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DAY 100

Like fragile ice, anger passes away in time. Roman Poet, Ovid

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DAY 98

In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. French Philosopher, Author and Journalist Albert Camus

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DAY 99

If you look at the Earth without architecture, it’s sometimes a little bit unpleasant. So there is this basic human need to  do shelter in the broadest sense…

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DAY 95

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DAY 88

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DAY 79

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DAY 78

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DAY 71

Today I saw a red and yellow sunset and thought, how insignificant I am! Of course, I thought that yesterday too, and it rained.   Woody Allen (born December…

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DAY 68

Jeunes filles jouant sur des hippocampes on Lac Leman, Vevey, by Edouard-Marcel Sandoz (1881–1971), Swiss sculptor and painter.

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DAY 65

“Have you also learned that secret from the river; that there is no such thing as time? That the river is everywhere at the same time, at the…

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DAY 64

There is a time for being ahead, a time for being behind; a time for being in motion, a time for being at rest; a time for being…

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DAY 63

To sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimate converse with men of unseen generations — such is a pleasure beyond…

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DAY 62

Oh they say that the stars in the sky, Are the souls of the people who die, Will we meet them again when we reach our destination? From…

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DAY 61

Keep close to Nature’s heart…and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. John Muir, (April…

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DAY 58

I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is…

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DAY 56

The mountains are calling and I must go. John Muir

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DAY 54

Nothing has happened in the past; it happened in the Now. Nothing will ever happen in the future; it will happen in the Now. From “The Power of…

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DAY 50

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DAY 49

‘Sometimes,’ said Pooh, ‘the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.’ from Winnie the Pooh by A. A. Milne, (18 January 1882 – 31 January…

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DAY 48

A fallen leaf is nothing more than a summer’s wave goodbye. Anonymous

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DAY 47

If lightning is the anger of the gods, then the gods are concerned mostly about trees. Lao-Tzu, philosopher and poet of ancient China. He is known as the reputed author of…

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DAY 46

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do. Helen Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968), American author, political activist, and lecturer….

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DAY 36

Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be…

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DAY 29

To dwellers in a wood, almost every species of tree has its voice as well as its feature. From “Under the Greenwood Tree” by Thomas Hardy, (2 June 1840…

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DAY 26

I almost wish we were butterflies and liv’d but three summer days – three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years…

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DAY 25

Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.   Henry James, (15 April 1843 – 28 February…

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DAY 23

At dusk Come to my hut – The crickets will Serenade you, and I will Introduce you to the moonlit woods. Ryokan, Taigu (良寛大愚) (1758–1831) was a quiet and…

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DAY 20

The journey is the reward. Chinese Proverb