Deb's Dream

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June 2012 - Posts

Take no revenge that you have not pondered beneath a starry sky, or on a canyon overlook, or to the lapping of waves and the mewing of a distant gull. ~Robert Brault, If you kick a stone in anger, you'll hurt your own foot. ~Korean Read More
One of the virtues of being very young is that you don't let the facts get in the way of your imagination. ~Sam Levenson The reality of the situation is…. The truth is……… No false hope……………. Spirit often hears these words more than should be said. Read More
There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our Read More
“Miracles come in moments. Be ready and willing.” – Wayne Dyer Don’t do something stupid, just because we are temporarily upset.” – lifeandlovequotesandsayings The wind is blowing slightly this morning. The dogs lift their noses toward the wind sniffing Read More
Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. ~Anthony J. D'Angelo, The College Blue Book We all have magick in our smiles. We often don’t realize how much that our smile can turn someone else’s whole day around. Read More
Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. ~Anne Lamott The early morning light is not quite as glaring, not yet quite as hot as will be later in the Tennessee Sun. Father Read More
“Thank You, God for the fleas.” – Corrie Ten Boom Excuse me! What! Thank you that there are fleas in the situation. Often we find ourselves in such rough situations, we whine, we complain, we blame the ones who are trying to lead us out of the situation. Read More
One must be fond of people and trust them if one is not to make a mess of life. ~E.M. Forster You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment unless you trust enough. ~Frank Crane The sun is bright on the lawn today. The 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 Can't be late, I leave in plenty of time Shakin' hands with the clock I can't stop I'm on a roll and Read More
“Don’t bring negative to my door.” – Maya Angelou Standing on the deck of the house in Puerto Penasco, Mexico ( some call it Rocky Point), we look out over the Sea of Cortez. The waves are high on this day. There are three sea lions sitting on the Read More
I like to think of thoughts as living blossoms borne by the human tree. ~James Douglas Our job is not to make up anybody's mind, but to open minds and to make the agony of the decision-making so intense you can escape only by thinking. ~Author Unknown Read More
Something (something)Good's gonna happen to you,Yes, it is now,Something (something)Good's gonna happen to you –Carla Thomas I woke up this morning hearing a little song we used to sing at worship services. Something good is going to happen today. Only Read More
f you want something in your life you’ve never had, you’ll have to do something you’ve never done. – JD Houston If we want different results, we have to do things differently. Algebra is always something most of us struggle with as we go through school Read More
My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass." "We're not raising grass," Dad would reply. "We're raising boys. ( in our home it was kids as I am a girl )" ~Harmon Killebrew Read More
believe that all wisdom consists in caring immensely for a few right things, and not caring a straw about the rest. ~John Buchan The bright sun is shining on the dew of the lawn. Father Sol is hot today as he started his run early closer to Mother Read More
Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way. ~Florence Scovel Shinn The dream stayed long past the time that in reality the man could ever keep believing that his goal, his mission, could ever come true. People, Read More
Ideals are like stars: you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them you reach your destiny. ~Carl Schurz The child was so excited. Open Read More
Hope is that thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops... at all. ~Emily Dickinson The wings of hope carry us, soaring high above the driving winds of life. ~Ana Jacob The bright beautiful birds Read More
The important thing is to strive towards a goal which is not immediately visible. That goal is not the concern of the mind, but of the spirit. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Flight to Arras, 1942, translated from French by Lewis Galantière In our hearts, Read More
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes You learn something every day if you pay attention. ~Ray LeBlond Just when we think we know it all, just as we start to become judgmental, arrogant, Read More
Deciding whether or not to trust a person is like deciding whether or not to climb a tree, because you might get a wonderful view from the highest branch, or you might simply get covered in sap, and for this reason many people choose to spend their time Read More
Pleasure is the flower that passes; remembrance, the lasting perfume. ~Jean de Boufflers The flower is pressed between 2 sheets of waxed paper, inside the heavy Webster’s Dictionary on our shelf. The lasting fragrance still wafts out when we hold it Read More
Sadness flies on the wings of the morning and out of the heart of darkness comes the light. ~Jean Giraudoux “There has to be night time and darkness Grammee, so that things can get rest.” – my grandson last night as we take 2 hours for him to finally Read More
What matters is not the idea a man holds, but the depth at which he holds it. ~Ezra Pound This is how humans are: we question all our beliefs, except for the ones we really believe, and those we never think to question. ~Orson Scott Card In the end Read More
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~John Fitzgerald Kennedy Walking our walk, not just talking the talk isn’t the easiest thing in the world. Days that just seem Read More
The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light. ~Matthew Arnold Some of us are type A personalities. Oh, we know who we are. We get a little criticism, sometime constructive, sometimes not, we gnaw on it as Bob, Bets, Cherokee Read More
No matter how fast light travels it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it. ~Terry Pratchett I was going to talk about beauty today. This makes 2 days in a row that spirit has decidedly different ideas than I. There Read More
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.” ~Marie Curie “Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it. “ ~Bill Cosby There is an old story about why rabbit is so afraid. Rabbit and Old Witch in times began were very Read More
In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary. ~Aaron Rose A slight misty fog floats over the garden this am. Spring still reigns over the fairy rock garden in my back yard. The steep hill behind the house, sown with great Kentucky 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 Life has a way of turning on a hairpin on us. We can be sailing along quite smoothly thank Read More