"Where there is peace, God is." ~George Herbert

"Carve your blessings in stone." ~Anon
"I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again." ~William Penn
"Dictum sapienti sat est - A word to a wise person is sufficient." ~Cicero Ovid Seneca

"Words pulsate in the veins of my pen"™Leah C. Dancel


FEATURED Quote for Today: Rumi

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"Take someone who doesn’t keep score, who’s not looking to be richer, or afraid of losing, who has not the slightest interest even in his own personality: he’s free." ~Rumi


Matt Fraser - Healing

"Healing is a journey of the mind, soul and body. When you are sick, don’t let life get you down. Choose to continue living your life and don’t let your illness control or hold power over you. Love and enjoy each day and try to get back to normal by letting your good days shine through the tough ones." ~Matt Fraser, Psychic Medium

Gordana Andonovska - Words


"I think life is (just) a quote .. You have found the meaning of a wonderful life." ~Gordana Andonovska

"Sometimes the words themselves are translated from the soul of the paper, to remind us where we stopped, where we should go." ~Gordana Andonovska


Mohammad Ali Aznabi - Mirror

"I am searching a mirror lifelong through which I can see myself." ~Mohammad Ali Aznabi


David Preston - Rain

"A long hard rain falling for free tomorrow!" ~David Preston, Artist,
Entranced by a glance series


Edward W. Said - Limit

“You cannot continue to victimize someone else just because you yourself were a victim once—there has to be a limit.” ~Edward W. Said

Elinor Dewire - Lighthouses

“Lighthouses are not just stone, brick, metal, and glass. There’s a human story at every Lighthouse; that’s the story I want to tell.” ~Elinor Dewire

Edward Ramsay - Friendship

"May the hinges of friendship never rust, nor the wings of love lose a feather.” ~Edward Ramsay

Think Positive Power

"Keep your heart free from hate, 
your mind from worry.

Live simply, expect little,  give much.

Scatter sunshine, forget self,
think of others."

~Think Positive Power

Joan Santillan Amurao - Pen and Paper

"When I couldn't find anyone to listen, 
pen and paper became my responders, helping me to fight anxiety and melancholy." ~Joan Santillan Amurao, An Unknown Princess



"Brave ones sacrifice themselves, they're not afraid of adversary, and have will to seek wisdom: They know the worth of time, and time knows their worth." ~Hanan Muzafar

"Chaos leaves you with questions, and solitude with answers." ~Hanan Muzfar

"From time to time, world has become history." ~Hanan Muzafar

"I prefer silence over din; Let them do, what they want to do: Let it be, As it's be." ~Hanan Muzafar

"If it doesn't make difference, then why would it matter?" ~Hanan Muzafar

"Silence over falsehood is crime." ~Hanan Muzafar

"Where your drive is, there you will be." ~Haznan Musafar

"Your being is more powerful, than their ego." ~Hanan Muzafar


Chow Yun-fat - Money

“This money isn’t something you possess forever. When you’re gone one day, you have to leave it to others to use it." ~Chow Yun-fat




"We are born with nothing, no more and no less, and finally to return to nothing. Be as natural, normal and at ease as possible." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Don’t aspire to acquire surplus wealth at sunset years. Those who have such intention are rather confused or crazy. Just consider what belongs to you before and after death. One has to wake up and stop fooling ourselves." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Be contented. Have fun and enjoy the sunset years. Do not be exalted if you’re rich neither too worried if poor. Take it along as naturally and savor the freedom." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

