Bits of Pleasure & Beauty

Thursday December 4, 2014 #684 “You’ll never find a rainbow if you’re looking down!” ~Charlie Chaplin It is important to focus and put in the hard work necessary to achieve and contribute to our potential.  However, it is also important to give ourselves a...

The Lenses We Wear

Thursday March 6, 2014 #607   “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.”   ~Henry David Thoreau   We all know the “glass half-full” and “glass half-empty” comparison of optimists and pessimists.  However, the power...

Choose to see paradise

Thursday July 25, 2013 #544 “Having listened and looked at a lot of things, it pretty much boils down to this: if I walk around damning the world it looks like hell. When I bless this place it looks like paradise. It’s personal.”   ~Jerry Downs We create the world we...

Kindness, Beauty & Truth

Tuesday October 16, 2012 #463   “The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been kindness, beauty, and truth.”   ~Albert Einstein   One of the great benefits of the internet...

Behold Your Own Beauty

Thursday May 29, 2008 #40  “People often say that ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder,’ and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder.  This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared...