“No road is too long for him who advances slowly and does not hurry, and no attainment is beyond his reach who equips himself with patience to achieve it.” (Jean de La Bruyere ) on the path least traveled…

Diary of the journey on the path least traveled..just letting the heart do the talking while the fingers do the walking while being different, being me… 🙂 Me 1 copy

( “I do not do, say or write something to been seen or heard… I  do, say or write something because it needed to be done, said or written…” ,  no nominations please, just sharing thoughts while exploring life  🙂 ).. 🙂

 

Hello Diary,

Has been a busy week the past week preparing for winter as change is coming but thought I would take some time to share a few thoughts…..  🙂

Yes, change, in many forms, are coming and by working together we can make this world a better place even though we may be different, “Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” (Barack Obama ) … so here on the path I do not wait for a leader to tell me what to do or try to do good for others… I wake up every morning with a open mind and a heart full of dreams, understanding and love and follow my heart…  🙂

There is much I can do and what I do may seem small at first glance, but “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ( Mother Teresa) …  and there may be times when I feel like I am doing it alone, but “Confidence is knowing who you are and not changing it a bit because of someone’s version of reality is not your reality.” (Shannon L. Alder) so following my dreams while working with others to hopefully make a difference….  🙂

 

 

The change is rapidly approaching
As I contemplate the tomorrows,
Leaving some memories filled with happiness
A few memories filled with sorrows.

I peer out my window
Parts of the world, cold  and bleak,
A world of conflict, anger and hate
Mortals are suffering as I speak.

But we have a dream
My friends and I,
That one day there will be peace
No more mortals will die.

And there will be hope
Of a world filled with love one day,
A wish that could come true
For hope is the last to die…they say.

Not a world of race, color or gender
Nor closed minded ridicule or prejudice...you see,
But a world that respects another’s dream
Of what or who they wish to be.

So I peer out the window
Not with sadness or a tear, 
But a heart filled with hope and a dream
Of a world  of love and peace, not hate and fear.
                         (Larry “Dutch” Woller) 


And here on the path I can continue to follow my dream because “The only thing that stands between you and your dream is the will to try and the belief that it is actually possible.” ( Joel Brown)… 🙂

HOPE IS

Hope is a feather floating in a bright blue sky
Hope is that sparkle that shines in your eyes.
Hope is a butterfly fluttering on the wind
Hope is good times spent with family and friends.

Hope is a newborn baby’s cry
Hope is a Mother’s lullaby.
Hope is the rainbow after a rain
Hope is the harvest of golden grain.

Hope is the light that keeps darkness at bay
Hope is the breeze on a hot summer day.
Hope is ever present and free of cost
Hope is the last thing ever lost.

Hope is staying positive when the going gets tough
Hope is seeking help when you feel you’ve had enough.
Hope is recovery from simmering sorrow
Hope is believing in a brighter tomorrow.
                    (Linda Hotger)

Yes, change is taking place here on the path (and the universe), and together we can help build a better world of love, peace and understanding, but only if you want to… 🙂
Well, I had better close for now, not only dealing with changes I am making, but changes in climate also, not to mention the laundry...busy, busy, busy…  but I shall return again one day, Fate willin’ and the creeks don’t rise..  🙂

Roses are red
Violets are blue,
Thoughts from the heart
I’m sending to you.

Not just another  day, my friend
For in spite of time, distance or whatever,
If only in spirit and thought
We’ll be sharing this day together.

So, have a wonderful day, my friend
Wishing you all the best, nothing less,
May today, every day, AND your heart
Be filled…...with love and happiness.
    (Larry “Dutch” Woller)

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25 thoughts on ““No road is too long for him who advances slowly and does not hurry, and no attainment is beyond his reach who equips himself with patience to achieve it.” (Jean de La Bruyere ) on the path least traveled…

    • Thank you for visiting and kind words!!.. 🙂

      Hope all is well in your part of the universe and you are able to follow your dreams and until we meet again..
      May the sun shine all day long
      Everything go right, nothing go wrong
      May those you love bring love back to you
      And may all the wishes you wish come true
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for stopping by and kind words!.. glad you enjoyed your visit!!.. 🙂

      Hope all is well in your part of the universe and until we meet again…
      May love and laughter light your days,
      and warm your heart and home.
      May good and faithful friends be yours,
      wherever you may roam.
      May peace and plenty bless your world
      with joy that long endures.
      May all life’s passing seasons
      bring the best to you and yours!
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for stopping by and kind words!.. we are not alone and one day our dreams will come true!.. 🙂
      Have a wonderful day every day and until we meet again..
      May the dreams you hold dearest
      Be those which come true
      May the kindness you spread
      Keep returning to you
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for stopping by and kind words!!.. glad you enjoyed your visit!!.. you also!.. 🙂

      Hope your world is filled with peace and love and until we meet again….
      May the dreams you hold dearest
      Be those which come true
      May the kindness you spread
      Keep returning to you
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for visiting!!.. just follow your heart with an open mind and you will not go wrong… 🙂

      Until we meet again..
      May your day be touched
      by a bit of Irish luck,
      Brightened by a song
      in your heart,
      And warmed by the smiles
      of people you love.
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for visiting and kind words!!.. hopefully we can learn to deal with the weather and help to make it better for all…. 🙂

      Until we meet again…
      May your day be touched
      by a bit of Irish luck,
      Brightened by a song
      in your heart,
      And warmed by the smiles
      of people you love.
      (Irish Saying)

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  1. when I think back to some of the heartless stuff I saw as a kid, I do think that we’re all getting better – kinder & more inclusive. of course we’ve got a ways to go. all of our efforts matter. the scary thing is that we keep getting horrible weapons & such that can wipe out so many in an instance, so the fewer evil people can do worse…

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    • Thank you for visiting!!. hopefully one day in the future wisdom will reign supreme and with technology the world will work together to eliminate the need for weapons….. 🙂

      Until we meet again…
      May your day be touched
      by a bit of Irish luck,
      Brightened by a song
      in your heart,
      And warmed by the smiles
      of people you love.
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for stopping by and kind words!!.. 🙂

      Hope your world is filled with peace and joy and until we meet again..
      May your day be touched
      by a bit of Irish luck,
      Brightened by a song
      in your heart,
      And warmed by the smiles
      of people you love.
      (Irish Saying)

      Liked by 1 person

  2. Some very important things said there about “a heart filled with hope and a dream of a world of love and peace”. At the same time, hope is essential and so is patience. After all, “Rome wasn’t built in a day”.

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    • Thank you for visiting and kind words!!… they say hope is the last to die so perhaps the dream of a world of love and peace will come true… 🙂

      Until we meet again…
      May your troubles be less
      Your blessings be more
      And nothing but happiness
      Come through your door
      (Irish Saying)

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    • Thank you for visiting and kind words!!.. 🙂

      Hope all is well in your part of the universe and until we meet again..

      May your spirit only know peace
      May your heart only know love
      May all your dreams come true
      May your life’s journey be filled with happiness
      And life is all that you wish for it to be….
      (Larry “Dutch” Woller)

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  3. Thank you for a beautiful post. It is filled with so much hope and encouragement. Wishing you so much happiness and love on your path, may it always be filled with hope as you embrace those changes coming your way.

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    • Thank you for stopping by and kind words!1. glad you enjoyed your visit!!.. 🙂

      Hope your world is filled with love and happiness and until we meet again…
      May love and laughter light your days,
      and warm your heart and home.
      May good and faithful friends be yours,
      wherever you may roam.
      May peace and plenty bless your world
      with joy that long endures.
      May all life’s passing seasons
      bring the best to you and yours!
      (Irish Saying)

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