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Love Divine

Easter Sunday…and the amalgamation of this Lenten journey.  Truth, Beauty, Goodness…interwoven, ever flowing, ever giving, ever growing.  Love Divine.  Henry Thoreau’s image of the two oaks, crowns reaching to the heavens, roots firmly on the ground, “inseparably”.   332 more words

Quotes on Nature Beauty

Some of the greatest wisdom regarding the beauty of nature are captured.  The seven inspirational quotes on nature’s beauty are:

Nature is not a place to visit. 157 more words

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my garden of frustration

Patience is a virtue every gardener must have. But right now I am feeling a garden of frustration. So much seems missing after the winter. 499 more words

Chester County

Toeing the line between past and future (Walden 18)

More about yesterday’s entry, specifically the phrase “to stand on the meeting of two eternities, the past and future.”

You hear a lot of talk about ‘living in the moment,’ but what I appreciate about Thoreau’s words is that he is not only in the moment, but he is there with an awareness of the place of that moment within the span of time, to the extent that he can comprehend it. 262 more words

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self starter

“Things do not change; we change.” – Henry David Thoreau

quotable or questionable? you decide. let me know in the comments section below, on facebook… 23 more words

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Henry David Thoreau

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. 77 more words

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