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October 12, 2020

'Don’t forcibly demand, neither compete. Life is like a dream or a fleeting cloud or smoke. Look at the vast and empty sky and land; we are just a speck drifting within." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"The sun is empty, so is the moon. River water forever flows eastward (in China). Farm and house too are empty, continually changing owners." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Love becomes naught, relationship too disappears. Finally, all will go into the crematorium. Even gold and silver, one does not grasp to take along after death." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Reputation, honours and profits disappear into sweet dreams once the eyes shut down for good. Whatever gains or losses dissipate, life is like a drama." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"No more minister status, no more power that came with it. No one can remain in the ministry for life. Rich or poor, the final is void. That is nothingness when the curtain of life drops, be aware of that." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"The four seasons will rotate, so will the high and low tides. Every family has their own troubles. Do not burden unnecessarily with worries." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Raising and educating children is responsibility and duty. It is a blessing to be able to help. Children and grandchildren shall build their own future, do not be duty-bound by them. It is far more a blessing to take good care of our own wellbeing during the sunset years." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Man hustle and bustle about earning a living like bees collecting honey. Who is the sweetness of honey for, life-long hard work would still end up in naught. Be more liberal and accommodative, think rationally to avoid disputes." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"From a distance, hospitals are like heaven, curing countless patients. Viewing from close range hospitals are like banks, raking in a lot of cash. Getting inside the hospital is like getting into prison, it is far better to take preventive measure well in advance." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Health is an invisible asset, health enhancement is bank saving, contracting a disease is a bank loan and re-payment, serious illness can cause bankruptcy. These are earnest facts of life and to be regarded seriously. Do not let this happen, it will be too late to regret." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"It is better to stand alone to enhance immunity rather than to lie down and be cheated. If you don’t take care of your health, you will be supporting doctors and hospitals. Love the family must start with loving yourself. Loving yourself is thinking ahead." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"A life span is too short. Do not get bogged down with money worries. Tons of cash wouldn’t buy a sun which doesn’t set. Loads of silver and gold can’t exchange for health. Life and death is fated and wealth too. If it has been fated that we will be wealthy, it will be. But if it’s fated otherwise, it is pointless to crave for it." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"A point worth reiterating is that the children and grandchildren will and should carve out the path for their future, there is no need to slog like buffalo and horse for them. A life span is really too short; it is advisable to take life plainly and light-heartedly." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

"Fame and gain are just like drifting cloud, extravagance and luxury are momentary exuberance, in rapid glimpses of fleeting time, hair will turn grey to white, churning all past events into smoke and cloud, what for let them linger in the heart, to pester and bugger us deeper into the bull’s horn." ~Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man, "Sunset Ballad".

John Boswell - Season

"Winter, a lingering season, is a time to gather golden moments, embark upon a sentimental journey, and enjoy every idle hour." ~John Boswell


Chattel Quotes by Tao

“The truth is not always beautiful, nor beautiful words the truth.” ~Tao

Nancy Leigh Demoss - Gratitude

"When gratitude becomes your default setting. Life changes." ~Nancy Leigh Demoss

Steve Parish - New pathways

"When struggling to find new pathways, try talking to the moon, a perfect accomplice for all things relating to the heart." ~Steve Parish, THE ACCOMPLICE


Alejandro Jodorowsky - Human being

"Every one of us is a perfect human being, deformed by the family, the society and the culture." ~Alejandro Jodorowsky

E. Diesel - Gratitude

"When morning starts with quietude and gratitude. It makes your day very fulfilling." ~Elsie Diesel


Quotes from ON GOLDEN POND

"Sometimes you have to look hard at a person, and realize he's doing the best he can." ~On Golden Pond, movie, Katharine Hepburn and Henry Fonda

Evonne Fay Goolagong Cawley - Dreams

"When you have a dream you have to work hard to achieve that dream. Your dreams when you are young can be the force that keeps you going." ~Evonne Fay Goolagong Cawley 


Morpheus Quotes

"Fate, It Seems, Is Not Without A Sense Of Irony." ~Morpheus

"You Have To Understand, Most People Are Not Ready To Be Unplugged..." ~Morpheus



"Life is a journey. We all have to walk to our destination. At the end of the day, it's what we make our life that matters." ~Elena Zaragosa Escubio

"Listening is caring." ~Elena Zaragosa Escubio

"Powerful is a person in tune with the universe because they know who they are and what they want in life. They are very trusting and truthful. Often people are intimidated by what they say and do with overflowing confidence being real." ~Elena Zaragosa Escubio


Josie Bisse - Dreams

"Dreams come in a size too big so that we may grow into them.” ~Josie Bisse

Misty Gibbs - Life

“Life is short, live bold! Be heard, be you, dream big, take risks, don’t wait.” ~Misty Gibbs