quoted: Geneen Roth

leap It's never been true, not anywhere at any time, that the value of a soul, of a human spirit, is dependent on a number on a scale. We are unrepeatable beings of light and space and water who need these physical vehicles to get around. When we start defining ourselves by that which can be measured or weighed, something deep within us rebels. We don't want to EAT hot fudge sundaes as much as we want our lives to BE hot fudge sundaes.

WE WANT TO COME HOME TO OURSELVES.

 

{excerpted from Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything by Geneen Roth + photo credit: Vladimir Tolman, 1930}