Lightly child, lightly


I think 99 times and find nothing.
I stop thinking,
swim in the silence,
and the truth comes to me.

~ Albert Einstein


  • Photography by jo cardin (comfort in chaos); Quote: a dream within a dream
  • Prior “Lightly child, lightly” Posts? Connect here.
  • Post Title & Inspiration: Aldous Huxley: “It’s dark because you are trying too hard. Lightly child, lightly. Learn to do everything lightly. Yes, feel lightly even though you’re feeling deeply. Just lightly let things happen and lightly cope with them.”


  1. Swimming in the silence…Love this. 🙂

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  2. surrender to it.

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  3. When the mind is relaxed and allowed to open….

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  4. Einstein got his best ideas in the shower–a sort of swimming, I guess.

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  5. Love this quote!

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  6. Perfect. Some of my best ideas, and solutions, come when I just let it go.

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  7. Silence is golden after all.

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  8. just takes that one time……….

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  9. I love the juxtaposition of Einstein’s wise words and the woman with cotton wool in her head…

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  10. Love the image. Looks like me when I finally let go.

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