Wisdom quotes: “Chinese proverbs”

“Chinese proverbs”   “A wise man makes his own decisions; an ignorant man follows the public opinion.”    “If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.”   “A bit of fragrance clings to the hand that gives flowers.”   “He who asks is a fool for…

A quote from Neale Donald Walsch about “being true to yourself”

  That they who are all things to their neighbors cease to be anything to themselves. Norman Douglas said that, and he was right. So do not worry about “what the neighbors think.” Worry only about whether you are being true to yourself. Think, act, and speak today from the place of your highest truth. About…

POEMS: “They Shall Not Win” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“They Shall Not Win” Whatever the strength of our foes is now, Whatever it may have been, This is our slogan, and this our vow- They shall not win, they shall not win. Though out of the darkness they call the aid Of the evil forces of Sin, We utter our slogan unafraid- They shall…

POEMS: “We Are Ready!” by Trina Graves

We Are Ready! July 27, 2019 Trina GravesLeave a comment     Birthed with an inner knowing We came with a job to do Many not knowing the reason We were different, we all knew Over years we grew wise To the plot set millennia ago Negativity steeped, pulling down Humanity wept, time was slow…

NATURE POEMS: “Among the trees”

“Among the trees”   When I am among the trees, especially the willows and the honey locust, equally the beech, the oaks and the pines, they give off such hints of gladness. I would almost say that they save me, and daily. I am so distant from the hope of myself, in which I have…

SHORT POEMS: “I come to you without me” by Rumi

I come to you without me, come to me without you. Self is the thorn in the sole of the soul. Merge with others, If you stay in self, you are a grain, you are a drop, If you merge with others, you are an ocean, you are a mine. ~ Rumi