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January 2014 - Posts

It's by far the hardest thing I've ever done  To be so in love with you and so alone  Follow me where I go what I do and who I know  Make it part of you to be a part of me  Follow me up and down all the way and all around  Take Read More
Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. If you're alive, it isn't. ~Richard Bach In spite of the cost of living, it's still popular.  ~Kathy Norris Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it Read More
He climbed cathedral mountains, he saw silver clouds below,  he saw everything as far as you can see.  And they say that he got crazy once and he tried to touch the sun,  and he lost a friend, but kept the memory.  Now he walks in Read More
  The flower that you hold in your hands was born today and already it is as old as you are. ~Antonio Porchia  The whole of the universe smiles at us today.  Although here it is so cold, we long for Father Sol to come closer to us, heat Read More
Losers make promises they often break.  Winners make commitments they always keep.  ~Denis Waitley   I promise.  I will never. I will always. Love forever I promise to give.  Yet, soon as we say we will NEVER do this, or will Read More
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation. What is called resignation is confirmed desperation. From the desperate city you go into the desperate country, and have to console yourself with the bravery of minks and muskrats. A stereotyped but unconscious Read More
Maybe we should develop a Crayola bomb as our next secret weapon.  A happiness weapon.  A beauty bomb.  And every time a crisis developed, we would launch one.  It would explode high in the air - explode softly - and send thousands, Read More
Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three - all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have. ~Edward Everett Hale We learn from our pets unconditional love.  My rescue boy, Frankiecapone, is my Read More
To dream the impossible dream  To fight the unbeatable foe  To bear with unbearable sorrow  To run where the brave dare not go To right the unrightable wrong  To love pure and chaste from afar  To try when your arms are too weary Read More
I've been lately thinking about my life's time  All the things I've done and how it's been   And I can't help believing in my own mind  I know I'm gonna hate to see it end  I've seen a lot of sunshine slept out in the rain  Read More
Courage doesn't always roar.  Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow.  ~Mary Anne Radmacher Plopping the meshed bag down on the grocery store counter, I heard the clerk tell the woman, Read More
  I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. Martin Luther King, Jr. Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t Read More
  I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. Martin Luther King, Jr. Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t Read More
Before you begin on the journey of revenge, dig two graves.  ~Proverb O youth or young man, who fancy that you are neglected by the gods, know that if you become worse, you shall go to worse souls, or if better to the better…  In every succession Read More
Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights.  ~Pauline R. Kezer  If you would attain to what you are not yet, you must always be displeased by what you are.  For where you are Read More
Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.  ~Moshe Dayan  There are two freedoms - the false, where a man is free to do what he likes; the true, where he is free to do what he ought.  ~Charles Kingsley Three puppies all under age two years look Read More
Amid the cold and deep snows of midwinter, the wolf packs howled hungrily outside Indian villages. Thus, the name for January’s full Moon. Sometimes it was also referred to as the Old Moon, or the Moon After Yule. Some called it the Full Snow Moon, but Read More
Fate often puts all the material for happiness and prosperity into a man's hands just to see how miserable he can make himself with them.  ~Don Marquis The Father Sol, the Sun, shines bright today.  Although the last week was cold, cold, I Read More
There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.  ~Vicki Baum  To dance is to be out of yourself.  Larger, more beautiful, more powerful.  ~Agnes De Mille The moon will be full soon again.  Lady Moon will shine Read More
“Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner, no matter what they tell you, it's not because they enjoy solitude. It's because they have tried to blend into the world before, and people continue to disappoint them.”  ― Jodi Picoult, My Sister's Keeper Read More
In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out.  It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being.  We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.  ~Albert Schweitzer The fire burning Read More
Saying thank you is more than good manners.  It is good spirituality.  ~Alfred Painter The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.  ~John E. Southard  Gratitude is an art of painting an adversity Read More
Often, what seems an impossible climb is just a staircase without the steps drawn in.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers.  But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.  ~Sarah Ban Read More
You can owe nothing, if you give back its light to the sun.  ~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Spanish by W.S. Merwin Those who gave away their wings are sad not to see them fly.  ~Antonio Porchia, Voces, 1943, translated from Read More
     He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter.... In winter the stars seem to have rekindled their fires, the moon achieves a fuller triumph, and the heavens wear a Read More
In the long run the pessimist may be proved right, but the optimist has a better time on the trip. ~Daniel L. Reardon As a young child, many times I questioned the faith system of my mother, my grandmother. One thing my mother always used to say that Read More
Summing up, it is clear the future holds great opportunities. It also holds pitfalls. The trick will be to avoid the pitfalls, seize the opportunities, and get back home by six o'clock. ~Woody Allen The young couple had been in love since very young. Read More
You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win. Zig Ziglar Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves Read More
Five great enemies to peace inhabit with us: avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride. If those enemies were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace. ~Francesco Petrarch If you go, go in Peace it makes the flowers sweeter along Read More
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live. Marcus Aurelius You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. Read More
“Let the challenge of your ambitions, your aspirations, rouse your slumbering, often unused power into action.”– Norman Vincent Peale “Adapt the pace of nature – for spirit is patience” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 153 BC before even Julius Caesar became Read More