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February 2012 - Posts

Faith is spiritualized imagination. ~Henry Ward Beecher Leap year, Sadie Hawkins day. Leap of faith. In Tennessee, we used to have Sadie Hawkins Day dances. On this day, even the shyest of boys were obligated to honor the request. In Tennessee, we Read More
You can make up a quarrel, but it will always show where it was patched. ~Edgar Watson Howe This is the same as we can glue a broken cup back together but at some point it won’t hold water anymore. Each time we turn things into chaos, it stirs up the Read More
On a windswept hill by a billowing sea,my destiny sits and waits for me.~Robert BraultAnyone who knows me knows I don’t advocate free will. All writings of any spiritual text defies the existence of free will. We, people, are being arrogant to the gods, Read More
One of irony's greatest accomplishments is that one cannot punish the wrongdoing of another without committing a wrongdoing himself. ~AnonymousI’m not fond of using quotes that come from anonymous sources. My reasoning is it could be a quote from Charles Read More
Good for the body is the work of the body, and good for the soul is the work of the soul, and good for either is the work of the other. ~Henry David Thoreau Last night a good friend/client said, “ you can’t make this happen, I can’t make this happen. Read More
Fear is the highest fence. ~Dudley Nichols Fear is our worst enemy. As soon as we run into obstacles, bumps, glitches in our path, fear starts creeping in. Much like a fox creeps into the henhouse in the late evening when the dark just barely starts Read More
But you have to take all of those things, you have to take into consideration the paths, the roadways, how much cloud cover there is, how much foliage cover there is, whether there are streams, all of that comes into play. Richard Serra The times Read More
After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.William R. Alger Birds sing after a storm; why shouldn't people feel as free to delight in whatever remains to them? Read More
Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat. ~Henry Emerson Fosdick Talking with my accountant yesterday as we sorted out tax stuff ( again , yuck), spirit reminded us once again that there is a fine line between Read More
whoever is in a hurry shows that the thing he is about is too big for him. ~Lord Chesterfield We often have a timeline for things in our head. Many times we have a checklist of our lives written down. A family member of mine from the time he was a Read More
whoever is in a hurry shows that the thing he is about is too big for him. ~Lord Chesterfield We often have a timeline for things in our head. Many times we have a checklist of our lives written down. A family member of mine from the time he was a Read More
Those who can laugh without cause have either found the true meaning of happiness or have gone stark raving mad. ~Norm Papernick Laughter is actually really the best medicine. ( Harriet Ward Beecher first wrote ,”Mirth is the best..) Many scientific Read More
Faith is the bird that sings when the dawn is still dark. ~Rabindranath Tagore -In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing. ~Robert Ingersoll While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing Read More
There is a purpose to our lives that each day tugs at our sleeve as an annoying distraction. ~Robert Brault, We all possess the thunder of pure fury and the calm breeze of tranquility. If it wasn't for tomorrow, how much would Read More
What is reality anyway! It's nothing but a collective hunch. ~Jane Wagner, The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, 1985, performed by Lily Tomlin What is a face, really? Its own photo? Its make-up? Or is it a face as painted by Read More
To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter... to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird's nest or a wildflower in spring - these are some Read More
A house needs a grandma in it. ~Louisa May Alcott I use one particular site for quotes to write my daily emails. This one popped up today which I didn’t find strange, as although this is a working vacation for me, I am spending time with my grandson. Read More
If you knew that hope and despair were paths to the same destination, which would you choose? -Robert Brault, Flying high in the air, my seat mates were 2 young men. Both thin, hair a little shaggy, I was dismayed at first when Read More
Love has no desire but to fulfill itself. To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night. To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving. ~Kahlil Gibran We are getting closer to Valentine’s Day Read More
Where hope would otherwise become hopelessness, it becomes faith. ~Robert Brault, Hope is some extraordinary spiritual grace that God gives us to control our fears, not to oust them. ~Vincent McNabb My heart breaks this morning Read More
Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together. ~G.C. Lichtenberg Today is the day. Today is the day when even the most intelligent of us lose all sense of time, place, clarity. We eat Read More
My green thumb came only as a result of the mistakes I made while learning to see things from the plant's point of view. ~H. Fred Dale (Thanks, Anne) Life is full of mistakes. Most often , we make mistakes when we don’t listen well enough to spirit, Read More
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring. ~George Santayana We are in love with our happier future. Of course we are. This is where we achieve all the glories of spring, new beginnings, Read More
All art requires courage. ~Anne Tucker All life is art. We may think of our lives as nothing special. We may not see how beautiful life really is, to be alive, to be able to breathe, to be able to get up this morning. Each day we have a new reason Read More