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Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Evening Wisdom and Beauty

There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Edith Wharton
Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.
Nido Qubein
For a gallant spirit there can never be defeat.
Wallis Simpson
Life is short! Forgive quickly!
Love truly, Laugh uncontrollably
And never regret anything
that made you smile!


16 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

i love the 3rd set tonight. :)

Janie said...

I like the last lines best. And the beautiful flowers made me smile.

SandyCarlson said...

Gorgeous tulips. And the sky shots are amazing.

EcoRover said...

Where ARE those incredible gardens? Wow, especially the tulips.

Cher said...

love the last quote! happy thursday,Sylvia! :)

magiceye said...

wow fantastic colours!

Pieces of Sunshine said...

Your second photo is stunning Sylvia, I like the quote too.

Hope you week is going well.
Karen

Indrani said...

Such delightful pictures. I liked the quotes you selected for each of them.

Jo said...

I have to ask as well, Sylvia. Where are those beautiful flowers? Love the quotes and the skies too. Hope you're enjoying your day. Greetings, Jo

Grayquill said...

Fantastic,beautiful pictures and yes, Forgive quickly!

Tina´s PicStory said...

marvelous skies and wonderful flowers! have a great week :)

Κωστής Τζαγκαράκης said...

Thank you for all the beauty and wisdom you share with us Sylvia.
Costas

Icy BC said...

Gorgeous photos, Sylvia, and I will take this away today:
"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
-Edith Wharton"

NixBlog said...

Lovely tulips! Wonderful landscapes and skies!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

I didn't realize how many different types of tulips there are Sylvia, the traditional are gorgeous but the yellow are so unusual. Beautifully shown here.

Liz said...

Again. beautiful shots. I love the flowers and that last quote really is one to live by.

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