Breathe. Let go. ~ Oprah Winfrey

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“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.”

~ Oprah Winfrey

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Our Greatest Weakness – Thomas A. Edison

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“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.”

~ Thomas A. Edison

 

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You Haven’t Had Enough Coffee

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You haven’t had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it’s running.

 

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Do What You Love

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Do what you love and happiness will follow.

 

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Crafts Make Us Feel Rooted – Phyllis George

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“Crafts make us feel rooted, give us a sense of belonging, and connect us with our history. Our ancestors used to create these crafts out of necessity, and now we do them for fun, to make money and to express ourselves.”

~ Phyllis George

 

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Be a Rainbow – Maya Angelou

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“Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.”

~ Maya Angelou

 

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I Believe In- Henry David Thoreau

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“I believe in the forest, and in the meadow, and in the night in which the corn grows.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

 

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Cut Out The Icides – Lalou Bize-Leroy

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“We should cut out all the herbicides, the insecticides, the fungicides, the pesticides, all the “icides”. They sound just like homicide!  We should stop killing things and give them the life force instead.”

~ Lalou Bize-Leroy

 

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Flower of The Soul – Billy Graham

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“Love is to the heart what the summer is to the farmer’s year. It brings to harvest all the loveliest flowers of the soul.”

~ Billy Graham

 

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Through The Eyes of a Child – C.J. Heck

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“May you always see the world through the eyes of a child.”

~ C.J. Heck

 

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Where Was All The Food – Joel Salatin

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“The first supermarket appeared on the American landscape in 1946. Until then where was all the food?…It was in homes, gardens, local fields, and forests. It was in the pantry, the cellar and the backyard.”

~ Joel Salatin

Explore Dream Discover – Mark Twain

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“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

~ Mark Twain

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Reasons to Be Happy

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There are so many reasons to be happy.

 

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Opportunity – Milton Berle

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“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”

~ Milton Berle

 

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We Must Teach Our Children – John Cleal

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We must teach our children
To smell the earth,
To taste the rain,
To touch the wind,
To see things grow,
To hear the sun rise
And night fall,
To care.

~ John Cleal

 

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