Every Man

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Every man has his secret sorrows
which the world knows not; and often
times we call a man cold when he is only sad.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

White Lily,
Eddie’s Garden Photos

Thank you Mom

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Don’t Give Up

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Even if things don’t unfold the way you
expected, don’t be disheartened or give
up. One who continues to advance
will win in the end.

Daisaku Ikeda

Shell Ginger,
Eddie’s Garden Photos

In Each Moment

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Waking up this morning, I smile.
Twenty-four brand new hours are
before me. I vow to live fully
in each moment and to look at all
beings with eyes of compassion.

Thich Nhat Hanh

 

Indomitable Will

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Strength does not come from
physical capacity. It comes
from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

Day Lily,
Eddie’s Garden Photos

I Felt My Lungs Inflate

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I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush
of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people.
I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.

Sylvia Plath,
The Bell Jar

Full Moon,
Eddie’s Photos