“Surely everyone is aware of the divine pleasures which attend a wintry fireside; candles at four o’clock, warm hearthrugs, tea, a fair tea-maker, shutters closed, curtains flowing in ample draperies to the floor, whilst the wind and rain are raging audibly without.” –Thomas De Quincey
“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.” –William Butler Yeats
“One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is a vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.” – Carl Jung
“Concerning all acts of initiative and creation, there is one elementary truth–that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves, too.”
–Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Happy Thanksgiving week!
“When you give and carry out acts of kindness, it’s as though something inside your body responds and says, ‘Yes, this is how I ought to feel.” — Rabbi Harold Kushner
“When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
–Alexander Graham Bell
I have seen some breathtaking sunsets this fall season. If you are a regular reader, I will be resuming an educational post once a week. I hope the information helps!
“Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.” ― Abigail Adams
““So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.”
“The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope.” –Samuel Johnson
I am just coming off my fall break, and was fortunate to be able to spend my days on the beach.There is something so stimulating, yet peaceful about the ocean.
“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle, the other is as though everything is a miracle.”
– Abert Einstein