Tag Archives: Passion

Be a cat

  “A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not.”  – Ernest Hemingway    BE A CAT   We do not have nine Only one – allocated … Continue reading

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alas…

“Oh, I just want what we all want: a comfortable couch, a nice beverage, a weekend of no distractions and a book that will stop time, lift me out of my quotidian existence and alter my thinking forever.” – Elizabeth … Continue reading

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You must remember this…

“Paris is always a good idea.”  – Audrey Hepburn “You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.” – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette “Too much of a good thing can be wonderful.” – Mae West “No temptation can ever be … Continue reading

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Untitled

“Writing is like driving at night in the fog. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.” – E.L. Doctorow “I get intrigued by a first line and I write … Continue reading

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bonté

“Always be a little kinder than necessary.”  – J.M. Barrie “I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.”  -Kahlil Gibran “Kindness is the language … Continue reading

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I believe his name is Pablo

“Perhaps it is because cats do not live by human patterns, do not fit themselves into prescribed behavior, that they are so united to creative people.” – Andre Norton “I love cats because I enjoy my home; and little by … Continue reading

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In her safekeeping – Carly-Jay Metcalfe

“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of those depths.” – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross “Courage is what it takes to stand up and … Continue reading

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My not so secret addiction

“Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.”                                 – Malala Yousafzai “The reading of all good books … Continue reading

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Mortalitié – tripping the light fantastic

“No art is possible without a dance with death.” – Ericka Ostrovsky “The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.”            -Alan Watts … Continue reading

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L’esprit se éveille – the spirit wakens

“Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s party!”       –  Robin Williams  “You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.”   –  Pablo Neruda “Spring has returned. The earth is like a child … Continue reading

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