“I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.” – Wilbur Wright http://www.bquot.es/s/2388
Buddy Guy Born: July 30, 1936
“Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.” – Confucius http://www.bquot.es/s/61
“Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.” – John Lennon http://www.bquot.es/s/194
“Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that’s no reason not to give it.” – Agatha Christie http://www.bquot.es/s/3694
“Mind is simply a combination of all the thoughts, of all the clouds. Mind has no independent nature of its own. When all the thoughts are gone and the sky is clean and clear, you will see that everything that you have paid so much attention to is nothing but emptiness. Your thoughts were allContinue reading “Sunday Zen Quote”
It was a great time to be outdoors to enjoy the nice weather. So, I was looking at my phone, and thought it would be a good time to go to my blog. Along comes Ollie aka ‘The Village Idiot.’ He stops and asks me what am I doing? I tell him, I’m typing aContinue reading “Behind The Times”
“Any excuse will serve a tyrant.” – Aesop http://www.bquot.es/s/3727
Going to treat myself to a retreat The retreat is for learning how to treat rude and priggish people Now I will treat myself to a seat at the retreat
Half asleep you stub your toe. Ouch!!! That is your wake up call. No alarm clock needed.
“He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.” – Douglas Adams http://www.bquot.es/s/2136
“If at first you don’t succeed then skydiving definitely isn’t for you.” – Steven Wright http://www.bquot.es/s/1811
“Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.” – H.G. Wells http://www.bquot.es/s/1906
“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I am possible’” – Audrey Hepburn http://www.bquot.es/s/2822
A hotdog has no resemblance or likeness of a dog, that barks, growls, wags its tail, etcetera, etcetera. So why call them hotdogs?
“If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.” – Margot Asquith http://www.bquot.es/s/2026
Photo highlights of the day: snow down under to typhoon Nangka http://gu.com/p/4aypy?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Alaska spring whaling festival blends culture with traditional eats http://gu.com/p/4ay9h?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Pluto comes in to focus: a history of the dwarf planet http://gu.com/p/4ay4p?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Ingrid Bergman: a life in pictures http://gu.com/p/4aby2?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Ollie stopped by and asked me what I was doing today. Told him what you see is that I’m ‘Meditating, and Yoga’ at the same time. Ollie said, well your stretched out on the couch. My response, that’s the way I do it, and there is no better way to do all three. He asked,Continue reading “My Definition Of Yoga”
Rudyard Kipling English Writer Born: December 30, 1865 – Died: January 18, 1936 brainyquote.com
American Novelist Born: June 10, 1914 – Died: April 5, 2005 brainyquote.com
Photo highlights of the day http://gu.com/p/4ajnz?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Life in the Arctic village of Shishmaref http://gu.com/p/4aj3g?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Roadside America: the disappearing architecture of highways http://gu.com/p/4aj76?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
“A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.” – Alan Watts http://www.bquot.es/s/2805
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The Sand, Sea & Spray urban art festival in Blackpool http://gu.com/p/4at8b?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
I may be a day late and a buck short, but rest assure, I still exist. *************** Don at A Pondering Mind
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Caterpillars of the US north-east http://gu.com/p/4aec5?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Since you fail to pay for bail the end result is to spend time in jail.
I scream You scream We all scream for ice cream Then the police came told us we all are under arrest at 2:00 am for disturbing the peace
Took a walk Kicked a can That was fun
Greetings from Don at aponderingmind This work A Pondering Mind is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Floods submerge Las Vegas streets as hundreds lose power http://gu.com/p/4aen7?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Thomas S. Monson fabquote.co
Today is Ringo Starr’s birthday. He is now a young 75 years old.
A couple of teenage boys was out in the middle of the street tossing a ball back and forth, when suddenly the ball went sailing over one of the boys head, and was bounding, and rolling down the street. He went chasing for the ball, and in the meantime, a dog came running full tiltContinue reading “That Sure Did Hurt”
World Bodypainting festival 2015 http://gu.com/p/4ad35?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
The weekend in pictures http://gu.com/p/4acpc?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
There’s a lot at stake when I eat a steak. ———– A Pondering Mind
Victoria Siemer’s storms in teacups http://gu.com/p/4abbd?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Originally posted on PHOTO '75:
The dome-shaped Jefferson Memorial is an iconic American structure. The memorial is located in West Potomac Park on the shore of the Potomac River Tidal Basin, at the southern end of the National Mall. The interior of the memorial contains a 19-foot statue of Thomas Jefferson, and excerpts from the Declaration of…
“A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you, the less you know.” – Diane Arbus Criminal Quotes: http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
The 20 photographs of the week http://gu.com/p/4abc2?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
“The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe Criminal Quotes: http://tinyurl.com/p9fdolv
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Sitting alone at an outdoor cafe, enjoy his morning cup of coffee. He puts down his phone and decides to do the crossword. He thought he brought his medium point, black ink pen, but he realized that he hates using a pencil. In the meantime, he will just sit back and relax, and enjoy theContinue reading “Watching”
Brigitte Lacombe’s photos expose the human side of celebrity http://gu.com/p/4ab69?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
I love this quote.
Originally posted on Kat's Writing Runway:
Makes me smile.
Photo highlights of the day http://gu.com/p/4aa5q?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress
Instagram snapshots: Mindy Tan in Pyongyang, North Korea http://gu.com/p/4a993?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress