Check out Kristi's beautiful signs at Barn Owl Primitives by clicking on the photo above. I LOVE this quote (and ordered the sign).
“When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused.”
– Rainer Maria Rilke
“There are two spiritual dangers in not owning a farm. One is the danger of supposing that breakfast comes from the grocery, and the other that heat comes from the furnace.”
― Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac
"We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us." - E. M. Forster
“Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.” -Anonymous
To own a bit of ground, to scratch it with a hoe, to plant seeds and watch their renewal of life -- this is the commonest delight of the race, the most satisfactory thing a man can do.
-Charles Dudley Warner, author, editor, and publisher (1829-1900)
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." --Ralph Waldo Emerson
"You must be the change you want to see in the world." -- Mahatma Gandhi
Always remember you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman
Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it. - Confucius
If we only plant that which provides us a quick harvest, we'll miss the opportunity to experience the joy of harvesting that which requires investment of our time and resources, great patience, and delayed gratification; knowing too that it's possible our work may end up blessing others while not experiencing it ourselves! ~ Me
I think these quotes say a lot about who I am.
What are some of your favorite quotes?
Blessings on your day.