A house that does not have one worn, comfy chair in it is soulless.
Don't forget that compared to a grownup person every baby is a genius.
Gardening gives one back a sense of proportion about everything - except itself.
A garden is always a series of losses set against a few triumphs, like life itself
Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is the richness of self.
Don't forget that compared to a grownup person every baby is a genius. Think of the capacity to learn! The freshness, the temperament, the will of a baby a few months old.
What is destructive is impatience, haste, expecting too much too fast.
Words are more powerful than perhaps anyone suspects, and once deeply engraved in a child's mind, the are not easily eradicated.
Though friendship is not quick to burn, It is explosive stuff.