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Friday’s Thought – The Power of Silence

Prometheus statue at Rockefeller Center

“Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.”
(Ralph Waldo Emerson)

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Friday’s Thought – At Our Best

ice skaters at Bryant Park

 

“We are never more fully alive, more completely ourselves, or more deeply engrossed in anything, than when we are at play.” 
(Charles Schaefer)

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Friday’s Thought – In This Moment

yellow leaf

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”
(Buddha)

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Friday’s Thought – On Peace

Lake Champlain

 

“Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek but a means by which we arrive at that goal.”

(Martin Luther King, Jr.)

                                                                            

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Friday’s Thought – On Good Food

farmers market vegetables

“You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces – just good food from fresh ingredients.”

(Julia Child)

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Friday’s Thought – Flights of Fancy

graffiti rug on brick wall

“Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.”
(Albert Einstein)

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Friday’s Thought – Miracles

two roses

 

“Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.”
(Walt Whitman)

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Friday’s Thought – Earthly Verses

magnolia blossom in DC

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

(Rainer Maria Rilke)

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Friday’s Thought – In Pursuit of Beauty

Red hooded walker
“The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.”
(Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)

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Whimsical Pencil Sketch – Art Imitates Life

Ansel Adams once said…
“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” 
Josephine the photographer blog
(Josephine couldn’t agree more!)

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