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May 2012 - Posts

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. ~Albert Einstein We all contemplate Read More
A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. Jean de La Fontaine WE are all on our road to our destiny. We can decide we don’t like this path. We can try hard to move off the path, taking a detour that at the beginning of the Read More
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone. ~George Elliot Last night I had started another blog, yet this morning spirit was nagging me to Read More
The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right. ~Hannah Whitall Smith The small boy’s clothes were ragged. When he stepped Read More
Sometimes the best helping hand you can get is a good, firm push. ~Joann Thomas Spirit has a way of moving us along. We first get the message in our heart, then as the time goes on, it starts niggling at our brain. The seed is planted; we get the Read More
Pineapple Sage Tea: /2 cup pineapple juice, for ice cubes, optional for iced tea 1/2 cup packed fresh pineapple sage leaf 1/4 cup local honey 1 lemons or 1 lime Directions: 1.Freeze pineapple juice in ice cube trays if making iced tea. 2 Bring 1 Read More
There's a bright golden haze on the meadow, There's a bright golden haze on the meadow,The corn is as high as an elephant's eye, An' it looks like its climbin' clear up to the sky. Oh what a beautiful morning, Oh what a beautiful day, I've got a wonderful Read More
But words are things, and a small drop of ink, falling like dew, upon a thought, produces that which makes thousands, perhaps, millions, think. ~Lord Byron Smile an everlasting smile A smile could bring you near to me Don't ever let me find you gone Read More
I guess I've spent my life listening to what wasn't being said. ~Eli Khamarov,America Explained! The day started out like any other. We jump out of bed, rushing to let the cat/dog out. We grab our coffee, bagel, piece of fruit, briefcase, cell phone. Read More
Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best. ~Henry van Dyke In nature, everything has its place. In reading a book that spoke of a man who lived with a wolf pack, the description of how Read More
Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end. ~Author Unknown Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. ~Peter Ustinov Love looks not with Read More
The brighter you are, the more you have to learn. ~Don Herold The bright sun is shining on this small Tennessee town. SpongeBob has found the optimum spot to lie with the sun hitting his face. He turns his head toward the sun, closes his eyes, is Read More
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by a conscious endeavor. ~Henry David Thoreau We all have dreams. We all have goals. The key here is how we play out the journey. Sometimes it’s much like Read More
Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win. ~Jonathan Kozel Choose our battles. One thing Dr Phil says I truly agree with is ,” do we want to be right or do we want to be happy?” The key thing we have to stop in our tracks, we have to Read More
What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner. ~Colette There are days we would prefer to pull the pillow back over our face, pull the covers back up, stay in bed. There is sometimes a sadness deep inside our soul that we just Read More
Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute! Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Only engage, and then the mind grows heated. Begin, and then the work will be completed.Jean Anouilh There is magic in this world. Each of us has magic. We all Read More
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting. ~e.e. cummings, 1955 I decided long ago, never to walk Read More
Wake up baby look around Birds sing, ooooh that sound Reminds me of a line From Unchained Melody Feel like I'm a little girl Best thing in the whole wide world Is I can see the makings of a memory I remember how it used to be Well I'm still dreaming... Read More
Mother love is the fuel that enables a normal human being to do the impossible. ~Marion C. Garretty, quoted in A Little Spoonful of Chicken Soup for the Mother's Soul From our birth, the universe asks many tasks of us. We are asked to believe in the Read More
Our passions are the true phoenixes; when the old one is burnt out, a new one rises from its ashes. ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe We feel hurt. We feel the pain. We know that that this is over. There is no way that we can ever forgive, go back to this Read More
Blue skies smiling at me Nothing but blue skies do I see Bluebirds singing a song Nothing but bluebirds all day long Never saw the sun shining so bright Never saw things going so right Noticing the days hurrying by When you're in love, my, how they fly Read More
Two and two the mathematician continues to make four, in spite of the whine of the amateur for three, or the cry of the critic for five. ~James McNeill Whistler, Whistler Versus Ruskin, 1878 Two young boys, hunched over an old ratty school desk, papers Read More
Well you know those times When you feel like there's a sign there on your back Says I don't mind if ya kick me Seems like everybody has Things go from bad to worse You'd think they can't get worse than that And then they do You step off the straight Read More
‘Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. If you're alive, it isn't. ~Richard Bach Life is not always fair. Sometimes you get a splinter even sliding down a rainbow. ~Terri Guillemets’ The mass of men lead lives of quiet Read More
I'm in a hurry to get things done Oh I rush and rush until life's no fun All I really gotta do is live and die But I'm in a hurry and don't know why Don't know why I have to drive so fast My car has nothing to prove It's not new But it'll do zero to sixty Read More
I know how to hold a grudge I can send a bridge up in smoke And I can't count the people I've let down, the hearts I've broke You ain't gotta dig too deep If you wanna find some dirt on me I'm learning who you've been Ain't who you've got to be It's Read More
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. ~Kurt Vonnegut Times come when we either have to laugh or not only we cry, we want to pull out our hair Read More
“Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is the common fate of all, Into each life some rain must fall, Some days must be dark and dreary. “ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow We all have bad days. We all have troubles. No matter how hard we try Read More
Animal totems: yesterday I saw the strangest looking bird. He was just standing in the road. After coming back to the inn I find it was a road runner. Although I’ve been in the west, and in Mexico I had never seen one other than the cartoon. This Read More