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Sunday, June 15, 2014

Some Wisdom and Beauty for the Day!

Happiness is a choice, not a result.
Nothing will make you happy until you
choose to be happy.
No person will make you happy unless you 
decide to be happy.
Your happiness will
not come to you.
It can only come
from you.

Ralph Marston


PerthDailyPhoto said...

Wise words from Mr Marston.. Hope your weekend is going well Sylvia..

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
Oh that lillium is lush - and the words just right. Happy Sunday! YAM xx

Mersad said...

I like the words a lot. Really words to live by.

Mersad Donko Photography

TexWisGirl said...

the lilies are gorgeous! and thanks for the pep talk. :)

Andrea Priebe said...

Oh and sometimes it is so hard to make ourselves happy, especially when we look around us and see things happening that shouldn't be and not having any control over it. But, truth is if we bring our thoughts back to our own little circle we can find happy in our hearts. That is not to say we shouldn't reach out and do what we can about the unhappy state of affairs, but we should never forget what is good in our lives. Awesome post, Sylvia ... and how did I know you would be someone who loved and fed the squirrels :)

Andrea @ From The Sol

Jo said...

Those lilies are beautiful!

RuneE said...

Well said - you are an expert in finding "golden words. And photos to match.

RuneE said...

Well said - you are an expert in finding "golden words. And photos to match.

Mama Zen said...

Gorgeous flowers!

Lowell said...

Those flowers are stunning. And I'm going to choose to be happy tomorrow. :)

Karen said...

Gorgeous blooms. love the dahlias!

magiceye said...


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