People think kindness is a soft, weak, submissive influence when in reality is it the most potent, persuasive force in existence.
~ Richelle E. Goodrich
It is wonderful how attractive a gentle, pleasant manner is, and how much it wins hearts.
~ Francis de Sales
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.
A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener. So our prospects brighten on the influx of better thoughts. We should be blessed if we lived in the present always, and took advantage of every accident that befell us.
~ Henry David Thoreau, Walden, or Life in the Woods
In joy or sadness flowers are our constant friends.
~ Okakura Kakuzo, The Book of Tea
~ Turkish Proverb Continue reading “If we were having coffee: Hippie edition”
Coffee is a beverage that puts one to sleep when not drank.
~ Alphonse Allais, French writer and humorist (1854-1905)