AZMOMXTWO's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=AZMOMXTWO AZMOMXTWO's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ 5/22/18 Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human. Vikto http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493714 Quote of the Day <BR> It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference. <BR> Tom Brokaw <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> What is love? It is the morning and the evening star. <BR> Sinclair Lewis <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is the symbol of the two noblest human efforts: to construct and to refrain from destruction. <BR> Evelyn Waugh <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Self-preservation is the first law of nature. <BR> Samuel Butler <BR> <BR> Funny Quote... Tue, 22 May 2018 12:40:21 EST 5/21/18 Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles. Thomas Browne http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493324 Quote of the Day <BR> We are all gifted. That is our inheritance. <BR> Ethel Waters <BR> <BR> Quote of the Day <BR> We are all gifted. That is our inheritance. <BR> Ethel Waters <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is like a border of flowers along the course of civilization. <BR> Lincoln Steffens <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature is inside art as its content, not outside as its model. <BR> Marilyn French <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> I am at heart a gentleman. <BR>... Mon, 21 May 2018 08:52:16 EST 5/20/18 There is no influence like the influence of habit. Gilbert Parker http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6493007 Quote of the Day <BR> I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand. <BR> Confucius <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> It is impossible to love and to be wise. <BR> Francis Bacon <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> What I wanted to do was to paint sunlight on the side of a house. <BR> Edward Hopper <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The foot feels the foot when it feels the ground. <BR> Buddha <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> When a man opens a car door for his wife, it... Sun, 20 May 2018 08:52:26 EST 5/19/18 My motto is: Contented with little, yet wishing for more. Charles Lamb http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492804 Quote of the Day <BR> Nothing makes one feel so strong as a call for help. <BR> Pope Paul VI <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Hell, madam, is to love no longer. <BR> Georges Bernanos <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Impressionism is the newspaper of the soul. <BR> Henri Matisse <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Sweet April showers do spring May flowers. <BR> Thomas Tusser <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> You can lead a man to Congress, but you can't make him think. <BR> M... Sat, 19 May 2018 13:31:19 EST 5/18/18 Nothing can be done except little by little. Charles Baudelaire http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492476 Quote of the Day <BR> All great achievements require time. <BR> Maya Angelou <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Now a soft kiss - Aye, by that kiss, I vow an endless bliss. <BR> John Keats <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth. <BR> John Ruskin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature is not human hearted. <BR> Lao Tzu <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit... Fri, 18 May 2018 08:50:38 EST 5/17/18 Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all. Alexander the Great http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6492194 Quote of the Day <BR> Trouble shared is trouble halved. <BR> Lee Iacocca <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love and dignity cannot share the same abode. <BR> Ovid <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Painting and writing are solitary arts. <BR> Conrad Hall <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Literature and butterflies are the two sweetest passions known to man. <BR> Vladimir Nabokov <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> If you ask me anything I don't know, I'm not going to answer. <B... Thu, 17 May 2018 08:51:33 EST 5/16/18 Problems are not the problem; coping is the problem. Virginia Satir http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491889 Quote of the Day <BR> Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for words. <BR> Josh Billings <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value. <BR> Thornton Wilder <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Anything simple always interests me. <BR> David Hockney <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> A good garden may have some weeds. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> He was like a cock who... Wed, 16 May 2018 08:49:55 EST 5/15/18 Friends are the siblings God never gave us. Mencius http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491608 Quote of the Day <BR> It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves. <BR> Edmund Hillary <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is only one real deprivation... and that is not to be able to give one's gifts to those one loves most. <BR> May Sarton <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Architecture is the art of how to waste space. <BR> Philip Johnson <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Shadow owes its birth to light. <BR> John Gay <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> When you're e... Tue, 15 May 2018 08:49:09 EST 5/14/18 If you do not think about your future, you cannot have one. John Galsworthy http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491279 Quote of the Day <BR> Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit. <BR> Hosea Ballou <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist. <BR> Muriel Spark <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye. <BR> Honore de Balzac <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The earth is the very quintessence of the human condition. <BR> Hannah Arendt <BR> <BR> Nature Q... Mon, 14 May 2018 08:17:01 EST 5/13/18 Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. William Makepeace Tha http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491094 Quote of the Day <BR> The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. <BR> Samuel Taylor Coleridge <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. <BR> Theodore Hesburgh <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally. <BR> David Rockefeller <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> In search of m... Sun, 13 May 2018 13:41:33 EST 5/13/18 Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children. William Makepeace Tha http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6491093 Quote of the Day <BR> The love of a mother is the veil of a softer light between the heart and the heavenly Father. <BR> Samuel Taylor Coleridge <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. <BR> Theodore Hesburgh <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I owe much to mother. She had an expert's understanding, but also approached art emotionally. <BR> David Rockefeller <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> In search of m... Sun, 13 May 2018 13:41:33 EST 5/12/18 The sun, the earth, love, friends, our very breath are parts of the banquet. Rebecca Hardin http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490831 Quote of the Day <BR> Everything popular is wrong. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is a woman at the begining of all great things. <BR> Alphonse de Lamartine <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The temple of art is built in words. <BR> Josiah Gilbert Holland <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be abl... Sat, 12 May 2018 13:27:35 EST 5/12/18 The sun, the earth, love, friends, our very breath are parts of the banquet. Rebecca Hardin http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490830 Quote of the Day <BR> Everything popular is wrong. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is a woman at the begining of all great things. <BR> Alphonse de Lamartine <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The temple of art is built in words. <BR> Josiah Gilbert Holland <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be abl... Sat, 12 May 2018 13:27:32 EST 5/11/18 I want to do to you what spring does with the cherry trees. Pablo Neruda http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490529 Quote of the Day <BR> Necessity dispenseth with decorum. <BR> Thomas Carlyle <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home. <BR> Mother Teresa <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> To create one's world in any of the arts takes courage. <BR> Georgia O'Keeffe <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks. <BR> Tennessee Williams <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> The one thing I do not wan... Fri, 11 May 2018 08:47:05 EST 5/10/18 Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night. William Blak http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6490269 Quote of the Day <BR> He who angers you conquers you. <BR> Elizabeth Kenny <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love. <BR> Francois de La Rochefoucauld <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I like to pretend that my art has nothing to do with me. <BR> Roy Lichtenstein <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Night comes to the desert all at once, as if someone turned off the light. <BR> Joyce Carol Oates <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> The bes... Thu, 10 May 2018 08:52:28 EST 5/9/18 Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke. Benjamin Disraeli http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489973 Quote of the Day <BR> It is an ironic habit of human beings to run faster when we have lost our way. <BR> Rollo May <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me. <BR> Sarah Bernhardt <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Great art is never produced for its own sake. It is too difficult to be worth the effort. <BR> Robert Quillen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous. <BR... Wed, 9 May 2018 08:13:26 EST 5/8/18 It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. Harry S Truman http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489688 Quote of the Day <BR> If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen. <BR> Harry S Truman <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is friendship set on fire. <BR> Jeremy Taylor <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art. <BR> Harry S Truman <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Life comes from the earth and life returns to the earth. <BR> Zhuangzi <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> You want a friend in Washington? Get a do... Tue, 8 May 2018 08:28:08 EST 5/7/18 What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything? Vincent Van Gogh http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489412 Quote of the Day <BR> A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature. <BR> Ralph Waldo Emerson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other. <BR> Rainer Maria Rilke <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Imagination is the eye of the soul. <BR> Joseph Joubert <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> If your knees aren't green by the end of the day, you ought to seriously re-examine your life. <BR> Bill Watterson <... Mon, 7 May 2018 11:17:20 EST 5/6/18 Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom. Francis Bacon http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489130 Quote of the Day <BR> It would not be possible to praises nurses too highly. <BR> Stephen Ambrose <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Care is a state in which something does matter; it is the source of human tenderness. <BR> Rollo May <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Draw your pleasure, paint your pleasure, and express your pleasure strongly. <BR> Pierre Bonnard <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> 'Healing,' Papa would tell me, 'is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing na... Sun, 6 May 2018 14:11:55 EST 5/6/18 Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom. Francis Bacon http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6489129 Quote of the Day <BR> It would not be possible to praises nurses too highly. <BR> Stephen Ambrose <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Care is a state in which something does matter; it is the source of human tenderness. <BR> Rollo May <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Draw your pleasure, paint your pleasure, and express your pleasure strongly. <BR> Pierre Bonnard <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> 