Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Letting Go

Love, in fact, is the art of letting go.

Thomas Merton, in The Way of Chuang Tzu, wrote, “The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves.”

Howard Thurman articulated the relationship between letting go and love this way:

“I have always wanted to be me without making it difficult for you to be you.”