See a gallery of 12 quotes about wonder.
Wonder encourages us to stand humbly before the unfathomable mysteries of human life, trusting that, in them, we encounter God.
Melanie Svoboda in Traits of a Healthy Spirituality
But if we mean to choose the world, we must see God in the people who come under our care. That is, we must see them as at bottom no different from ourselves. No matter our busyness, no matter our own or others' flaws, we need at some point to see every human being as a marvel, a berry held up in sunlight, worthy of wonder.
Philip Simmons in Learning to Fall
Contemplate the wonders of creation, the Divine dimension of their being, not as a dim configuration that is presented to you from a distance, but as the reality in which you live.
Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook quoted in The Gift of Kabbalah by Tamar Frankiel
It takes grace in our time to keep our minds open to wonder, to be ready for the tug from God, the push from the Spirit, and the revelation of deep things from the hearts of ordinary people. It takes grace, but it is a great gift.
Lewis B. Smedes in How Can It Be All Right When Everything Is All Wrong?
Open my eyes,
to the marvels that surround me.
Show me the wonder
of each breath I take,
of my every
Rebbe Nachman of Breslov in The Gentle Weapon
I join my hands in thanks
for the many wonders of life;
for having twenty-four brand-new hours before me.
Thich Nhat Hanh in Call Me by My True Names
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