"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

"May your pen happily writes ...™ ©Leah C Dancel


Connie Stevens - Smile

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile." ~Connie Stevens


Veronika Jensen - Weight of Mountains

"Survivors don't always flaunt their wings, but when they do, you better believe them to be strong. They've carried a weight of mountains with no one to help." ~Veronika Jensen 


Atty. Gil Marvel P. Tabucanon - LIFE

“Life is not measured in years but in strength of spirit!” ~Atty. Gil P. Tabucanon



“Every day, a million miracles begin at sunrise.” ~IAN PALMER

“Every sunset brings the promise of a new dawn.” ~Ian Palmer 


Amy Rees Anderson - Family

"Family is where life begins and love never ends." ~Lolita Padigos Florido 


Sophia Bush Hughes - Work-in-progress

"You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work-in-progress simultaeneously." ~Sophia Bush Hughes


Fritz Williams - Leap of empathy

“Suffering and joy teach us, if we allow them, how to make the leap of empathy, which transports us into the soul and heart of another person. In those transparent moments we know other people’s joys and sorrows, and we care about their concerns as if they were our own.” ~Fritz Williams


Elizabeth George - Stars

"Just as stars shine brightest in the darkest night, your joy blazes brilliantly through life’s problems when you count them as joy." ~Elizabeth George


Frances Taylor - Friend

"A friend that is always put last doesn't remain a friend for long." ~Frances Taylor


Featured Quotes on Knowledge

By Leah C Dancel

"Reading is a delightful pastime that helps increase knowledge." ~Leah C. Dancel, May 23, 2020

"A library is home to hungry minds in search for knowledge." ~Leah C. Dancel,  July 14, 2021 


Pradeep Mutalik - Insight

"Sometimes the act of solving a puzzle can itself reveal hidden insights." ~Pradeep Mutalik 


Scott Curran - Angels

"Be kind to strangers, because it’s the loving thing to do. Also, you never know – they could be angels.” ~Scott Curran


Pietro Aretino - Winter

Home in Orange CA 1996

"Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius." ~Pietro Aretino

Quotes Cut from AMO MAMA

Lifted from AMO MAMA/FB

"A happy life is only in our hands and does not depend on LIFE COACHES." ~Amo Mama

"One SELFISH ACT can ruin the lives of dozens people." ~Amo Mama

"Remember, when people who used others as their stepping stones will one day lose their footing." ~Amo Mama 

"The beauty of the soul gives charm even to the plainest of bodies, just as the ugliness of the soul destroys the magnificent creation." ~Amo Mama

"The saddest thing about betrayal, it never comes from your enemy." ~Amo Mama



"Diamonds are hard to find, but rocks are everywhere." ~Jona Hans Harold 

From the Isle of Emerald
Millmount Observation Tower

"𝙄 𝙘𝙖𝙣'𝙩 𝙚𝙣𝙙𝙪𝙧𝙚 𝙩𝙤 𝙬𝙖𝙨𝙩𝙚 𝙖𝙣𝙮𝙩𝙝𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙨𝙤 𝙥𝙧𝙚𝙘𝙞𝙤𝙪𝙨 𝙖𝙨 𝙨𝙪𝙣𝙨𝙝𝙞𝙣𝙚 𝙗𝙮 𝙨𝙩𝙖𝙮𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙞𝙣 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙝𝙤𝙪𝙨𝙚." ~Jona Hans Harold


Petros K. Veloudas - Life

"Life is the sunshine soul with the beauty of kindness!" ~Petros K. Veloudas (Πέτρος Βελούδας), Greek Poet, The Response of Silence


Adora Carrillo Russ - LIfe is a Gift

"Waking up everyday and still able to take care of my mind body and spirit is a gift!" ~Adora Carrillo Russ



Featured Verse

"When seeds are sown,
watered with kindness and fondness; 
No matter what the season,
It will grow healthy and strong."
~Leah C. Dancel, October 2018‬

S. Ajna - Sun

Photo Credit to Mel Bradford
At Bribie Island Queensland 
Cover Photo: Sunsets and Sunrises, FB

"The sun is a daily reminder that we too can rise again from the darkness, that we too can shine our own light.” ~S. Ajna


Mike Norton - Valuable friend

"Never hold resentments for the person who tells you what you need to hear; count them among your truest, most caring and most valuable friend." ~Mike Norton


Sigurd Olson - Wilderness

"Wilderness to the people of America is a spiritual necessity, an antidote to the high pressure of modern life, a means of regaining serenity and equilibrium." ~Sigurd Olson, Former council member, The Wilderness Society


"As soon as the pen hits paper, or tablet (smiling), our hearts begin to write and the words/lines flow freely as rivers of ink, fluidly and fluently." ~Annette Nasser

Photo: S Attenborough
Wonboyn NSW

"Face the world. Look toward the earth's vastness." ~Annette Nasser

"Suppose such power
brightens expressions:
The eyes see
even the tiniest minuscule 
grain upon the sand;
Telescopic to some
and barely noticeable to others
yet quite distinct,
the world 
and time."
~Annette Nasser

"The elements of seasons, the climate, the reflections of its beauty, the reminiscing moments of life and love while gazing at the moon, all such beautiful remembrances." ~Annette Nasser on Gazing at the Moon From Balcony

"Whatever you choose in life, having a positive attitude, will take you further. Be committed and always persevere, even if stones are thrown on your path, or what seems like endless winding roads preventing you from moving on, you must keep going forward." ~Annette Nasser


F. Matthias Alexander - People

“People do not decide their futures, they decide their habits and their habits decide their futures.” ~F. Matthias Alexander

Minh D. Tran - Design

"Great design is eliminating all unnecessary details." ~Minh D. Tran

Abbie M. Dale - Life

"To decide to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life." ~Abbie M. Dale