New beginnings

I will be posting three quotes for the next three days from the book Buddhist Offerings.      I was asked by fellow blogger, Sketchuniverse if I would do this, and thought it a gentle way to begin the new year.

‘Life is fragile, like the dew hanging delicately in grass, crystal drops that will be carried away on the first morning breeze.’

This reminds me to cherish each and every moment.

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A Bientôt

 

20 thoughts on “New beginnings

  1. wifeyhereandnow

    “No conditions are permanent; No conditions are reliable; Nothing is self.” The Buddha.
    From my one of my favoured books on the bookshelf – ‘Buddhism Without Beliefs – Stephen Batchelor
    Good day to you – Wifey.

    Reply
      1. Mary

        Dumb question, I’ve been thinking about this since I saw your post. Was the hummingbird part of the statue or was the shot by chance. Pretty cool if it was.

      2. janetweightreed10 Post author

        Someone sent me this…and so I can’t answer…I just thought it perfect to begin my new year. If, as you say it was a shot by chance…..how very cool. 🙂

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