Special flower for June

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Humility, chastity and sweetness are the characteristics of June’s special flower – the rose. But he who dares not grasp the thorn Should never crave the rose. Anne Brontë An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it makes a better soup. H.L. Mencken I feel…… Continue reading Special flower for June

Tick Tock Tick Tock

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On April 8th last year I wrote this post: Does London need a garden bridge? Yet by August 14th the new Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, had called time on the project. London garden bridge project collapses in acrimony after £37m spent This leads me onto some good passing-of-time quotes which are nicely thoughtful for a…… Continue reading Tick Tock Tick Tock

5 More Cat Quotes

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Leonardo da Vinci The smallest feline is a masterpiece. Colette Time spent with a cat is never wasted. Jules Verne I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through. Rudyard Kipling I am the Cat who walks by himself, and all places…… Continue reading 5 More Cat Quotes