“The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.” — Albert Einstein
If you’ve read any of this blog at all, you know I’m into making stuff. I sew, knit, cook, draw even though I’m horrible at it, try my hand at design, dye whatever I can and just generally keep myself busy creating. Creating is a huge part of my life and can take up days…
“I have noticed that people are dealing too much with the negative, with what is wrong. … Why not try the other way, to look into the patient and see positive things, to just touch those things and make them bloom?” — Thích Nhất Hạnh
“To work with God’s happiness bubbling in the soul is to carry a portable paradise within you wherever you go.” — Paramahansa Yogananda
When searching for your soul mate, keep in mind they’re searching for you too. Me, today.
“Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself; but talent instantly recognizes genius.” — Arthur Conan Doyle (The Valley of Fear (Sherlock Holmes, #7))
Here’s today’s thought. It’s going to be the 4th of July on Friday. So right now, everyone get up and leave your work, stand up for yourself and TAKE THE REST OF THE WEEK OFF! Hurray for Independence! You might want to call in sick tomorrow …………..
Rather than trying to control the currents in the river, just let go and be in the flow, not being buffeted from shore to shore, but being in the middle. Trying to control that which you cannot control is pointless.
“Each minute we spend worrying about the future and regretting the past is a minute we miss in our appointment with life, a missed opportunity to engage life and to see that each moment gives us the chance to change for the better, to experience peace and joy.” Thich Nhat Hanh
“If you perceive the universe as being a universe of abundance, then it will be. If you think of the universe as one of scarcity, then it will be…I always thought that there was enough of everything to go around – that there are enough ideas in the universe and enough nourishment.” — Milton Glaser
“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” — Mark Twain
Take time each day to be alone. Shut off the radio, computer, cell phone. Stop looking for input outside. Just be alone. Peaceful.