Friday, June 29, 2007

The Drop


The happiness of the drop is to die in the river. ~Al-Ghazali

Thursday, June 28, 2007

Follow the River


Follow the river and you will find the sea. ~French Proverb

Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

New Waters


You can never step into the same river; for new waters are always flowing on to you. ~Heraclitus of Ephesus

Monday, June 25, 2007

The River


The river itself has no beginning or end. ~T.S. Eliot

Friday, June 22, 2007

Drift Along


Some people drift along like a cork on a river, feeling that they cannot do anything except drift, moment to moment. This is an attitude of mind. Everyone can be constructive even in tiny ways. ~Edward de Bono

Thursday, June 21, 2007

Happy Summer Solstice


How could drops of water know themselves to be a river? Yet the river flows on. ~Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

River of Grass


The miracle of light pours over the green and brown expanse of saw grass and of water, shining and slowly moving, the grass and water that is the meaning and the central fact of the Everglades. It is a river of grass. ~Marjory S. Douglas

Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Joy of Fishes


I know the joy of fishes in the river through my own joy, as I go walking along the same river. ~Zhuangzi

Monday, June 18, 2007

Water Under the Bridge


People who have lost relationships often wonder why they can't just let it be "water under the bridge." It is water under the bridge - the trouble is we do not live on the bridge but in the river of life with its many twists and turns. ~Grant Fairley

Friday, June 15, 2007

One


For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one. ~Kahlil Gibran

Thursday, June 14, 2007

The River Bends


If my ship sails from sight, it doesn't mean my journey ends, it simply means the river bends. ~John Enoch Powell

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Light of Day


Only the man who crosses the river at night knows the value of the light of day. ~Chinese Proverb

Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Monday, June 11, 2007

To Be Known...


Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you, you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.
~Winnie the Pooh

Friday, June 08, 2007

By the River


If you're going to live by the river, make friends with the crocodile. ~Indian Proverb

Thursday, June 07, 2007

Following the Bend


The river is constantly turning and bending and you never know where it's going to go and where you'll wind up. Following the bend in the river and staying on your own path means that you are on the right track. Don't let anyone deter you from that.
~Eartha Kitt

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

Be A Channel


If you dam a river it stagnates. Running water is beautiful water. So be a channel. ~English Proverb

Tuesday, June 05, 2007

Soothing and Energizing


I look down over the river, which is soothing and energizing at the same time. ~Jeanette Winterson

Monday, June 04, 2007

Belief


Even the upper end of the river believes in the ocean.
~William Stafford

Friday, June 01, 2007

Our Love


Our love is like the misty rain that falls softly, but floods the river. ~African Proverb