Thought for the Month

Thought for the Month 2018-01-10T09:16:37+00:00
102, 2018

In the words of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) …

February 1st, 2018|

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count,  it’s the life in your years.

101, 2018

An Irish proverb…

January 1st, 2018|

It is in the shelter of each other that people live.

112, 2017

A thought from G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936) …

December 1st, 2017|

Price is a crazy and incalculable thing, while value is an intrinsic and indestructible thing.

111, 2017

A word from Philo of Alexandria (20 BC – 50 AD) …

November 1st, 2017|

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

110, 2017

A thought from Robert Owen (1771-1858) …

October 1st, 2017|

The ever-changing scenes of nature afford not only the most economical but also the most innocent pleasures which man can enjoy.

109, 2017

In the words of Henri Matisse (1869-1954) …

September 1st, 2017|

‘Il y a des fleurs partout pour qui veut bien les voir’

(‘There are flowers everywhere for those who really want to see them’)

108, 2017

A thought from Albert Schweitzer…

August 1st, 2017|

Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being to those who are on the road with you and accept as something precious what comes back to you from them.”

107, 2017

A Pueblo Indian prayer…

July 1st, 2017|

Hold on to what is good, even if it’s a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe, even if it’s a tree that stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do, even if it’s a long way from here. Hold on to my hand, even if someday I’ll be gone away from you.

106, 2017

A word from Marcel Proust…

June 1st, 2017|

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

105, 2017

A Sanskrit proverb…

May 1st, 2017|

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.

104, 2017

A thought from Rachel Carson…

April 1st, 2017|

One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?

103, 2017

A word from J.R.R. Tolkein…

March 1st, 2017|

All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost.

102, 2017

An unknown saying…

February 1st, 2017|

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

101, 2017

An Ancient Tibetan Blessing…

January 1st, 2017|

May you be filled with loving kindness. May you be well. May you be peaceful and at ease. May you be happy.

102, 2018

In the words of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) …

February 1st, 2018|

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count,  it’s the life in your years.

101, 2018

An Irish proverb…

January 1st, 2018|

It is in the shelter of each other that people live.

112, 2017

A thought from G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936) …

December 1st, 2017|

Price is a crazy and incalculable thing, while value is an intrinsic and indestructible thing.

111, 2017

A word from Philo of Alexandria (20 BC – 50 AD) …

November 1st, 2017|

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

110, 2017

A thought from Robert Owen (1771-1858) …

October 1st, 2017|

The ever-changing scenes of nature afford not only the most economical but also the most innocent pleasures which man can enjoy.

109, 2017

In the words of Henri Matisse (1869-1954) …

September 1st, 2017|

‘Il y a des fleurs partout pour qui veut bien les voir’

(‘There are flowers everywhere for those who really want to see them’)

108, 2017

A thought from Albert Schweitzer…

August 1st, 2017|

Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being to those who are on the road with you and accept as something precious what comes back to you from them.”

107, 2017

A Pueblo Indian prayer…

July 1st, 2017|

Hold on to what is good, even if it’s a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe, even if it’s a tree that stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do, even if it’s a long way from here. Hold on to my hand, even if someday I’ll be gone away from you.

106, 2017

A word from Marcel Proust…

June 1st, 2017|

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

105, 2017

A Sanskrit proverb…

May 1st, 2017|

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.

104, 2017

A thought from Rachel Carson…

April 1st, 2017|

One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?

103, 2017

A word from J.R.R. Tolkein…

March 1st, 2017|

All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost.

102, 2017

An unknown saying…

February 1st, 2017|

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

101, 2017

An Ancient Tibetan Blessing…

January 1st, 2017|

May you be filled with loving kindness. May you be well. May you be peaceful and at ease. May you be happy.

102, 2018

In the words of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) …

February 1st, 2018|

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count,  it’s the life in your years.

101, 2018

An Irish proverb…

January 1st, 2018|

It is in the shelter of each other that people live.

112, 2017

A thought from G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936) …

December 1st, 2017|

Price is a crazy and incalculable thing, while value is an intrinsic and indestructible thing.

111, 2017

A word from Philo of Alexandria (20 BC – 50 AD) …

November 1st, 2017|

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

110, 2017

A thought from Robert Owen (1771-1858) …

October 1st, 2017|

The ever-changing scenes of nature afford not only the most economical but also the most innocent pleasures which man can enjoy.

109, 2017

In the words of Henri Matisse (1869-1954) …

September 1st, 2017|

‘Il y a des fleurs partout pour qui veut bien les voir’

(‘There are flowers everywhere for those who really want to see them’)

108, 2017

A thought from Albert Schweitzer…

August 1st, 2017|

Impart as much as you can of your spiritual being to those who are on the road with you and accept as something precious what comes back to you from them.”

107, 2017

A Pueblo Indian prayer…

July 1st, 2017|

Hold on to what is good, even if it’s a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe, even if it’s a tree that stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do, even if it’s a long way from here. Hold on to my hand, even if someday I’ll be gone away from you.

106, 2017

A word from Marcel Proust…

June 1st, 2017|

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

105, 2017

A Sanskrit proverb…

May 1st, 2017|

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.

104, 2017

A thought from Rachel Carson…

April 1st, 2017|

One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?

103, 2017

A word from J.R.R. Tolkein…

March 1st, 2017|

All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost.

102, 2017

An unknown saying…

February 1st, 2017|

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

101, 2017

An Ancient Tibetan Blessing…

January 1st, 2017|

May you be filled with loving kindness. May you be well. May you be peaceful and at ease. May you be happy.