Tuesday, 31 January 2017

31/365 Adventure of the Soul


31/365 Adventure of the Soul

“Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.”  
W. Somerset Maugham,

Monday, 30 January 2017

30/365 Canada


30/365 Canada

"My dream is for people around the world to look up and to see Canada like a little jewel sitting at the top of the continent."

Tommy Douglas

Sunday, 29 January 2017

29/365 Dreams


29/365 Dreams

There is nothing like a dream to create the future.” 
Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

Saturday, 28 January 2017

28/365 Truth


28/365 Truth

“After all, I believe that legends and myths are largely made of 'truth', and indeed present aspects of it that can only be received in this mode; and long ago certain truths and modes of this kind were discovered and must always reappear.” 
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien

Friday, 27 January 2017

27/365 Myths


27/365 Myths

“Myth must be kept alive. The people who can keep it alive are the artists of one kind or another.” 
Joseph Campbell

Thursday, 26 January 2017

26/365 Recognize


26/365  Recognize

“You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going. What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith and hope.” 
Thomas Merton

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

25/365 Gathering Love


25/365  Gathering Love

"A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love." 
Saint Basil

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

24/365 Hold On


24/365 Hold On

“When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on.” 
Theodore Roosevelt

Monday, 23 January 2017

23/365 Fairy Tales


23/365 Fairy Tales

“Fairy tales do not tell children the dragons exist. Children already know that dragons exist. Fairy tales tell children the dragons can be killed.” 
G.K. Chesterton

Sunday, 22 January 2017

22/365 Remember


22/365 Remember

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” 
Epicurus

Saturday, 21 January 2017

21/365 Towards the other Soul


21/365 Towards the other Soul

"One must learn to love, and go through a good deal of suffering to get to it... and the journey is always towards the other soul." 
D. H. Lawrence

Friday, 20 January 2017

Thursday, 19 January 2017

19/365 A Friend


19/365 A Friend

“A friend is one to whom one may pour out the contents of one's heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that gentle hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.”
George Eliot

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

18/365 The Journey Takes Us


18/365 The Journey Takes Us

"A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policing, and coercion are fruitless. We find that after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us." 
John Steinbeck

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

17/365 A Journey


17/365 A Journey

"Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations."
Oliver Goldsmith

Monday, 16 January 2017

16/365 Teach


16/365  Teach

"Sometimes it's the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination."
Drake

Sunday, 15 January 2017

15/365 Hope


15/365 Hope

"Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us." 
Samuel Smiles

Saturday, 14 January 2017

14/365 Richness of Self


14/365 Richness of Self

“Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is richness of self.”  
May Sarton

Friday, 13 January 2017

13/365 We Live


13/365 We Live

“We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship.” 
C.S. Lewis, The Weight of Glory

Thursday, 12 January 2017

12/365 Oneself


12/365 Oneself

“The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” 
Michel de Montaigne, 

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

11/365 People


11/365 People

“Who hears music, feels his solitude
Peopled at once.” 
Robert Browning

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

10/365 Wilderness


10/365 Wilderness

“There is a wilderness we walk alone
However well-companioned” 
Stephen Vincent Benét, Western Star

Monday, 9 January 2017

9/365 Permanence


9/365 Permanence

"We cling to our own point of view, as though everything depended on it. Yet our opinions have no permanence; like autumn and winter, they gradually pass away." 
Zhuangzi

Sunday, 8 January 2017

8/365 Winter Comes


8/365 Winter Comes

"If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?" 
Percy Bysshe Shelley

Saturday, 7 January 2017

7/365 Crisp Winter Air


7/365 Crisp Winter Air

"It is the life of the crystal, the architect of the flake, the fire of the frost, the soul of the sunbeam. This crisp winter air is full of it." 
John Burroughs

Friday, 6 January 2017

6/365 Enjoy


6/365 Enjoy

"In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy." 
William Blake

Thursday, 5 January 2017

5/365 Artistic


5/365 Artistic

“There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.” 
Vincent Van Gogh

Wednesday, 4 January 2017

4/365 Invincible


4/365 Invincible

"In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer." 
Albert Camus

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

Monday, 2 January 2017

2/365 Importance


2/365 Importance

“The beginning is the most important part of the work.” 
Plato, The Republic

Sunday, 1 January 2017

1/365 Beginnings


1/365 Beginnings

“And suddenly you know: It's time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” 
Meister Eckhart