Tag Archives: Words of Wisdom

Today's Friday Photo comes from somewhere on the Pacific Ocean near French Polynesia. This magnificent photo (taken by my daughter) is perfect for this quote. I can almost hear the hissing of the hot sun hitting the cool water. Or Jack yelling "I'm king of the world!" Be still and listen to what you hear - especially on the inside............
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Today's Friday Photo comes from Haleakala Volcano in Hawaii at sunrise. I watched the sun rise above the clouds at 10,000 feet. The air was thin and clear. Time seemed to stand still in the complete silence that surrounded me like a blanket. When I read this quote about inner peace, this feeling is what I imagine. And when I do that, I realize that I am in complete control of how I choose to feel...........
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Today's Friday Photo comes from Venice, Italy. There's not a building in Venice that doesn't have cracks and missing stucco. Some might think it's old and flawed, but it's a piece of  the charm and uniqueness of this city that seems, yes, old, but very wise. This quote is a perfect match, especially when applied to ourselves. Cracks in our emotional exterior allow us insight and perspective for growth, the very tools that guide us to wisdom.  
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Today's Friday Photo comes from Ruby Beach in Washington - a truly mystical, magical beach. This quote speaks volumes about this picture - Is it a bad beach day because there is no sun, or is this great because I can enjoy this amazing place and not worry about sweating? And, this sets you up for Monday's blog...........
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Today's Friday Photo comes from an Amsterdam Canal in the Netherlands. As I prepare to change my living location, I thought about this houseboat with it's ability to be wherever it desired to dock. The old saying 'home is where the heart is' is accurate, and perhaps even more so when there is gratitude. My blog on Monday will continue with more on gratitude.
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Today's Friday Photo comes from the Arboretum in Chanhassen, MN. Following the advice of this quote will always lead you down a beautiful path.............
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Here’s a great exercise for you this week: Choose one word that you feel describes you. You can ask friends and family what their word for you would be to describe you, but ultimately it’s up to you to choose it. 
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Today's Friday Photo comes from the Chihuly museum at the base of the Space Needle in Seattle, Washington. Opportunities are right there if we look through the obstacles. There is always a way, a path.
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Today's Friday Photo comes from the High Line in New York City. An old rail way into the was scheduled to be demolished, until residents took up the cause of preserving it by transforming it into a park. They had to change the way of thinking from old and useless to something beautiful and enjoyable - creating a peaceful place in the middle of bustling Manhattan! You can also do that within..........
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Today's Friday Photo comes from Canyonlands, Utah. I loved capturing these people in the middle of this big rock. Look closely and it may remind you of an ear's opening - and to the right, a weathered old man whispers to them.........
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