“Seek ye first the good things of the mind and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt.” – Francis Bacon
“Life has meaning… To find its meaning is my meat and drink.” – Robert Browning
“If you want to have order in the commonwealth, you first have to have order in the individual soul.” ― Russell Kirk
“If every tiny flower wanted to be a rose, spring would lose its loveliness.” ― Thérèse de Lisieux
“Do not waste time bothering whether you “love” your neighbor; act as if you did. As soon as we do this we find one of the great secrets. When you are behaving as if you loved someone, you will presently come to love him.” – C.S. Lewis – 1st FREE! Puppet Play, Available NOW!
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery (Speaking of which, don’t miss the world’s premiere of Farmer Bill’s Wacky Barnyard Antics, a downloadable puppet show available here on Sept. 15th! )
For those of us searching for happiness… how about bringing some to the people around you instead? St. Therese of Lisieux said, “I take care to appear happy and especially to be so.” Somehow it’s one of those things you seem to get more of when you give it away.
Create your own unhurriedness now. You are the only one who can and the only one who cares. (Reminder: First Free Puppet Show-of-the-month available here September 15th. Don’t miss out!)
…Just add classical music. You would be surprised how this one little trick adds beauty and joy to your day. You might even be encouraged to get up from your tasks and do some much needed slow stretching. Enjoy!
“You don’t have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body.” – C.S. Lewis