Marilyn Ferguson Quotes

Most popular Marilyn Ferguson Quotes

Transformation is a journey without a final destination.

destination transformation

The seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information.

illness

Of all the self-fulfilling prophecies in our culture, the assumption that aging means decline and poor health is probably the deadliest.

aging

Over the years our bodies become walking autobiographies, telling friends and strangers alike of the minor and major stresses of our lives.

body

Whatever the cost in personal relationships, we discover that our highest responsibility, finally, unavoidably is the stewardship of our potential—being all that we can be.

potential responsibility

Risk always brings its own rewards: the exhilaration of breaking through, of getting to the other side; the relief of a conflict healed; the clarity when a paradox dissolves.

risk-taking

Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why?  Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, our fears are a treasurehouse of self-knowledge if we explore them.

fear

A belated discovery, one that causes considerable anguish, is that no one can persuade another to change. Each of us guards a gate of change that can only be unlocked from the inside.  We cannot open the gate of another, either by argument or emotional appeal.

changing people