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Rare Step

“No matter how much faculty of idle seeing a man has, the step from knowing to doing is rarely taken.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thought For The Day


Annie over at McGuffy’s Reader hosts the Monday Sparks asking for a positive quote, thought, poem, or verse.

I have taken a photo from one of my “Sunday Trees” and added a quote (using Picfont). 41 more words


Monday Motivation ~ All that we can be


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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #831- Jan 21, 2018

The influence of fine scenery, the presence of mountains, appeases our irritations and elevates our friendships.

—RALPH WALDO EMERSON, Culture, The Conduct of Life, 1860… 53 more words

Trail Quote

Thought For the Day: Wisdom Goes Beyond Mere Recitation of Memorized Words

We are students of words; we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing.” 8 more words

Thought For The Day

“Don’t waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Thought For Today


“Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thought For The Day