Category Archives: Quotations

From the Dalai Lama

He said: There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is yesterday and the other is tomorrow. So today is the right day to love, believe, do, and live. FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg

Even More from Mother Nature

Here are more photos I have taken which will give us inspiration for colour themes. While looking out of one of our windows, I spotted this Baltimore Oriole on our neighbour’s fence. We don’t see them often, so I am delighted to have captured this one digitally. This is another one taken through a window, …

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The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. – Albert Einstein FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg

Inspirational Quotes

A year from now, you will wish you had started today. –¬†¬†Karen Lamb FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg


Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been. – Mark Twain Be yourself. No one can ever tell you you’re doing it wrong! – Anonymous A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away. – Bil Keane   FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg


The difficult takes time. The impossible just takes a little longer. It isn’t what you lose. It’s what you do with what you have left. – Carl Perkins There are a lot of mistakes in it, but there’s more love than mistakes. (That may well be an apt description of many of our handcrafted gifts. …

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Quotations from “Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul”

From “Chicken Soup for the Mother’s Soul” by Jack Canfield. If your baby is “beautiful and perfect, never cries or fusses, sleeps on schedule and burps on demand, an angel all the time” . . . you’re the grandma. If I’d have known that grandchildren were going to be so much fun, I’d have had …

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“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s there are few.” – Shunryu Suzuki “Take the risk! Remember – there are no rules.” “When others compliment you on a painting, just say, “Thank you.” I used to tell them everything that was wrong with it, until someone gave me this advice. …

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Hope is the thing with feathers that perches on your soul and sings the tune without words and never stops at all. – Emily Dickinson FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg

A Quote

“The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing that you will make one.” Elbert Hubbard FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponLinkedinTumblrDigg