undertakings that do not nourish
your true self; your patience grows thin with
tired talk and dead language.
You see through the rosters of expectation which promise you safety and the confirmation of your outer identity. You are now willing to put yourself in the way of change.
You want your relationships to voyage beyond
the pallid frontiers to where the danger of
You want your God to be wild and to call you
to where your destiny awaits. -- John O'Donohue"