Love Your Life


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 Garden, Eddie’s Photo, Tall Grasses December 2016


15 thoughts on “Love Your Life

  1. Your title is great.Just like life. Yes, we always have a too much reasons for happiness and to much reasons for sadness.We must choose happiness. We must love our lives

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