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May I Be Truly Happy and Free

May I be filled with loving kindness, May I be well, in body and in spirit, May I be safe, from inner and outer dangers, May I be truly happy, and free. ©Jack Kornfield

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Choices

Doubt sees the obstacles; faith sees the way. Doubt sees the darkest night; faith sees the day. Doubt dreads to take a step; faith soars on high. Doubt questions, “Who believes?” faith answers, “I”. ~Unknown

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Solitude or Loneliness

Language has created the word ‘loneliness’ to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word ‘solitude’ to express the glory of being alone. ~ Paul Tilich

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Life

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of … Continue reading

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Good Choices

A feast awaits us at the table of good choices. ~unknown

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Pray

The great people of the earth today are the people who pray. I do not mean those who talk about prayer, nor those who can explain about prayer; but I mean those people who take time and pray. ~ S.D.Gordon

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Don’t Be Anyone Else But You

Read something no one else is reading, think something no one else is thinking, and do something no one else is doing. ~Danny L. Deaube.

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Actions

Actions speak louder than words and they tell the truth.

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Happiness

Happiness doesn’t have to be chased… it merely has to be chosen. ~Mandy Hale

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To Be The Answer

We’re so busy doing, we’ve forgotten how to just be; to sit, still and quiet, stare at dark blue ocean until it becomes flat and green, to watch until slow moving barge disappears from view in the distant mist, to … Continue reading

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Finally Living Our Dream

We are finally living our dream. We’ve built a paradise in the woods where fresh clean air and cold well water refresh the body, where birdsong and beauty refresh the soul. We do not have to allow anyone or anything … Continue reading

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Lost Is Found

Sometimes when you lose your way, you find YOURSELF. ~Mandy Hale

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Becoming

“How does one become a butterfly?” she asked pensively. “You must want to fly so much that you are willing 
to give up being a caterpillar.” ~Trina Paulus

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Beauty

The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within –strength, courage, and dignity. ~Ruby Dee

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Siesta Time

Cool June morning morphs into hot dry afternoon, energy wilts like marguerites in window boxes. Work slows to full stop, hammocks fill, popsicles melt – it’s siesta time. ©2019 Sharron R. McMillan

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