A Quiet Mind

Calm-Sea-Sunset-Wallpaper[1]

However mean your life is, meet it
and live it; do not shun it and call
it hard names. It is not so bad as
you are. It looks poorest when you
are richest. The fault-finder will
find faults even in paradise. Love
your life, poor as it is. You may
perhaps have some pleasant, thrilling,
glorious hours, even in a poorhouse.
The setting sun is reflected from the
windows of the almshouse as brightly
as from the rich man’s abode; the
snow melts before its door as early
in the spring. I do not see but a
quiet mind may live as contentedly
there, and have as cheering thoughts,
as in a palace.

source: Henry David Thoreau, Walden
image: Eddie’s Image Collection, Setting Sun

Advertisements

11 thoughts on “A Quiet Mind

comments are encouraged (YouTube and anonymous will not be posted)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

Travel With Photografey

@travelwithphotografey

The Lantern Room

Enlightenment Through Photography

Riri's Travels

Female Travel Blogger - Sharing my journeys, country by country...

lijiun

Smile Always

Find Your Middle Ground

"Life is a series of highs and lows. Be grateful for the highs. Be graceful in the lows. Enjoy life fully and find contentment in your Middle Ground" Val Boyko

The Naturarian

Finding All Things Nature in Northeastern Illinois

brăilaltfel

braila vazuta prin ochii mei

Africa Zwelibanzi

Poetry Monarch

Cheche Winnie

Writing is human communication tool and it brings out the real personality in you as a person.

Aphorisms

Love, Life, Feelings, Friendship

EMPOWERING WOMEN

Relationships, Words of Hope and Inspiration, Empowerment

ArtSite

This is a site describing my untold feelings through arts and sketches.....

Welcome to Wales [Croeso i Gymru]

Travels Around The Land Of My Fathers

Deliriums

Beyond the Beyond

MJBERISTAIN

Literatura

The Nature of Things

A blog dedicated to flora, fauna and all the wonderful things in nature.

Neza's Free World

Art, Nature, Poetry and My Thoughts

NOMZI KUMALO

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR

Tips for Success

Success and Motivation

Letters For Breakfast

The way is level and easy but people prefer the byways

%d bloggers like this: