Remember that the sudden decision to stop fighting, and just go with the flow, can be incredibly releasing. Resistance is just so draining. There is a beauty to gracious acceptance, an energy that leads to peace.

— Nikki Gemmell

The most special Nikki Gemmell quotes that may be undiscovered and unusual

Our natural and happiest life is when we lose ourselves in the exquisite absorption of home.


Alone you're refinding a glittering, a clarity, you're finding your distilled self. ...You think of the two types of aloneness you've known recently: this wonderful, sparkly, soul-refreshing type, and the despairing loneliness that sucks the breath from your life.


And I am in love with light. Lock me in the sunshine.


People without curiosity are like houses without books: there's something unsettling about them.


Is it love, obsession, infatuation? You don't know.

You think of a strange and beautiful word you read about once, Limerance, a psychological term, meaning an obsessive love, a state that's almost like a drug. Need like a wolf paces the perimeter of your world, back and forth, back and forth, never letting up. ...You're appalled by the new appetites within you, kicking their feet and clawing to get out.