Tuesday, 20 June 2017

128/365 Desire


128/365 Desire

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” 
 Epicurus

127/365 Everything Starts Here


127/365 Everything Starts Here

“This is where it all begins. Everything starts here, today.” 
 David Nicholls, One Day

Monday, 19 June 2017

126/365 Love Grows


126/365 Love Grows

“The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.” 
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

125/365 Hold Fast


125/365 Hold Fast

“Hold fast to dreams,
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.” 
Langston Hughes

Sunday, 18 June 2017

124/365 Someday...


124/365   Someday...

“You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.” 
John Lennon

Saturday, 17 June 2017

123/365 Changing Our Minds


123/365  Changing Our Minds

“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”  
George Bernard Shaw

122/365 Stepping Out


122/365 Stepping Out

“You never change your life until you step out of your comfort zone; change begins at the end of your comfort zone.” 
Roy T. Bennett

Friday, 16 June 2017

121/365 Going Ahead


121/365  Going Ahead

“I have accepted fear as part of life – specifically the fear of change... I have gone ahead despite the pounding in the heart that says: turn back....” 
 Erica Jong

120/365 Flowing Naturally


120/365 Flowing Naturally

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.” 
 Lao Tzu

Thursday, 15 June 2017

119/365 Play


119/365 Play

“You can't stop the future
You can't rewind the past
The only way to learn the secret
...is to press play.” 
Jay Asher, Thirteen Reasons Why

118/365 Yesterday


118/365 Yesterday

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” 
Jalaluddin Rumi

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

117/365 A Great & Sudden Change


117/365 A Great & Sudden Change

“Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.” 
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Frankenstei

116/365 Things Change


116/365 Things Change

“Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.” 
Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Thursday, 4 May 2017

115/365 The Same Direction


115/365 The Same Direction

“Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.” 
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Airman's Odyssey

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

114/365 Love Grows The Greater


114/365  Love Grows The Greater

“The world is indeed full of peril, and in it there are many dark places; but still there is much that is fair, and though in all lands love is now mingled with grief, it grows perhaps the greater.” 
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

113/365 To Thine Own Self


113/365 To Thine Own Self

“This above all: to thine own self be true, 
And it must follow, as the night the day, 
Thou canst not then be false to any man.” 
William Shakespeare, Hamlet

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

112/365 Every Heart Sings


112/365 Every Heart Sings

“Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.” 
 Plato

111/365 How Much the Heart Holds


111/365 How Much the Heart Holds

“Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.” 
Zelda Fitzgerald

Monday, 1 May 2017

110/365 Extraordinary


110/365 Extraordinary 

“Never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary.”  
Oscar Wilde

109/365 There is Life


109/365 There is Life

“Where there is love there is life.” 
Mahatma Gandhi

Sunday, 30 April 2017

108/365 The Universe


108/365 The Universe

“So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” 
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

107/365 What They Are


107/365  What They Are

“We love the things we love for what they are.” 
 Robert Frost

Saturday, 29 April 2017

106/365 A Garden Forever


106/365 A Garden Forever

“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you...I could walk through my garden forever.” 
Alfred Tennyson

105/365 Being Loved


105/365 Being Loved

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” 
Lao Tzu

Friday, 28 April 2017

104/365 Happiness of Another


104/365 Happiness of Another

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.” 
Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land

103/365 The Opposite of Love


103/365 The Opposite of Love

“The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it's indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it's indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it's indifference.” 
Elie Wiesel

Thursday, 27 April 2017

102/365 Falling in Love


102/365 Falling in Love

“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” 
 Dr. Seuss

101/365 Dance!


101/365  Dance!

“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”  
William W. Purkey

Monday, 10 April 2017

100/365 The Universe


100/365 The Universe

"The universe is made of stories, not of atoms."
Muriel Rukeyser

Sunday, 9 April 2017

99/365 A Community Bond


99/365  A Community Bond

"We cannot, however, mould our lives each by himself; but within every individual is the power of joining himself fundamentally and vitally to other lives, and out of this vital union comes the creative power. Revelation, if we want it to be continuous, must be through the community bond. No individual can change the disorder and iniquity of this world."
Mary Parker Follett

Saturday, 8 April 2017

98/365 Reflection


98/365 Reflection

“It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.” 
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Friday, 7 April 2017

97/365 Making Progress


97/365 Making Progress

“Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb.” 
Winston S. Churchill

Thursday, 6 April 2017

96/365 Spring has Returned


96/365 Spring has Returned

"Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems."
Rainer Maria Rilke

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

95/365 Progress


95/365  Progress

“If civilization is to survive, it must live on the interest, not the capital, of nature.” 
Ronald Wright, A Short History of Progress

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

94/365 Remembering


94/365 Remembering

“We need to walk to know sacred places, those around us and those within. We need to walk to remember the songs.” 
Joseph Bruchac

Monday, 3 April 2017

93/365 Who Mourns


93/365 Who Mourns

“Where do we record the passing of wildlife? Who mourns the silent deaths of the small?” 
O.R. Melling

Sunday, 2 April 2017

92/365 Longing to Return


92/365 Longing to Return

“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” 
Leonardo da Vinci

Saturday, 1 April 2017

91/365 A Great Canadian


91/365 A Great Canadian

"To other Canadians who are on journeys to defeat cancer and to live their lives, I say this: please don't be discouraged that my own journey hasn't gone as well as I had hoped. You must not lose your own hope." 
Jack Layton

Friday, 31 March 2017

Thursday, 30 March 2017

89/365 Joy


89/365  Joy

"Let your joy be in your journey - not in some distant goal." 
Tim Cook

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

88/365 The Certain Way


88/365 The Certain Way

"A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it."
John Steinbeck

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

87/365 The Middle of the Journey


87/365 The Middle of the Journey

In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost. 

Dante Alighieri

Monday, 27 March 2017

86/365 Begin Again


86/365 Begin Again

“Recreate your life, always, always. 
Remove the stones, plant rose bushes and make sweets." 
Begin again.” 
Cora Coralina

Sunday, 26 March 2017

85/365 Spring Again


85/365 Spring Again

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” 
Rainer Maria Rilke

Saturday, 25 March 2017

84/365 Speaking


84/365  Speaking

"Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven." 
Rabindranath Tagore

Friday, 24 March 2017

83/365 Memories


83/365 Memories

“Take nothing but memories, leave nothing but footprints!” 
Chief Seattle

Thursday, 23 March 2017

82/365 Kindness


82/365 Kindness

"Kindness is like snow - It beautifies everything it covers." 
Kahlil Gibran

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

81/365 Snow


81/365 Snow

"Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood." 
Andy Goldsworthy

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

80/365 To Be...


80/365 To Be...

“Everything in nature invites us constantly to be what we are.” 
 Gretel Ehrlich

Monday, 20 March 2017