The Best Things in Life

The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life’s plain, common work as it comes, certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things in life.

– Robert Louis Stevenson

The small crocus at our feet could easily be missed - but it's well worth the look.
The small crocus at our feet could easily be missed – but it’s well worth the look.

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