“You know full well as I do the value of sisters’ affections: There is nothing like it in this world.” Charlotte Bronte

August 15, 2012
“You know full well as I do the value of sisters' affections: There is nothing like it in this world.” -Charlotte Bronte

“You know full well as I do the value of sisters' affections: There is nothing like it in this world.” -Charlotte Bronte

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My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, and recovered from them. Bono

August 14, 2012

My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, and recovered from them. Bono

“Pilgrimage to the place of the wise is to find escape from the place of separateness.” – Rumi

August 13, 2012
"Pilgrimage to the place of the wise is to find escape from the place of separateness." -Rumi

"Pilgrimage to the place of the wise is to find escape from the place of separateness." -Rumi

When we are able to make ourselves as still within as an untouched mountain lake, we have an exquisite reflection of all that is in and around us. Laura van Dernoot Lipsky

August 12, 2012
When we are able to make ourselves as still within as an untouched mountain lake, we have an exquisite reflection of all that is in and around us.  Laura van Dernoot Lipsky

When we are able to make ourselves as still within as an untouched mountain lake, we have an exquisite reflection of all that is in and around us. Laura van Dernoot Lipsky

Keep a quiet heart, sit like a tortoise, walk sprightly like a pigeon and sleep like a dog.

August 11, 2012
Keep a quiet heart, sit like a tortoise, walk sprightly like a pigeon and sleep like a dog.

Quote from Time magazine interview with Li Ching-Yuen - the oldest man in the world.

I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own. Andy Warhol

August 10, 2012

I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own. Andy Warhol

Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf. – Rabindranath Tagore

August 9, 2012

“Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf.” Rabindranath Tagore

August 8th “Form is empty. Emptiness is form.” – Avalokites›vara (Heart Sutra)

August 8, 2012

"Form is empty. Emptiness is form." - Avalokites›vara (Heart Sutra)

August 7th

August 7, 2012

“I think the thing to do is to enjoy the ride while you're on it.”- Johnny Depp

April 14th

April 14, 2012

"Laughter is the beginning of wisdom" - Buddha.

13th April

April 13, 2012

"Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose." - Eckhart Tolle

April 12th

April 12, 2012
The Buddha may open the door, but you must decide to walk through to the world of wisdom and enlightenment--Henry Landry

"The Buddha may open the door, but you must decide to walk through to the world of wisdom and enlightenment" -Henry Landry

April 11th

April 11, 2012

"A thousand men can't undress a naked man." - Greek Proverb

March 30th

March 30, 2012

"Beware the Deadly Donkey Falling slowly from the sky You can CHOOSE the way You LIVE, my friend but not the way you DIE"- Edward Monkton

March 29th

March 29, 2012

"No house should ever be on a hill or on anything. It should be of the hill. Belonging to it. Hill and house should live together each the happier for the other." - Frank Lloyd Wright

March 28th

March 28, 2012

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving” Albert Einstein

March 27th

March 27, 2012

"Receive with simplicity, everything that happens to you." - Rashi

March 26th

March 26, 2012

"In the cherry blossom's shade-there's no such thing as a stranger." Issa

March 25th

March 25, 2012

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”- Marcel Proust

March 24th

March 24, 2012

"Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery

March 23rd

March 23, 2012

“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

March 22nd

March 22, 2012

"Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions" - Lao Tzu

March 21st

March 21, 2012

“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves.”- John Muir

 

March 20th

March 20, 2012

"No matter which road you take they all lead home. Know that now and it will make all the diference" - Raphie Frank

March 19th

March 19, 2012

“Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.” - Martin Luther

March 18th

March 18, 2012

"The true adventurer goes forth aimless and uncalculating to meet and greet unknown fate." O. Henry.

March 17th

March 17, 2012

"Once you can accept the universe as being something expanding into an infinite nothing which is something, wearing stripes with plaid is easy." - Albert Einstein

March 16th

March 16, 2012

“Tea pot is on, the cups are waiting, Favorite chairs anticipating, No matter what I have to do, My friend there's always time for you” - Anonymous

March 15th (the Ides)

March 15, 2012

"Some people like to paint pictures, or do gardening, or build a boat in the basement. Other people get a tremendous pleasure out of the kitchen, because cooking is just as creative and imaginative an activity as drawing, or wood carving, or music." - Julia Child

March 14th

March 14, 2012

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”-- Dr. Carl Sagan

March 13th

March 13, 2012

"The thought manifests as the word; The word manifests as the deed; The deed develops into habit; And habit hardens into character; So watch the thought and its ways with care, And let it spring from love Born out of concern for all beings... As the shadow follows the body, as we think, so we become." - The Dhammapada"


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