Dead Ashes


Do not be like him who sits by his fireside and watches the fire
go out, then blows vainly upon the dead ashes. Do not give up
hope or yield to despair because of that which is past, for to
bewail the irretrievable is the worst of human frailties.

source: Kahlil Gibran, The Words of The Master
image: Eddie Two Hawks, Image Collection,


14 thoughts on “Dead Ashes

    • Yes indeed as most can be from this man of great wisdom. Your thoughts and kindness are greatly appreciated.
      Thank you so much dear friend. Enjoy a beautiful day/evening. (it must be evening there and turning spring?)

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