Saturday, December 15, 2018

This world is but a canvas to our imagination.

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Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. Gloria Steinem

Thursday, December 6, 2018

An angel has no memory.

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The way people come into your life when you need them, it's wonderful and it happens in so many ways. It's like having an angel. Somebody comes along and helps you get right. Stevie Ray Vaughan

Friday, November 30, 2018

The bad news is time flies. The good news is you're the pilot.      

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Time is a sort of river of passing events, and strong is its current; no sooner is a thing brought to sight than it is swept by and another takes its place, and this too will be swept away.      
Marcus Aurelius

Friday, November 23, 2018

“Don't be in a hurry. Everything arise in the due time.”

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“To grant all a man's wishes is to take away his dreams and ambitions. Life is only worth living if you have something to strive for. To aim at.” 

Friday, November 16, 2018

A grateful heart is a magnet for miracles.

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Be thankful for the struggles you go through. They make you stronger, wiser and humble. Don’t let them break you. Let them make you.


Friday, November 9, 2018

Time will pass and seasons will come and go. ...

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Everything has seasons, and we have to be able to recognize when something's time has passed and be able to move into the next season. Everything that is alive requires pruning as well, which is a great metaphor for endings.  Henry Cloud


Friday, November 2, 2018

The universal pursuit of the individual human being is to escape loneliness.

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One of the illusions that we live by is that we can really know anybody else, and we're often surprised by traits in people that we thought we knew very well. The struggle to overcome loneliness, which is sort of our universal burden, leads us to leap to conclusions about who other people are.   Thomas McGuane


Saturday, October 27, 2018

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.”

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“Even if you cannot change all the people around you, you can change the people you choose to be around. Life is too short to waste your time on people who don’t respect, appreciate, and value you. Spend your life with people who make you smile, laugh, and feel loved.” 
Roy T. Bennett

Friday, October 19, 2018

“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”

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John Denver: “Music does bring people together. It allows us to experience the same emotions. People everywhere are the same in heart and spirit. No matter what language we speak, what color we are, the form of our politics or the expression of our love and our faith, music proves: We are the same.”

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.

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Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody. 
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Beautiful scenery can help everything.

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You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet. 
Franz Kafka

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Saturday, September 22, 2018

“The human body is the best work of art.”

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“As our body journeys through life, and life journeys on our body….life will leave marks on us too. From the creases of our wrinkles to the birthmarks on our bodies to the tattoos we decide to place.” 
― lauren klarfeld

Friday, September 14, 2018

The gull sees farthest who flies highest

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Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly." - Langston Hughes

Monday, September 3, 2018

We move in order to see.

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“Take action! An inch of movement will bring you closer to your goals than a mile of intention.” 
― Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Thursday, August 23, 2018

"Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors."

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“ Years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor.”

Sunday, August 19, 2018

The poetry of the earth is never dead.

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I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order. John Burroughs


Saturday, August 11, 2018

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats.

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Sweet Treats
Chocolate kisses and ice cream wishes. 
Lemon drops and soda pops. 
Jelly beans and sugar-filled dreams. 
Lollipops and candy shops.
Sugar is yummy in every way, 
and adds to my sweetness every day!
      ~~ Sarah Hammer

Sunday, July 15, 2018

“Rain brings rain of umbrellas!”

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Whether the Sikhs want to worship in Wisconsin or the Christians want to worship in Texas or the Jews want to worship in New York, we're living under the magnificent umbrella of a Constitution that says we can.          Marianne Williamson 

Sunday, July 8, 2018

The patriot's blood is the seed of Freedom's tree.

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I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it's marked by the blood of those who died defending it.         John Thune
  

Thursday, June 28, 2018

If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn’t thinking.

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“The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor and moral courage it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger of the time.” 
― John Stuart Mill