Tuesday, 25 October 2016

282/366 For Those Who Love


282/366 For Those Who Love

“Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.”  
Henry Van Dyke

281/366 Mirrors & Windows


281/366 Mirrors & Windows

"The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows." 
Sydney J. Harris

Monday, 24 October 2016

280/366 Ahead of Time


280/366 Ahead of Time

You never know ahead of time what something's really going to be like.”  
Katherine Paterson, Bridge to Terabithia

279/366 Education


279/366  Education

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." 
Nelson Mandela

Sunday, 23 October 2016

278/366 Tradition


278/366  Tradition

“Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire.” 
Gustav Mahler

277/366 Bikes & Freedom


277/366 Bikes & Freedom

“Let me tell you what I think of bicycling. I think it has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world. It gives women a feeling of freedom and self-reliance. I stand and rejoice every time I see a woman ride by on a wheel…the picture of free, untrammeled womanhood.” 
Susan B. Anthony

Saturday, 22 October 2016

276/366 The Wisest


276/366  The Wisest

“The wisest are the most annoyed at the loss of time.” 
Dante Alighieri

275/366 Ancient Music


275/366 Ancient Music

“I can see clouds a thousand miles away, hear ancient music in the pines.” 
Ikkyu

Friday, 21 October 2016

274/366 Colours of the Spirit


274/366 Colours of the Spirit

"Nature always wears the colours of the spirit."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

273/366 The Far Horizon


273/366 The Far Horizon

"Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road."
Dag Hammarskjold

Thursday, 20 October 2016

272/366 The Universe


272/366  The Universe

So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.” 
Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

271/366 A Stowaway


271/366 A Stowaway

“Never a ship sails out of bay but carries my heart as a stowaway.” 
Roselle Mercier Montgomery

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

270/366 Forget Not


270/366 Forget Not

"Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair."
Khalil Gibran

269/366 Pure Joy


269/366 Pure Joy

"I give you this to take with you:
Nothing remains as it was. If you know this, you can
begin again, with pure joy in the uprooting.” 
Judith Minty, Letters to My Daughters

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

268/366 Love


268/366  Love

"Love keeps the cold out better than a cloak."
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

267/366 What is Enough?


267/366 What is Enough?

“...and then, I have nature and art and poetry, and if that is not enough, what is enough?” 
Vincent Van Gogh

Monday, 17 October 2016

266/366 Contentment


266/366 Contentment 

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” 
Ansel Adams

265/366 Fidelity


265/366 Fidelity

"Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind."
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Sunday, 16 October 2016

264/366 Tell Their Story


264/366 Tell Their Story

“The living owe it to those who no longer can speak to tell their story for them.” 
Czesław Miłosz, The Issa Valley

263/366 Be Happy


263/366 Be Happy

“Be happy, noble heart, be blessed for all the good thou hast done and wilt do hereafter, and let my gratitude remain in obscurity like your good deeds.” 
Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo

Saturday, 15 October 2016

262/366 Sacred Space


262/366 Sacred Space

"Your sacred space is where you can find yourself again and again."
Joseph Campbell

261/366 A Tale of Acadia


261/366  A Tale of Acadia

 "STILL stands the forest primeval; but far away from its shadow,   Side by side, in their nameless graves, the lovers are sleeping.” 
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline

Friday, 14 October 2016

260/366 Evangeline


260/366 Evangeline

“ Patience; accomplish thy labor; accomplish thy work of affection!   Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.   Therefore accomplish thy labor of love, till the heart is made godlike,   Purified, strengthened, perfected, and rendered more worthy of heaven!” 
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline

259/366 A Rich Life


259/366 A Rich Life

“In ordinary life we hardly realize that we receive a great deal more than we give, and that it is only with gratitude that life becomes rich.”  

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Thursday, 13 October 2016

258/366 A Pathway


258/366  A Pathway

"If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads."
Anatole France

257/366 Gratitude


257/366  Gratitude

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.”  
Maya Angelou, Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

256/366 Silently


256/366 Silently

“Silently, one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven,
Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels.” 
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

255/366 Everything


255/366  Everything

“One day spent with someone you love can change everything.” 
Mitch Albom, For One More Day

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

254/366 Crossing


254/366 Crossing

"You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water." 
Rabindranath Tagore

253/366 To Live in Hearts


253/366 To Live in Hearts

To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” 
Thomas Campbell

Monday, 10 October 2016

252/366 Touching the Earth


252/366  Touching the Earth

“Mortal as I am, I know that I am born for a day. But when I follow at my pleasure the serried multitude of the stars in their circular course, my feet no longer touch the earth.” 
Ptolemy

251/366 Elemental Sounds


251/366 Elemental Sounds

"The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach." 
Henry Beston

Sunday, 9 October 2016

250/366 A Simple Life


250/366 A Simple Life

"A simple life is good with me. I don't need a whole lot. For me, a T-shirt, a pair of shorts, barefoot on a beach and I'm happy."
Yanni

Saturday, 8 October 2016

249/366 The Joy of a Dog


249/366  The Joy of a Dog

“If you don't own a dog, at least one, there is not necessarily anything wrong with you, but there may be something wrong with your life.” 
Roger A. Caras

248/366 Trees & the Sky


248/366 Trees & the Sky

“Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.”  
Kahlil Gibran, Sand and Foam

Friday, 7 October 2016

247/366 Imagine


247/366  Imagine

“Everything you can imagine is real.” 
Pablo Picasso

246/366 Time


246/366 Time

“Time is the longest distance between two places.” 
Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagerie

Thursday, 6 October 2016

245/366 Coming Home to Halifax


245/366 Coming Home to Halifax

“For those who are lost, there will always be cities that feel
like home.” 
Simon Van Booy, Everything Beautiful Began After