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DAY 100

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


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


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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sunset bench on lac leman

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…


DAY 68

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


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


DAY 56

The mountains are calling and I must go. John Muir


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…


DAY 50

picking rasberries

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…


DAY 48

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


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…


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….


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


DAY 20

The journey is the reward. Chinese Proverb