Month: September 2013

Simple Pleasures

“The real things haven’t changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong.” ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867 – 1957) If you develop an ear for sounds that are musical it is like…

Knowledge

“Religion is no more the parent of morality than an incubator is the mother of a chicken.” ~Lemuel K. Washburn If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them. ~ Isaac Asimov (1920 – 1992) Today’s Haiku Knowledge growth requires, That your mind be receptive, To experience.

Shyness

“You suppose you are the trouble, but you are the cure. You suppose that you are the lock on the door, but you are the key that opens it. It’s too bad that you want to be someone else. You don’t see your own face, your own beauty. Yet, no face is more beautiful than…

Timelines

“I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.” ~ Jack London (1876 – 1916) Act as though what you do makes a difference. It does. ~ William James (1842 – 1910) Today’s Haiku The blink of an eye, Compared to the universe, Our…

Adventure

“Adventure is worthwhile in itself.” ~ Amelia Earhart (1897 -1937) I’m going to stay in show business until I’m the last one left. ~ George Burns (1896 – 1996) Today’s Haiku Live every day, Using your body and mind, Do not settle in.