'Healing,' Papa would tell me, 'is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing na... Sun, 6 May 2018 14:11:47 EST 5/5/18 The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living. Marcus Tullius Cicero http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6488841 Quote of the Day <BR> Even death is not to be feared by one who has lived wisely. <BR> Buddha <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Each time you love, love as deeply as if it were forever. <BR> Audre Lorde <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse. <BR> Winston Churchill <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Use plants to bring life. <BR> Douglas Wilson <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Use p... Sat, 5 May 2018 12:45:06 EST 5/4/18 Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6488500 Quote of the Day <BR> More law, less justice. <BR> Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee. <BR> John Gay <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> When that shutter clicks, anything else that can be done afterward is not worth consideration. <BR> Edward Steichen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth's loveliness. <BR> Michelangelo <BR> <BR> Funn... Fri, 4 May 2018 08:31:50 EST 5/4/18 Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permi http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6488499 Quote of the Day <BR> More law, less justice. <BR> Marcus Tullius Cicero <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee. <BR> John Gay <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> When that shutter clicks, anything else that can be done afterward is not worth consideration. <BR> Edward Steichen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> My soul can find no staircase to Heaven unless it be through Earth's loveliness. <BR> Michelangelo <BR> <BR> Funn... Fri, 4 May 2018 08:31:48 EST 5/3/18 Give light and people will find the way. Ella Baker http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6488221 Quote of the Day <BR> When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't. <BR> William Temple <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. <BR> Mother Teresa <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is nature speeded up and God slowed down. <BR> Malcolm de Chazal <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines. <BR> Satchel Paige <BR> <BR... Thu, 3 May 2018 08:39:54 EST 5/2/18 Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay. Simone de Beauv http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6487914 Quote of the Day <BR> Fear is the mother of foresight. <BR> Thomas Hardy <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. <BR> Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is either plagiarism or revolution. <BR> Paul Gauguin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond. <BR> Ambrose Bierce <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Women who seek to be ... Wed, 2 May 2018 08:34:07 EST 5/2/18 Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay. Simone de Beauv http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6487913 Quote of the Day <BR> Fear is the mother of foresight. <BR> Thomas Hardy <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. <BR> Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is either plagiarism or revolution. <BR> Paul Gauguin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond. <BR> Ambrose Bierce <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Women who seek to be ... Wed, 2 May 2018 08:34:04 EST 5/1/18 Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams. Hosea Ballou http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6487572 Quote of the Day <BR> Forgiveness is a funny thing. It warms the heart and cools the sting. <BR> William Arthur Ward <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Morning without you is a dwindled dawn. <BR> Emily Dickinson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is a marriage of the conscious and the unconscious. <BR> Jean Cocteau <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming. <BR> Pablo Neruda <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Punct... Tue, 1 May 2018 08:17:07 EST 4/30/18 People change and forget to tell each other. Lillian Hellman http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6487228 Quote of the Day <BR> People seldom refuse help, if one offers it in the right way. <BR> A. C. Benson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> A true lover always feels in debt to the one he loves. <BR> Ralph W. Sockman <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Irresponsibility is part of the pleasure of all art; it is the part the schools cannot recognize. <BR> James Joyce <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Life is a great sunrise. I do not see why death should not be an even greater one. <BR> ... Mon, 30 Apr 2018 08:17:25 EST 4/29/18 You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club. Jack London http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6486989 Quote of the Day <BR> I imagine that yes is the only living thing. <BR> e. e. cummings <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all. <BR> Eleanor Roosevelt <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is the objectification of feeling. <BR> Herman Melville <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude. <BR> Arthur Schopenhauer <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the ... Sun, 29 Apr 2018 11:15:25 EST 4/28/18 We are going to have peace even if we have to fight for it. Dwight D. Eisenhower http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6486710 Quote of the Day <BR> The present time has one advantage over every other - it is our own. <BR> Charles Caleb Colton <BR> <BR> Quote of the Day <BR> The present time has one advantage over every other - it is our own. <BR> Charles Caleb Colton <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Painting is by nature a luminous language. <BR> Robert Delaunay <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The fulness of the godhead dwelt in every blade of grass. <BR> Elias Hicks <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <B... Sat, 28 Apr 2018 13:01:30 EST 4/27/18 Ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent. Napoleon Bonaparte http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6486353 Quote of the Day <BR> Perfection itself is imperfection. <BR> Vladimir Horowitz <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I