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Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Evening, Wisdom and Beauty!!

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in
your years.
        Abraham Lincoln


The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.
        Anonymous


You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.
        Chinese Proverb


16 comments:

SandyCarlson said...

So true, Sylvia! Thanks for these thoughts and images tonight.

magiceye said...

Beautiful images and wise words. Thank you.

TexWisGirl said...

love that beautiful, colorful bloom and the quote that you put with it. :)

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Beautiful skies over your way Sylvia, and I think I do recognize this flower..dahlia, maybe? but I wouldn't swear on it haha!

Betsy Adams said...

Beautiful photos of the sky, Sylvia --and I love the quotes... The Secret to Happiness is GREAT.

Hugs,
Betsy

A Homemaker's Utopia said...

Wonderful photographs...:-)

A Homemaker's Utopia said...

Wonderful photographs...:-)

lotusleaf said...

That dahlia is very beautiful. I liked the Chinese proverb.

Nature Rambles said...

Lovely photos and words. Life in one's years...so true!

Κωστής Τζαγκαράκης said...

Thank you for the wisdom and beauty you hare with us again Sylvia.
Costas

Cezar and Léia said...

Very poetic and adorable images! Thanks for these lights to our day here!
hugs
Léia

☆•.¸.Mildred.¸.•☆ said...

The skies are fabulous! And the dalhia so beautiful!
Thanks for sharing, Sylvia;o)

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☆•.¸.Mildred.¸.•☆ said...

And the quotes are great!

Rosengirl.. said...

Lovely sky and the flower is beautiful..Thanks for these thoughts..have a nice day ...Michelle

Kcalpesh said...

When awesome words accompany lovely photos... it makes a great post!!

Pixellicious Photos :-)

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Sylvia: Wonderful captures and sayings on your post. Love your new header.

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