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“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.”-Ralph Waldo Emerson.


Give to barrows, trays, and pans
Grace and glimmer of romance;
Bring the moonlight into noon
Hid in gleaming piles of stone;
On the city’s paved street…

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The Purpose Of Life . . .

Arizona Wine Country — Image by kenne

“The purpose of life is not to be happy.

It is to be useful,

to be honorable,

to be compassionate, 16 more words



I wish that life should not be cheap,
but sacred.
I wish the days to be as centuries,
loaded, fragrant.

~Ralph Waldo Emerson, (1803 -1882)


In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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A Strong Tree


THE STRONGEST TREE is not found in the shelter of the forest, but out in the open where the winds of every direction beat upon it. 269 more words