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God sent his Singers upon earth With songs of sadness and of mirth, That they might touch the hearts of men, And bring them back to heaven again. ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotegarden.com Advertisements
We used to build civilizations. Now we build shopping malls. Bill Bryson– Author of Notes from a Small Island
“Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” – William Morris
“Thank goodness I was never sent to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.” Beatrix Potter
“Who would believe such pleasure from a wee ball o’ fur?” ~Irish Saying for Cathy M. Ferguson
“Every mother crow thinks her own little crow is the blackest.” Suzanne Fisher http://www.suzannewoodfisher.com (Amish wisdom)
I get by with a little help from my friend (s).- John Lennon.
“Normal is nothing more than a cycle on a washing machine.” Whoopi Goldberg
“Now where I come from, we call a 2-inch fish, we call that bait.” –Sarah Palin, referring to Senator Barbara Boxer’s efforts to protect a small, endangered fish in CA 10/2010
“In the beginning you must subject yourself to the influence of nature. You must be able to walk firmly on the ground before you start walking on a tightrope.” Henri Matisse