Wisdom & Morsels

Wisdom & Morsels…

“The secret of happiness is something to do.” – John Burroughs

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.” –  Sylvia Plath

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“A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one’s neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.” – Leo Tolstoy

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” – J.R.R Tolkien
“It’s sad if people think that’s (homemaking) a dull existence, [but] you can’t just buy an apartment and furnish it and walk away. It’s the flowers you choose, the music you play, the smile you have waiting. I want it to be gay and cheerful, a haven in this troubled world. I don’t want my husband and children to come home and find a rattled woman. Our era is already rattled enough, isn’t it?” ― Audrey Hepburn

“A pretentious showy life is an empty life, a plain and simple life is a full life” Proverbs 31: 10-31

 

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