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happiness is

Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony. – Thomas Merton   * I took this photo of expired clematis blossoms in my backyard in Iowa. (Here is a photo of them when … Continue reading

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the beautiful

The beautiful is everywhere. -Fernand Léger

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things we desire

The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.  ~Brian Tracy   * I took this photo of clematis growing the fence in my backyard in Iowa.

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plant the seed

Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.  –Napolean Hill   * I took this photo of goldenrod and apple trees during an early morning run … Continue reading

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a dynamic impression

Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent. – Dalai Lama   * I took this photo of honeysuckle in my backyard in Iowa.

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