Tag: descanso gardens

The Fragrance of Gratitude

Gratitude is the sweet fragrance of an opening heart. – Aine Belton

Wisdom of Don Quixote

Sanity may be madness but the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be. -Don Quixote

Never Lose Hope

Never lose hope, my dear heart, miracles dwell in the invisible. – Rumi

Wisdom from Blake

To see a world in a grain of sand, and heaven in a wildflower, hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour. – William Blake

A Follow-up to the Prophet Micah

On Monday I posted about the day’s reading from Micah 6, and now I came across a quote from The Talmud that expands on it. Do not be daunted by the enormity of the world’s grief. Do justly, now. Love mercy, now. Walk humbly,…

In Awe of the Simple Gifts of LIfe

The following is the closing prayer from Vespers for this evening. O gracious God, open our hearts and our eyes to the wonders of your presence among us. May we see the signs of your beauty within and about us and ever be in…