Tag Archives: Marcus Aurelius

Floral Friday 6.22.12


Usually I post photos of flowers I have taken from the week previous.  A week ago, however, a friend inquired about all the flower photos I took while in Hawaii, and I realized I had never posted any of those. … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 6.8.12


“When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love …” Marcus Aurelius

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Floral Friday 5.25.12


“If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.”  -Marcus Aurelius

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Floral Fridays week 4


Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, “This is a misfortune” but “To bear this worthily is good fortune.”  Marcus Aurelius Chinese Wisteria

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Floral Fridays week 3


“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” Marcus Aurelius I am trying to learn the names of the flowers as I go.  If you see some not named, or named incorrectly, please don’t hesitate to … Continue reading

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Floral Fridays Week 2


“Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.” Marcus Aurelius Pink Clover Lilly of the Valley Rhododendron Buttercups Pansies Red Rose Purple Iris

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