"When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other."  -Chinese Proverb

"When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other."  -Chinese Proverb

prairie smoke
“We keep looking so hard in life for the ‘specific message’, and yet we are blinded to the fact that the message is all around us, and within us all the time. We just have to stop demanding that it be on OUR terms or conditions, and instead open ourselves to the possibility that what we seek may be in front of us all the time.    -John Imhof

prairie smoke

“We keep looking so hard in life for the ‘specific message’, and yet we are blinded to the fact that the message is all around us, and within us all the time. We just have to stop demanding that it be on OUR terms or conditions, and instead open ourselves to the possibility that what we seek may be in front of us all the time.    -John Imhof

tulip duo
"It’s not what we have in our life, but who we have in our life that counts." —J.M. Laurence

Happy Birthday Kathy!
 
 

tulip duo

"It’s not what we have in our life, but who we have in our life that counts." —J.M. Laurence

Happy Birthday Kathy!

 

 

sedum
“Wisdom is oft-times nearer when we stoop than when we soar.”  -William Wordsworth

sedum

“Wisdom is oft-times nearer when we stoop than when we soar.”  -William Wordsworth

purple iris
“While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.”    - Dorothea Lange
 

purple iris

“While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.”    - Dorothea Lange

 

flax
“Flowers will fall even if we love them, and weeds will grow even if we hate them. And that is all.” -Dogen

flax

“Flowers will fall even if we love them, and weeds will grow even if we hate them. And that is all.” -Dogen

rudbeckia
“A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever recognize it?”     -Ernst Haas

rudbeckia

“A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever recognize it?”     -Ernst Haas

dew on primrose blossom
“The eye of judgment sees at a distance what it refuses to see in it’s own reflection.”   ― T.F. Hodge

dew on primrose blossom

“The eye of judgment sees at a distance what it refuses to see in it’s own reflection.”   ― T.F. Hodge

'fly and spiderwort'
“Happy is the moment we sit together, with two forms, with two faces, yet one soul. You and I.”    -Rumi

'fly and spiderwort'

“Happy is the moment we sit together, with two forms, with two faces, yet one soul. You and I.”    -Rumi

'solitary daisy'
“No matter whether you’re a rose, a lotus flower, or a daisy. The important thing is that you blossom. ~Osho”

'solitary daisy'

“No matter whether you’re a rose, a lotus flower, or a daisy. The important thing is that you blossom. ~Osho”