Sunday Dinner: The Journey


“Change is in the air.

This change reminds us

that we are made

and beautifully sculpted

by the same power

that orchestrates the change of season.

Let this be the season you embrace

and align yourself with this change.”


Steve Maraboli



“Learn to adapt.

Things change, circumstances change.

Adjust yourself and your efforts

to what it is presented to you

so you can respond accordingly.

Never see change as a threat,

because it can be an opportunity to learn,

to grow, evolve and become a better person.”


Rodolfo Costa



“Joy is sometimes a blessing,

but it is often a conquest.

Our magic moment help us to change

and sends us off in search of our dreams.

Yes, we are going to suffer,

we will have difficult times,

and we will experience many disappointments —

but all of this is transitory.

it leaves no permanent mark.

And one day we will look back

with pride and faith

at the journey we have taken.”


Paulo Coelho



“Peace is a daily, a weekly,

a monthly process,

gradually changing opinions,

slowly eroding old barriers,

quietly building new structures.

And however undramatic the pursuit of peace,

that pursuit must go on.”

John F. Kennedy



“Times change, as do our wills.

What we are – is ever changing;

all the world is made of change,

and is forever attaining new qualities.”


Luís de Camões



Photos by Woodland Gnome 2017



In nature nothing is created,

nothing is lost,

everything changes.”


Antoine Lavoisier

About woodlandgnome

Lifelong teacher and gardener.

5 responses to “Sunday Dinner: The Journey

  1. Looks like autumn has arrived for you!

  2. Lovely post! And I find the last quote by Antoine Lavoisier to be especially meaningful. Thank you for posting.

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