Archive for January, 2007

Quote For The Day

January 29, 2007

“It takes a certain maturity of mind to accept that nature works as steadily in rust as in rose petals.”
Esther Warner Dendel, writer and artist(1910-2002)

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Quote For The Day

January 23, 2007

“Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.”
Albert Einstein

Veddy Interesting…

January 20, 2007

This just sent to me by a friend:

“This year, both Groundhog Day and the State of the Union address occur on the same day.  And as it has been pointed out, “It is an ironic juxtaposition of events: One involves a meaningless ritual in which we look to a creature of little intelligence for prognostication, while the other involves a groundhog.”

Thanks go to the author and apologies to the little grounder.

Quote For The Day

January 19, 2007

“Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.”

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher (1788-1860)

What’s Left Is Right

January 19, 2007

by Florence Ondré

When the moment presents an opportunity to speak from your heart and say things that may be difficult, therein lies the release from words and feelings crowding; confusing and chaotic; crying for space to fly from you to unburden you.

This moment of hardness of the golden opportunity softens with your first uttering of your truth into the silver lining of challenging experiences.

As you set free from the cage of your being that which is aching and weighing, your spirit lightens and, no matter the outcome or response from others against your truth, no thing diminishes your act of courage; your standing in your own light.

The treasure which can then shine brightly is a fullness of you in cessation of shadow.

You speak directly from your heart in balance with your head and gut… and what is left is right.

Quote For The Day

January 18, 2007

“We lie the loudest when we lie to ourselves.”

Eric Hoffer, philosopher and author (1902-1983)

Quote For The Day

January 17, 2007

“Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.”

Joseph Joubert, essayist (1754-1824)

Quote For The Day

January 16, 2007

“To freely bloom – that is my definition of success.”
Gerry Spence, lawyer (1929- )

Quote For The Day

January 15, 2007

“Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.”

James Russell Lowell, poet, editor, and diplomat (1819-1891)

Hot Water Reactions

January 12, 2007

This was sent to me by a friend. Thought I’d share.

A young woman went to her mother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling. It seemed as one problem was solved, a new one arose.

Her mother took her to the kitchen. She filled three pots with water and placed each on a high fire. Soon the pots came to boil.

In the first she placed carrots, in the second she placed eggs, and in the last she (more…)

Quote For The Day

January 12, 2007

“”We are healed of a suffering only by expressing it to the full.”
Marcel Proust, novelist (1871-1922)

Quote For The Day

January 10, 2007

“I know why humans don’t eat their young.
They’re not very tasty.”

Florence Ondré- poet, singer-songwriter, writer, philosopher


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