Sunday, February 7, 2010

Thoughtful Spot Sunday . . .


 

"Learn to accept adversity.  No matter who you are, you are going to have some.  But do not fear the winds of adversity.  Remember, a kite rises against the wind, rather than with it!"  
~  Elder Jacob De Jager

Today, let me, like the kite - climb higher and higher until I sour into the sunshine!  And if I spend the whole day trapped in the house, just sitting near and window in a sunbeam, at least let me be cheerful about it.

So there, Adversity.  I can hang on a long as you can.  You may depress me, but I'm darned if you're going to beat me! 

Sunday Blessings and warm hugs,

10 comments:

  1. I just love popping by your blog Barb - tis so gorgeous and always makes me smile :]

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  2. Kimmie - It's my pleasure! Hugs

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  3. A great, encouraging post! I love the quote you used.

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  4. Excellent view point!

    Good for you!!!

    .♥.♥.♥.

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  5. Great attitude. May the adversity disappear. Hugs.

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  6. Susan, Aunt and Packrat - Thanks for stopping by, I always love a good quote, and this one is going right were I can look at it daily, Blessings and Hugs, Barb

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  7. That is an amazing quote. It is hard to remember to not just go along with adversity but to go against it. Good attitude. Love, Laura

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  8. Laura - I've discovered it's all about attitude!! Love you

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  9. Hi, Barb:
    This is my first visit and I love your blog. You have so many awesome thoughts and quotes. Thanks for sharing it.
    I will invite you onto the family blog. At this point I am trying to decide if I do a blog journal of do something more like this. This is so beautiful and comforting.
    Love you much! LeAnn

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  10. LeAnn - Thanks for stopping, and inviting me to your blog. I love using my blog as a journal, because I'd never journal otherwise! Thanks for the nice comment. Love you too.

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