Love Thyself

” There are two basic motivating forces:  fear and love.
When we are afraid, we pull back from life.  When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement,   and acceptance.
We need to learn to love ourselves first, and in all our glory and imperfections.
If we cannot love ourselves, we cannot fully open to our ability to love others or our potential to create.
Evolution and all our hopes for a better world rest in the fearlessness and open hearted vision of people who embrace life. ”
John Lennon

A quote from the Bible that seems to collaborate this basic need we as human beings have to Love ourselves, all aspects of ourselves…
Proverbs 19:8

Whoever gets sense loves his own soul; he who keeps understanding will discover good.
There seems to be a great deal of depth in this one sentence alone, something to ponder…