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The water-lily starts and slides
Upon the level in little puffs of wind,
Tho’ anchor’d to the bottom.
Tennyson—The Princess. IV. L. 236



But where, after all, would be the poetry of the sea were there no wild waves? ~ Joshua Slocum


Be still and the earth will speak to you. ~ Navajo proverb


Life is mostly froth and bubble, Two things stand like stone — Kindness in another’s trouble, Courage in your own. ~ Adam L. Gordon


Michigan, with its delicious American name. How lucky one must be to live there. ~ Gary Shteyngart, Little Failure


The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it. ~ Thích Nhất Hạnh, Peace Is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life


I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in. ~ George Washington Carver


I don’t just wish you rain, Beloved – I wish you the beauty of storms… ~ John Geddes, A Familiar Rain


Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness. ~ George MacDonald


“My husband and I bought an old farmhouse in the country and have been fixing it up ever since.” ~ Trina Burke, Contributing Editor, Country Living Magazine

Hope to do the same, myself, one day!!!