Tuesday, August 7, 2007

Quote du jour/Gladys Taber

Perhaps, after all, our best thoughts come when we are alone. It is good to listen, not to voices, but to the wind blowing, to the brook running cool over polished stones, to bees drowsy with the weight of pollen. If we attend to the music of the earth, we reach serenity. And then, in some unexplained way, we share some of it with others.
Gladys Taber, Stillmeadow Calendar A Countrywoman's Journal


  1. Nan what a beautiful post... Thank you so much for your visit and sweet comment to my blog; I hope you will come again...


  2. I think you definitely listen to the music of the earth, because you share a lot of your serenity with us on this beautiful blog. She says it so well, doesn't she.

  3. Merci, to you both.

    Beverly, I so enjoy your writing on your blog.

    Robin, what a nice thing to say.

  4. What a lovely quote, and one I hadn't read before. I'm so glad you posted that. I've copied it down to read again. :)


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