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Quote for the Day : Everyday Blessings

“…As the years pass, I am coming more and more to understand that it is the common, everyday blessings of our common everyday lives for which we should be particularly grateful. They are the things that fill our lives with comfort and our hearts with gladness — just the pure air to breathe and the strength to breath it; just warmth and shelter and home folks; just plain food that gives us strength; the bright sunshine on a cold day; and a cool breeze when the day is warm…”

― Laura Ingalls Wilder :  Writings to Young Women from Laura Ingalls Wilder –  On Wisdom and Virtues

 

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Quotes for the Day : Home

Quotes for the Day : Home

Home is the nicest word there is… Laura Ingalls Wilder

Home meant a sanctuary, as common and taken for granted as the sun rising in the morning…G.P Ching

At the end of the day, it isn’t where I came from.  Maybe home is somewhere I am going and have never been beforeWarsan Shire

I love cats because I enjoy my home; and little by little, they become its visible soulJean Cocteau

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent itRalph Waldo Emerson

I used to dream escaping my ordinary life, but my life was never ordinary.  I had simply failed to notice how extraordinary it was.
Likewise, I never imagined home might be something I would miss
Ransom Riggs

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