Martha Beck Quotes

34 Martha Beck quotes:

"Adults under threat feel like children."
"Almost all my middle-aged and elderly acquaintances, including me, feel about 25, unless we haven't had our coffee, in which case we feel 107."
"At times in my life, I have been utterly lonely. At other times, I've had disgusting infectious diseases. Try admitting these things in our culture."
"Caring for your inner child has a powerful and surprisingly quick result: Do it and the child heals."
"Most of my clients don't realize that the way they look and the way they think about their looks are two separate issues."
"The average adult laughs 15 times a day; the average child, more than 400 times."
"The position that I take partly as a result of living in Asia is where you stop living according to your expectations and you become available to experience things as they are."
"The Joy Diet: 10 Daily Practices for a Happier Life."
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"Every day brings new choices."
"I really do think that any deep crisis is an opportunity to make your life extraordinary in some way."
"Only since the Industrial Revolution have most people worked in places away from their homes or been left to raise small children without the help of multiple adults, making for an unsupported life."
"Standards of beauty are arbitrary. Body shame exists only to the extent that our physiques don't match our own beliefs about how we should look."
"Whoever said love is blind is dead wrong. Love is the only thing that lets us see each other with the remotest accuracy."
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"Hopeful thinking can get you out of your fear zone and into your appreciation zone."
"Basic human contact - the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words - is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can."
"I have come to believe that there are infinite passageways out of the shadows, infinite vehicles to transport us into the light."
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"Loneliness is proof that your innate search for connection is intact."
"Seek art from every time and place, in any form, to connect with those who really move you."
"Use anything you can think of to understand and be understood, and you'll discover the creativity that connects you with others."
"Absolutely lonely people have few personal interactions of any kind."

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