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
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
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
Hope you’re having a very Happy Christmas. You might enjoy these seasonal quotes: Bob Hope My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that? Helen Steiner Rice Peace on earth will come to stay, When…… Continue reading Wishing You a Happy Christmas!