Sunday Dinner: Simple

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“As you simplify your life,
the laws of the universe will be simpler;
solitude will not be solitude,
poverty will not be poverty,
nor weakness weakness.”
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Henry David Thoreau
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“It is not a daily increase, but a daily decrease.
Hack away at the inessentials.”
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Bruce Lee
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“Besides the noble art of getting things done,
there is the noble art of leaving things undone.
The wisdom of life
consists in the elimination of non-essentials.”
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Lin Yutang
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“Every solution to every problem is simple.
It’s the distance between the two
where the mystery lies.”
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Derek Landy
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“It’s as simple as that.
Simple and complicated,
as most true things are.”
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David Levithan
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Photos by Woodland Gnome 2017
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“Simplicity is ultimately a matter of focus.”
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Ann Voskamp
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About woodlandgnome

Lifelong teacher and gardener.

4 responses to “Sunday Dinner: Simple

  1. Jeanne

    Thank you so for sharing the thoughts and snapshots…the green and rich colors of red and pink are soothing to my soul.

  2. such wonderful photos – the quality and content.
    also = after a few seriously lazy days – I needed to read a few of these quotes – I know it is healthy to usurp unscheduled time… but feel guilty sometimes.
    “a daily decrease…” ahhhh

    • This is my theme heading into December . I always schedule too much and end up grouchy and exhausted . It is time to do less and enjoy more 😊Nice to hear you got a rest over Thanksgiving .

      • that is a nice theme to wrap up the year with….
        and I hate when the grouchy and exhausted sneaks in – and so here is to a grump-less December.
        Well this week I have had two nights of sleep that were ten hours – whew- and we always say “must have really needed it if you could sleep that long…”
        hope your thanksgiving was nice too – and ttys

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