Tag: famous quotes

The Alliance

“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.” ― Mother Teresa   A collage of my some of my paintings made with photoshop.

Wear It Well

Wear gratitude like a cloak and it will feed every corner of your life. – Rumi     photo one credit photo two credit Daily word prompt: Gratitude  

Does the Internet promote depression?

“All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.”  ― Blaise Pascal, Pensées   I learned of this quote years back during a yoga class. It’s stuck with me and I wanted to share it. That’s how I came upon…

Be proud of where you are

Labor day is soon approaching and daily prompt’s word of the day is “Dignify.” I thought I’d kill two STONES with one BIRD. See you “at the top.”      

A not-so-traditional woman

“It is always painful to set one’s self against tradition, especially against the conventions & prejudices that hedge about womanhood.” — Helen Keller, Rebel Lives: Helen Keller What courage and determination it must have taken this woman to realize her potential! We are all…

A worthy quote

Only 38 years of life but a lasting impact

I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being with an independent will. Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs. It is in vain to say human beings ought to…

Pay attention to his words, Mr. Trump

Today in 1865, our 16th President of the United States died after being assassinated by John Wilkes Booth, a confederate spy. Quotes from Abraham Lincoln: “I hold that while man exists, it is his duty to improve not only his own condition, but to assist in…

You decide

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…” ― Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places…

Pablo Picasso died today

in 1973 at the age of 91. “Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.” – Pablo Picasso Interesting fact: During the Second World War, Picasso remained in Paris while the Germans occupied the city. Picasso’s artistic style did not fit the Nazi ideal of art,…