Irene2727: We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children. ~~ Native American proverb
Irene2727: “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” ~~ Abraham Lincoln
Irene2727: “Holding grudges is like growing a garden of thorns in your heart .” ― Thandazo Perfect Khumalo
Irene2727: Nothing attracts attention like a red dress.” - Laura Bush
Irene2727: " Until you spread your wings you have no idea how far you'll fly." ~~ Napoleon Bonaparte
Irene2727: “Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...It's about learning to dance in the rain.” ― Vivian Greene
Irene2727: "To create one's world in any of the arts takes courage." ~~ Georgia O'Keeffe
Irene2727: The mind is like water. When it’s turbulent, it’s difficult to see. When it’s calm, everything becomes clear. – Sindu Masilamani
Irene2727: Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy ~~ Guillaume Apollinaire
Irene2727: Nothing baffles the schemes of evil people so much as the calm composure of great souls. ~~ Honore Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau
Irene2727: Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. -Nathaniel Hawthorne
Irene2727: “Flowers don’t tell, they show.” – Stephanie Skeem
Irene2727: “How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” – John Burrows
Irene2727: "The man who builds his own throne rules over a desert." Traditional proverb
Irene2727: “There will never be a photograph of the Grand Canyon that can adequately describe its depth, breadth, and true beauty.” ― Stefanie Payne, A Year in the National Parks: The Greatest American Road Trip
Irene2727: Do the Clam, do the Clam, grab your barefoot baby by the hand. ~~ Elvis Presley
Irene2727: “Nature itself is the best physician.” – Hippocrates
Irene2727: "I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, 'This is what it is to be happy.'" ~~ Sylvia Plath
Irene2727: . Just as the water reflects the stars and the moon, the body reflects the mind and the soul. – Rumi
Irene2727: “Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings.” ― Victor Hugo
Irene2727: "Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud." -- Maya Angelou
Irene2727: Happy is the man, I thought, who, before dying, has the good fortune to sail the Aegean sea.” ~~ Nikos Kazantzakis
Irene2727: I sing my heart out to the wide open spaces. I sing my heart out to the infinite sea. I sing my vision to the sky-high mountains. I sing my song to the free. Pete Townshend
Irene2727: "Be like a duck. Calm on the outside but always paddling like the dickens underneath." ~~ Michael Caine
Irene2727: Life isn't a tiptoe through the tulips. ~~ Shannon Hoon
Irene2727: "Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction can be the biggest step of your life." ~~ Naeem Callaway
Irene2727: “There are no wrong turnings. Only paths we had not known we were meant to walk.” ― Guy Gavriel Kay, Tigana
Irene2727: “Take a chance, amaze yourself!” ― C.K. Thomas, Arrowstar
Irene2727: “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” – Maya Angelou
Irene2727: “One of the most important things you can do on this earth is to let people know they are not alone.” ― Shannon L. Alder