The thing with feathers that perches in the soul…

Hope is a waking dream.-Aristotle (384โ€“322 BCE) To live without Hope is to Cease to live.-Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821 โ€“ 1881) Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings the tunes without the words - and never stops at all.-Emily Dickinson (1830 โ€“ 1886) I find hope in the darkest… Continue reading The thing with feathers that perches in the soul…

The journey itself is home…

Home is the nicest word there is.-Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867 โ€“ 1957) The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.-Maya Angelou (1928 โ€“ 2014) One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths intersect the whole world looks like home for… Continue reading The journey itself is home…

Peace is a journey of a thousand miles…

Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.-Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890 โ€“ 1969) It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.-Eleanor Roosevelt (1884ย โ€“ 1962) Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.-George Bernard… Continue reading Peace is a journey of a thousand miles…

The essence of all beautiful art…

Gratitude is when memory is stored in the heart and not in the mind.-Lionel Hampton (1908 โ€“ 2002) As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.-John F. Kennedy (1917 โ€“ 1963) Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or… Continue reading The essence of all beautiful art…

A smile is the light in your window…

Each of us finds his unique vehicle for sharing with others his bit of wisdom.-Ram Dass (1931 โ€“ 2019) The sharing of joy, whether physical, emotional, psychic, or intellectual, forms a bridge between the sharers which can be the basis for understanding much of what is not shared between them, and lessens the threat of… Continue reading A smile is the light in your window…