5 Inspiring Quotes & Images for the Full Moon (photoblog)

Today’s Good Friday full moon is the first of the spring season. In celebration, we’ve gathered five beautiful images and accompanying quotes about the moon’s splendor:

“What can we gain by sailing to the moon if we are not able to cross the abyss that separates us from ourselves? This is the most important of all voyages of discovery, and without it, all the rest are not only useless, but disastrous.” — Thomas Merton

“I pointed out to you the moon, and all you saw was the tip of my finger.” — Tanzanian Proverb

“Those are the same stars, and that is the same moon, that look down upon your brothers and sisters, and which they see as they look up to them, though they are ever so far away from us, and each other.” — Sojourner Truth

“Oh, don’t let’s ask for the moon. We’ve already got the stars.” — Bette Davis

“If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they’d immediately go out.” — William Blake