A list of quote used within my classes

David Whyte

Quoted when: CourageQuote:

"Is a word that tempts us to think outwardly, to run bravely against opposing fire, to do something under besieging circumstances, and perhaps, above all, to be seen to do it in public, to show courage; to be celebrated in story, rewarded with medals, given the accolade, but to look...

Consolations: The Solace, Nourishment and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/903907110

Vanda Scaravelli

Quoted when: How to respect your bodyQuote:

"... to appreciate what has been given to us, and to take care of our body, is an act of humility ... to be sensitive is to be alive.

People have all kinds of misconceptions about yoga. One must not think that the exercises are going to give us a...

Awakening the spine: yoga for health, vitality, and energy http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/919587829
Quoted when: Learning to listenQuote:

" You have to learn how to listen to your body, going with it and not against it, avoiding all effort or strain and centreing your attention on that very delicate point, the back of the waist (where the spine moves in two opposite directions). You will be amazed to...

Awakening the spine: yoga for health, vitality, and energy http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/919587829

Debra Kaatz

Quoted when: The Water Element 'Winter'Quote:

" The Chinese feel we should follow the season. Winter is the time to guard our reserves by staying warm, eating well and using the shortened days to draw deeper inside and to contemplate the mysteries of life. Winter is the element of water that gives us our reservoirs and...

Characters of wisdom: Taoist tales of the acupuncture points http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/917145569