Posts Tagged ‘inspiration’

Your fences need to be horse-high, pig-tight and bull-strong.

Keep skunks and bankers at a distance.
 
Life is simpler when you plow around the stump.

A bumble bee is considerably faster than a John Deere tractor.

Words that soak into your ears are whispered… not yelled.

Meanness don’t jes’ happen overnight.

Forgive your enemies; it messes up their heads.

Do not corner something that you know is meaner than you.

It don’t take a very big person to carry a grudge.

You cannot unsay a cruel word.

Every path has a few puddles.

When you wallow with pigs, expect to get dirty.

The best sermons are lived, not preached.

Most of the stuff people worry about ain’t never gonna happen anyway.

Don’t judge folks by their relatives.

Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.

Live a good, honorable life… Then when you get older and think back, you’ll enjoy it a second time.

Don ‘t interfere with somethin’ that ain’t bothering you none.

Timing has a lot to do with the outcome of a Rain dance.

If you find yourself in a hole, the first thing to do is stop diggin’.

Sometimes you get, and sometimes you get got.

The biggest troublemaker you’ll probably ever have to deal with, watches you from the mirror every mornin’.

Always drink upstream from the herd.

Good judgment comes from experience, and a lotta that comes from bad judgment.

Lettin’ the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier than puttin’ it back in.

If you get to thinkin’ you’re a person of some influence, try orderin’ somebody else’s dog around..

Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply.
Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

Don’t pick a fight with an old man. If he is too old to fight,
he’ll just kill you.

 
Credit goes to Sixteen Hands.

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The Rules

1. Display your new award.
2. Link back to the person who nominated you.
3. State 7 things about yourself.
4. Nominate 15 other bloggers for this award and link to them.

My Thanks

I would like to thank the Academy.  Oops, wrong speech.  I would actually love to thank Lil Miss Fox for nominating me for this award.  If you aren’t following her, why not?  She makes you think, and better yet, she makes you feel. 

7 Things About Myself

  1. I’ve been a photographer since I was four but I hate having my picture taken.
  2. I went back to college at the age of 52 – just because
  3. I collect Asian ball-joint dolls.  Only boy ones though because they are prettier than the girls.
  4. I learned to roller skate and ice skate by the time I was three.
  5. I played on the first all-girls hockey team in Worcester, MA
  6. When I was little I wanted to be a ballerina…and an auto mechanic.
  7. I’m happiest either behind a camera or playing in dirt and tending my plants.

I nominate the following 15 blogs

 1. Ecclektic Ghana
 2. Neliza Drew
 3. Mumbojumbo
 4. Strange Attractors
 5. The Siren’s Tale
 6. Someone Fat Happened
 7. Briggette’s Banter
 8. The Bell Jar
 9. Don’t Forget to Feed the Baby
10. Findingravity
11. The Runaway Mama
12. Pen, Paper, and Crazy
13. A Clown on Fire
14. Forward Walking
15. Insanity