argue thee that love is life. And life hath immortality. <BR> Emily Dickinson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> A great artist is a great man in a great child. <BR> Victor Hugo <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure. <BR> D. H. Lawrence <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Everything in life... Fri, 27 Apr 2018 08:28:33 EST 4/26/18 One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure. William Feather http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6486066 Quote of the Day <BR> He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much. <BR> Elbert Hubbard <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold. <BR> Zelda Fitzgerald <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see. <BR> Paul Klee <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain. <BR> Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ... Thu, 26 Apr 2018 08:37:20 EST 4/25/18 We must not allow other people's limited perceptions to define us. Virginia Satir http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6485746 Quote of the Day <BR> They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself. <BR> Andy Warhol <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair. <BR> Friedrich Schiller <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is one thing that can go on mattering once it has stopped hurting. <BR> Elizabeth Bowen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished. <BR> Lao Tzu <BR> <BR> F... Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:35:58 EST 4/24/18 If you're going through hell, keep going. Winston Churchill http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6485439 Quote of the Day <BR> Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge. <BR> William Shakespeare <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> There is a wisdom of the head, and a wisdom of the heart. <BR> Charles Dickens <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art ought never to be considered except in its relations with its ideal beauty. <BR> Alfred de Vigny <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> With the coming of spring, I am calm again. <BR> Gustav Mahler <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Communism is li... Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:48:11 EST 4/23/18 The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas. Alfred Whitney Griswold http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6485117 Quote of the Day <BR> It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers. <BR> James Thurber <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem. <BR> Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> There is only one valuable thing in art: the thing you cannot explain. <BR> Georges Braque <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> The sun, too, shines into cesspools and is not polluted. <BR> Diogenes <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <B... Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:37:56 EST 4/22/18 Try to be like the turtle - at ease in your own shell. Bill Copeland http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6484872 Quote of the Day <BR> Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy. <BR> Leo Buscaglia <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. <BR> Thomas Fuller <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Scenery is fine - but human nature is finer. <BR> John Keats <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Give me a couple of years, and I'l... Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:52:08 EST 4/21/18 To win without risk is to triumph without glory. Pierre Corneille http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6484612 Quote of the Day <BR> Happiness is good health and a bad memory. <BR> Ingrid Bergman <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Great thoughts come from the heart. <BR> Luc de Clapiers <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Be brave enough to live life creatively. The creative place where no one else has ever been. <BR> Alan Alda <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> We may achieve climate, but weather is thrust upon us. <BR> O. Henry <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> You can learn many thing... Sat, 21 Apr 2018 12:37:25 EST 4/20/18 We're all working together; that's the secret. Sam Walton http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6484280 Quote of the Day <BR> There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere. <BR> Isaac Asimov <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it. <BR> Frank A. Clark <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> That's the motivation of an artist - to seek attention of some kind. <BR> James Taylor <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> I've always regarded nature as the clothing of God. <BR> Alan Hovhaness <BR> ... Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:59:57 EST 4/19/18 No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. Robin Williams http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6483923 Quote of the Day <BR> Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> When love is not madness, it is not love. <BR> Pedro Calderon de la Barca <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure. <BR> Dale Carnegie <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> God, I can push the grass apart and lay my finger on Thy heart. <BR> Edna St. Vincent Millay <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> Peo... Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:07:20 EST 4/18/18 Better remain silent, better not even think, if you are not prepared to act. Annie Besant http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6483740 Quote of the Day <BR> A penny saved is a penny earned. <BR> Benjamin Franklin <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The best proof of love is trust. <BR> Joyce Brothers <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Many excellent cooks are spoilt by going into the arts. <BR> Paul Gauguin <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> There are no lines in nature, only areas of colour, one against another. <BR> Edouard Manet <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> If a cluttered desk is the sign of a cluttered... Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:53:40 EST 4/17/18 The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax. Albert Einstein http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6483271 Quote of the Day <BR> The mystery of government is not how Washington works but how to make it stop. <BR> P. J. O'Rourke <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> What the world really needs is more love and less paper work. <BR> Pearl Bailey <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> A work of art is a world in itself reflecting senses and emotions of the artist's world. <BR> Hans Hofmann <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished. <BR> Fran... Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:32:33 EST 4/16/18 A people free to choose will always choose peace. Ronald Reagan http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6482957 Quote of the Day <BR> Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl. <BR> Benjamin Jowett <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> I really do believe that God is love, one of deep affection and grace and forgiveness and inspiration. <BR> William P. Young <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> The man who never in his mind and thoughts travel'd to heaven is no artist. <BR> William Blake <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Conservation is a state of harmony between men and land. <... Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:32:54 EST 4/15/18 He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe. Marcus Aurelius http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6482645 Quote of the Day <BR> The past is really almost as much a work of the imagination as the future. <BR> Jessamyn West <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Faith is love taking the form of aspiration. <BR> William Ellery Channing <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression. <BR> Isaac Bashevis Singer <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> If people sat outside and looked at the stars each night, I'll ... Sun, 15 Apr 2018 11:55:08 EST 4/14/18 Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. Steve Jobs http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6482331 Quote of the Day <BR> A pure hand needs no glove to cover it. <BR> Nathaniel Hawthorne <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The greatest pleasure of life is love. <BR> Euripides <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> If a building becomes architecture, then it is art. <BR> Arne Jacobsen <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> In the world of words, the imagination is one of the forces of nature. <BR> Wallace Stevens <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> What I like to drink most is wine that ... Sat, 14 Apr 2018 12:34:01 EST 4/13/18 The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money. Thomas Jefferson http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6481974 Quote of the Day <BR> The boisterous sea of liberty is never without a wave. <BR> Thomas Jefferson <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with it. <BR> Thomas Jefferson <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Life is short, the art long. <BR> Hippocrates <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden. <BR> Thomas Jefferson <... Fri, 13 Apr 2018 08:28:06 EST 4/12/18 Perfection is the child of time. Joseph Hall http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6481670 Quote of the Day <BR> We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier. <BR> Walter Savage Landor <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs. <BR> Voltaire <BR> . <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter. <BR> Oscar Wilde <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> To destroy is still the strongest instinct in nature. <BR> Max Beerbohm <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day ... Thu, 12 Apr 2018 08:47:26 EST 4/11/18 All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward. Ellen Glasgow http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6481326 Quote of the Day <BR> The most wasted day of all is that on which we have not laughed. <BR> Nicolas Chamfort <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> The hunger for love is much more difficult to remove than the hunger for bread. <BR> Mother Teresa <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> My hand is the extension of the thinking process - the creative process. <BR> Tadao Ando <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> You can't just let nature run wild. <BR> Walt Disney <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Da... Wed, 11 Apr 2018 08:32:49 EST 4/10/18 Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age. Booth Tarkington http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6480954 Quote of the Day <BR> Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be. <BR> Khalil Gibran <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. <BR> Brendan Behan <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> I don't paint things. I only paint the difference between things. <BR> Henri Matisse <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg. <BR> Samuel Butler <BR> <BR> Funny Quote... Tue, 10 Apr 2018 08:02:17 EST 4/9/18 Find something you're passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it. Julia Child http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6480592 Quote of the Day <BR> Life is but thought. <BR> Sara Teasdale <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> Love is the beauty of the soul. <BR> Saint Augustine <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Great art picks up where nature ends. <BR> Marc Chagall <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> Buildings, too, are children of Earth and Sun. <BR> Frank Lloyd Wright <BR> <BR> Funny Quote of the Day <BR> For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong. <BR> H. L. Mencken <BR... Mon, 9 Apr 2018 08:29:49 EST 4/8/18 There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in. Graham G http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6480325 Quote of the Day <BR> How little do they see what really is, who frame their hasty judgment upon that which seems. <BR> Daniel Webster <BR> <BR> Love Quote of the Day <BR> When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before. <BR> Blaise Pascal <BR> <BR> Art Quote of the Day <BR> Art is not living. It is the use of living. <BR> Audre Lorde <BR> <BR> Nature Quote of the Day <BR> He who does not become familiar with nature through love will never know her. <BR> K... Sun, 8 Apr 2018 12:59:23 EST