"I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder." ~Gilbert K. Chesterton
“Live in each season as it passes: breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit.” ~Henry David Thoreau
"Patience is a form of wisdom. It demonstrates that we understand and accept the fact that sometimes things must unfold in their own time." ~Jon Kabat-Zinn
“August is the slow, gentle month that stretches out the longest across the span of a year. It yawns and lingers on with the light in its palms.” ~Victoria Erickson
“Did you know that a bee dies after he stings you? And that there’s a star called Aldebaran? And that around the tenth of August, any year, you can look up in the sky at night and see dozens and dozens of shooting stars?” ~Elizabeth Enright
"Remember to be gentle with yourself and others. We are all children of chance, and none can say why some fields will blossom while others lay brown beneath the August sun." ~ Kent Nerburn.
"August is a gentle reminder for not doing a single thing from your new year resolution for seven months and not doing it for next five." ~Crestless Wave
“The first week of August hangs at the very top of summer, the top of the live-long year, like the highest seat of a Ferris wheel when it pauses in its turning.” – Natalie Babbitt
Family, friends and home are the treasures that bring me the most pleasure. Through my blog, I wish to share part of my life and heart with readers.