Sunday, May 30, 2010

Saturday, May 29, 2010

An Old Man - May 29, 2010

Don't pick a fight with an old man.
 If he is too old to fight,
he'll just kill you.

~Old Farmer's Advice

Friday, May 28, 2010

Stop Digging - May 28, 2010

If you find yourself in a hole,
the first thing to do is stop diggin'.

~Old Farmer's Advice

Thursday, May 27, 2010

No Wind - May 27, 2010

If there is no wind, row.

~Japanese Proverb

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Examination Within - May 26, 2010

Examination of the world without
is never as personally painful
as examination
of the world within...

~M Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Biggest Troublemaker - May 25, 2010

The biggest troublemaker
 you'll probably ever have to deal with,
 watches you from the mirror every morning.

Monday, May 24, 2010

I Believe - May 24, 2010

Returning back to the public work force, 
I sometimes feel as if I failed at
reaching my dreams of living in what I love to do.
***
I still believe my dreams are possible
and will arrive in their own time. 
***
I Believe.




Sunday, May 23, 2010

Best Answer - May 23, 2010

Remember,
silence is sometimes
the best answer.

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Plow Around The Stump - May 22, 2010

Life is simpler
when you plow around
the stump.

~Old Farmers Proverb

Friday, May 21, 2010

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Kindness to Yourself - May 20, 2010

If you want people to be kind to you,
then you must be a kind person too.
***
Remember to
include being kind to yourself, as well.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Wallow With Pigs - May 19, 2010


When you wallow with pigs
expect to get dirty

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Gratitude...No Need to Shovel - May 18, 2010

Gratitude is appreciating the fact
 you need not have to shovel yourself
in or out of a big mess.

Monday, May 17, 2010

A Slow Process - May 17, 2010

The process may seem slow
yet it is worth
all the hard work.
***
If it were easy
then everyone would
be doing it.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Faith Lives On - May 16, 2010

Faith lives on in
even the smallest
and most remote places
of the heart.
***
I know my faith continues
to protect me every
day of my life.

Saturday, May 15, 2010

A Champion Never Quits - May 15, 2010

A champion never quits,
and
a quitter never becomes
a champion
***
My mom told me this...
not sure who originally quoted this one
but it sounds good anyway.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Be Like A Lollipop - May 14, 2010

Lollipop swirls look so fun,
colorful and random.
***
Maybe I'll make it my motto for today
 to be more like a
lollipop~

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Momentum - May 13, 2010

Even the smallest beginning
can set off the momentum
required to create results.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Key to Your Heart - May 12, 2010

Find the key to your heart
from the love within yourself.
***
External factors
and other human beings
are variable in all matters,
including those of the heart.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Funky Sprinkles - May 11, 2010

Why do sprinkles look so pretty, 
yet taste so funky to me?
***
Someone out there must
like them, I guess.
***
To each his own.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Less Seriously - May 10, 2010

For your own sake...
isn't it about time to take
yourself less seriously?!

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Take a Vast Breath - May

When it all seems so vast
and overwhelming
take a moment
to breathe.

Saturday, May 8, 2010

Validate Your Eccentric Self - May 8, 2010

Explore the colorful,
creative side of your brain
with daring boldness
and validate the eccentric aspects of yourself.

Friday, May 7, 2010

Inner Peace One Piece at a Time - May 7, 2010

Getting to a place of inner peace
isn't always pretty
yet it can get put together
one small piece at a time.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Great Minds - May 6, 2010

Great minds discuss ideas.
Average minds discuss events.
Small minds discuss people.
~Eleanor Roosevelt

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Old Ideas - April 5, 2010

Letting go of old ideas
is a freedom
and a choice.

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Variety of Perspectives - May 4, 2010

It is important for me to
look at difficult people
and situations from a variety of perspectives.
It helps me to understand my assets
and pitfalls,
then allows me to take corrective action.
***
My faith gets put to work, as well.

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Travel Conducive to Reflection - May 2, 2010

Traveling creates quite the conducive
environment in which to reflect.
***
Upon arriving home I appreciate
my space that much more
as a result of random experiences
and observations.

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Colors of Nature - May 1, 2010

Soak in the colors
of nature
and surround yourself
with the colors you find touch
your soul.