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~ Quotation on "Blazes" ~
Courage, Change & Hope
In finding quotations for the blazes section it soon
became apparent that it was going to be difficult to find many inspirational
or motivational quotes just about the phoenix. Yet the phoenix is a powerful
representation of the transformation process that occurs in the grieving
response following a loss or significant life-altering event, as a symbol
of hope and rebirth. Instead we looked for quotations that could represent
the strong image of the blazing phoenix rising from the ashes of hopelessness.
we believe that we have
come to a place
that is void of hope
and void of possibilities,
only to find that it
is the very hopelessness
that allows us to hit
give up our illusion
turn it over, and ask
Out of the ashes of our
comes the fire of our
Links to Quotation Pages
The topics chosenóCourage,
Change and Hopeódepict the essence of the phoenix mythology
and represented three of the key emotions used in surviving a loss and emerging with a new life.
Follow the links below (or above) for the specific quotation pages.
In addition the collection of Quotations on Survival
within the Transitional Medicine section may also be of interest.
|Like the mighty phoenix,
Once again I rise from
the flames set to destroy me & take flight.
Kirsti A. Dyer,
The main orange logo
phoenix was created for the site by Maryann
Sterling. The blue phoenix is © Lethann at the
Silver Phoenix.The animated blue flames image is © Joan Kirk
at Angelic Artistry.
All images are used
within the copyright guidelines of the artists.
See the Emergency
911 Page for links to immediate resources
if you are feeling helpless,
hopeless, overwhelmingly depressed, or suicidal.
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