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Bear5
True Blue Farmgirl

13055 Posts


Louisiana/Texas
USA
13055 Posts

Posted - Apr 18 2019 :  4:16:25 PM  Show Profile
"Anybody who doesn't know what soap tastes like never washed a dog." Franklin P. Jones
Marly

"It's only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth- and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up- that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had." Elisabeth Kurler-Ross
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Bear5
True Blue Farmgirl

13055 Posts


Louisiana/Texas
USA
13055 Posts

Posted - Apr 18 2019 :  4:17:13 PM  Show Profile
"Joy is the holy fire that keeps our purpose warm and our intelligence aglow." Helen Keller
Marly

"It's only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth- and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up- that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had." Elisabeth Kurler-Ross
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Bear5
True Blue Farmgirl

13055 Posts


Louisiana/Texas
USA
13055 Posts

Posted - Apr 18 2019 :  4:17:51 PM  Show Profile
"Self-worth comes from one thing- thinking that you are worthy." Wayne Dyer
Marly

"It's only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth- and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up- that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had." Elisabeth Kurler-Ross
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katmom
True Blue Farmgirl

15996 Posts

Grace
WACAL Gal WashCalif.
USA
15996 Posts

Posted - Apr 18 2019 :  11:21:57 PM  Show Profile
Marly, thanx for sharing all these wonderful words of wisdom...

>^..^<
Happiness is being a katmom and Glamping Diva!

www.katmom4.blogspot.com & http://graciesvictorianrose.blogspot.com


Edited by - katmom on Apr 18 2019 11:22:30 PM
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Bear5
True Blue Farmgirl

13055 Posts


Louisiana/Texas
USA
13055 Posts

Posted - Dec 06 2019 :  12:43:30 PM  Show Profile
Thanks, Grace. I haven't been online in a while. Family issues. I'll try to post more.
Hugs.
Marly

"It's only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth- and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up- that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had." Elisabeth Kurler-Ross
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ceridwen
True Blue Farmgirl

859 Posts

Carole
New York
USA
859 Posts

Posted - Dec 31 2019 :  11:58:31 AM  Show Profile
We don't scream "WHY ME?!" during the good times, so don't SCREAM it during the bad ~ Humble the Poet

Carole
Farmgirl Sister 3610 - Nov 7/2011
http://www.carolesquiltingetc.com

Edited by - ceridwen on Dec 31 2019 12:00:18 PM
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Dec 26 2021 :  11:11:43 PM  Show Profile
Here is a Christmas quote from Maya Angelou - "You can tell a lot about a person by the way they handle three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights."

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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suny58
True Blue Farmgirl

3828 Posts

Dianna
Jack Al.
USA
3828 Posts

Posted - Dec 27 2021 :  10:28:28 AM  Show Profile
I like that Cindy. Ill write that one down in my book of quotes.
Here's one for ya " Thoughts are like seeds, so what you plant in your mind can become flowers or weeds."

Happy blessed New Years

Farmgirl #7103
FGOTM January 2018
Dianna
"Blessed are they that see beautiful things in humble places, where other people see nothing." Pissarro
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nubidane
True Blue Farmgirl

2748 Posts

Lisa
Georgetown OH
2748 Posts

Posted - Dec 27 2021 :  5:17:25 PM  Show Profile
How about "Some days you are the dog, and some days you are the tree" LOL

Tangled lights really are a temperament challenge
And I agree about the seeds but somehow in my garden, the weeds always win. I've come to accept them as part of God's creation. HA

Edited by - nubidane on Dec 27 2021 5:19:33 PM
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Dec 31 2021 :  9:15:22 PM  Show Profile
"Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you." - Walt Whitman.

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Jan 02 2022 :  3:03:08 PM  Show Profile
"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see"
- Henry David Thoreau.

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Jan 10 2022 :  7:33:21 PM  Show Profile
Here's a few one liners I thought you might like:-

"If at first you don't succeed... Don't try skydiving!"
"Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine."
"The severity of the itch is inversely proportional to the ability to reach it."
"The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese."
"Vacation begins when Dad says, "I know a short cut."

Have a great day!

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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katmom
True Blue Farmgirl

15996 Posts

Grace
WACAL Gal WashCalif.
USA
15996 Posts

Posted - Feb 01 2022 :  2:13:00 PM  Show Profile
Oh Cindy, those are just to funny...
Lolol!

>^..^<
Happiness is being a katmom and Glamping Diva!

www.katmom4.blogspot.com & http://graciesvictorianrose.blogspot.com

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levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8593 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8593 Posts

Posted - Feb 02 2022 :  03:57:04 AM  Show Profile
Cindy, those are great. Love the second mouse and the vacation one!

