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Something opens our wings. Something makes boredom and hurt disappear. Someone fills the cup in front of us: We taste only sacredness.
The butterfly doesn’t know how long he has to live, but that doesn’t stop him from spreading his wings and his joy.
Ash Sweeney quotes
From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings.
“Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay.”
Darkness is fragile, a little light can expel it.
Happiness is a warm puppy.—Charles M. Schulz (cartoonist, Peanuts)
Happiness is sharing fun moments together.
Happiness is watching flowers grow.
“Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not
because they never found it, but because they didn’t
stop to enjoy it.”
You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, “Wow, you’re right! I never would’ve thought of that!”—Dave Barry (author)
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.—Josh Billings (a.k.a. Henry Wheeler Shaw; humorist and lecturer)
Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.—Roger Caras (photographer and writer)
Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.—Emily Dickinson (poet)
Anybody who doesn’t know what soap tastes like never washed a dog.—Franklin P. Jones (humorist and PR executive)
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.—Woodrow Wilson (29th President of the United States)
Memory is a child walking along a seashore. You never can tell what small
pebble it will pick up and store away among its treasured things. ~Pierce Harris
We do not remember days; we remember moments. ~Cesare Pavese
I’m a believer in belief. Faith is something that works – it causes people to do things, it has results. It’s an intangible, indefinable, very real thing. And it moves people, sometimes to atrocity. And sometimes to survival.
— Tommy Lee Jones
You’ve got two choices. You can either sit and cry or spread your wings and fly.
How I long to follow this advice.