“I like spring, but it is too young. I like summer, but it is too proud. So I like best of all autumn, because its leaves are a little yellow, its tones mellower, its colors richer, and it is tinged a little with sorrow. Its golden richness speaks not of the innocence of spring, nor … Continued
“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.” Emily Bronte
How beautifully the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days. ~John Burroughs Like this image? It was made in Grand Teton National Park, and is the basis for one of our Service Appreciation Plaques.
“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree.” ~Emily Brontë
“Autumn….the year’s last, loveliest smile.” ~William Cullen Bryant The leaves put on such a beautiful, final show before leaving us. Now is not the time to think about the cold winds which will soon follow! Enjoy the season and all the lovely scenes which are unfolding each day.
“Nevertheless, each person should live as a believer in whatever situation the Lord has assigned to them, just as God has called them” 1 Corinthians 7:17 Sometimes easier said than done…..but good to remember, and something to which we can aspire.
“The earth laughs in flowers.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Autumn is fast approaching; enjoy the blooms before they bid us farewell!
Be tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak… someday in life you will have been all of these. ~George Washington Carver
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ~Marcel Proust
All things bright and beautiful, All creatures great and small, All things wise and wonderful, The Lord God made them all. ~Cecil Frances Alexander
Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty. ~ John Ruskin This is so true. One need not jet off to an exotic location to see beautiful sights; they might be just outside your door. Take the time to notice nature! I made the image featured here back in Illinois last … Continued
Always do your best: What you plant now, you will harvest later. ~anonymous