~Denise
Sister #43~1/18/2007

"I am a bookaholic and I have no desire to be cured."

"Home is where we find comfort, security, memories, friendship, hospitality, and above all, family. It is the place that deserves our commitment and loyalty." William J. Bennett

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Feb 17 2022 :  4:41:23 PM  Show Profile
A few quotes for today:-
"Saying nothing... sometimes says the most". Emily Dickinson;
"Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom". Thomas Jefferson;

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Aug 11 2022 :  2:28:42 PM  Show Profile
My dear farmgirl friend, April, recently shared this verse with me from the great Maria Sabina - Mexican healer and poet. I like what she has to say and I thought you might enjoy it too:-

"Cure yourself with the light of the sun and the rays of the moon.
With the sound of the river and the waterfall.
With the swaying of the sea and the fluttering of birds.

Heal yourself with mint, with neem and eucalyptus.
Sweeten yourself with lavender, rosemary, and chamomile.
Hug yourself with the cocoa bean and a touch of cinnamon.

Put love in tea instead of sugar, and take it looking at the stars.
Heal yourself with the kisses that the wind gives you and the hugs of the rain.
Get strong with bare feet on the ground and with everything that is born from it.

Get smarter every day by listening to your intuition, looking at the world with the eye of your forehead.
Jump, dance, sing, so that you live happier.
Heal yourself, with beautiful love, and always remember: you are the medicine".


Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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Jokamartell
True Blue Farmgirl

411 Posts

Karen
Kennewick WA
USA
411 Posts

Posted - Aug 11 2022 :  7:14:14 PM  Show Profile
Beautiful words to live by! Thanks for sharing, Cindy! :)

Karen :)

To quote one of my past preschoolers “Not one of those Karens, but a good Karen”! Haha
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Sep 08 2022 :  1:11:04 PM  Show Profile
So sad that Queen Elizabeth II passed away overnight. I thought it fitting to share a quote from Her Majesty:-

"When I was 21, I pledged my life to the service of our people and I asked for God's help to make good that vow. Although that vow was made in my salad days, when I was green in judgement, I do not regret nor retract one word of it." - Reaffirming her lifetime commitment to the job in a speech to mark her 25 years on the throne, in 1977.

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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Jokamartell
True Blue Farmgirl

411 Posts

Karen
Kennewick WA
USA
411 Posts

Posted - Sep 08 2022 :  6:53:09 PM  Show Profile
An amazing life lived. She will be missed.

Karen :)

To quote one of my past preschoolers “Not one of those Karens, but a good Karen”! Haha
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AussieChick
Sharpshooter

197 Posts

Cindy
Bend Oregon
USA
197 Posts

Posted - Sep 16 2022 :  09:52:36 AM  Show Profile
"I can't control the things that happen to me each day, but I can control how I think about them." - Lysa TerKeurst

Farmgirl #6058
Farmgirl Sister of the Year 2021

"The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have".
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Dreamer42
True Blue Farmgirl

2289 Posts

April
Central Oregon
USA
2289 Posts

Posted - Sep 16 2022 :  5:15:25 PM  Show Profile
Cindy, I have always loved that quote and do try to practice it daily. It's not the situation, but your reaction to the situation. Stress is always when we want something to be different than it is. I'm learning... but letting go can be difficult. I'm a work in progress. Thank you for sharing such a lovely reminder.

Dreamer42
Farmgirl Sister #7038
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Blessed in Colorado
True Blue Farmgirl

5605 Posts

Debbie L.
Oregon
USA
5605 Posts

Posted - Sep 16 2022 :  5:27:20 PM  Show Profile
Thank you Cindy.

Big Hugs,
Debbie
#1582
Blessed in Oregon
With Colorado on My Mind
Farmgirl of the Month September 2012 and February 2018
“My altars are My Mountains
and the Ocean.” Lord Byron”

When I am Old I Shall Wear Purple !!


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levisgrammy
True Blue Farmgirl

8593 Posts

Denise
Beavercreek Ohio
USA
8593 Posts

Posted - Sep 17 2022 :  1:55:59 PM  Show Profile
It was so wonderful that the Queen was able to make such a vow in her youth and never turn from it, with the help of the Almighty. A wonderful example of what it means to be committed.

~Denise
Sister #43~1/18/2007

"I am a bookaholic and I have no desire to be cured."

"Home is where we find comfort, security, memories, friendship, hospitality, and above all, family. It is the place that deserves our commitment and loyalty." William J. Bennett

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path." Psalm 119:105

http://www.ladybugsandlilacs.blogspot.com/
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