Quote of the Day by Helen Hayes

Description for visually impaired readers: Grey background with pink arrows on either side of the image. Purple writing in the middle saying: “From your parents, you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings.” ― Helen Hayes” Helen Hayes on Wikipedia Helen Hayes MacArthur (née Brown; October 10, 1900 – March … Continue reading Quote of the Day by Helen Hayes

QUOTE of the Day ~ Dissociation

“Fear and anxiety affect decision making in the direction of more caution and risk aversion… Traumatized individuals pay more attention to cues of threat than other experiences, and they interpret ambiguous stimuli and situations as threatening (Eyesenck, 1992), leading to more fear-driven decisions. In people with a dissociative disorder, certain parts are compelled to focus on the perception of danger. Living in trauma-time, these dissociative … Continue reading QUOTE of the Day ~ Dissociation

Quote of the Day ~ Paul Sagan on Literacy

  Goodreads on Paul Sagan: In 1934, scientist Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. After earning bachelor and master’s degrees at Cornell, Sagan earned a double doctorate at the University of Chicago in 1960. He became professor of astronomy and space science and director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University, and co-founder of the Planetary Society. A great popularizer of science, … Continue reading Quote of the Day ~ Paul Sagan on Literacy

Quote of the Day ~ Happy Saturday with Frank Lloyd Wright

Happy Saturday! Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you. Frank Lloyd Wright Resource: Wise Old Sayings Frank Lloyd Wright on Wikipedia: Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright, June 8, 1867 – April 9, 1959) was an American architect, interior designer, writer and educator, who designed more than 1,000 structures, 532 of which were completed. Wright believed in designing … Continue reading Quote of the Day ~ Happy Saturday with Frank Lloyd Wright

Arriving with Mey ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Thank you very much Cyranny over at “Cyranny’s Cove” for inviting me a couple of days ago to the 3 Day Quote Challenge. I feel much honoured and am a little embarrassed that I forgot all about it in my muddled blogging brain. And look: I managed day two 😉 Woopsie, nearly forgot to post the rules: – Thank the person who nominated you. – … Continue reading Arriving with Mey ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Be grateful with Schopenhauer ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge

Thank you very much Cyranny over at “Cyranny’s Cove” for inviting me a couple of days ago to the 3 Day Quote Challenge. I feel much honoured and am a little embarrassed that I forgot all about it in my muddled blogging brain. But I am on it and your question about a German quote gave me the idea to quote a couple of interesting … Continue reading Be grateful with Schopenhauer ~ 3 Day #Quote Challenge