carpe diem and other splendid philosophical exhortations.

darlings

carpe diem!

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“Happiness, not in another place but this place…not for another hour, but this hour.”
― Walt Whitman

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“When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love …”
― Marcus AureliusMeditations 969c014a633911e3a87812e1281b6b8f_8

“Carpe diem.”

(Odes: I.11)”
― HoraceThe Odes of Horace

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“If a man is to live, he must be all alive, body, soul, mind, heart, spirit.”
― Thomas MertonThoughts in Solitude OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

“No day but today.”
― Jonathan LarsonRent f3c40140633b11e3b07312c17fb79e44_8

“Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.”
― Wendy WassersteinOLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

“Set wide the window. Let me drink the day.”
― Edith WhartonArtemis to Actaeon and Other Verses OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

“Perfection of character is this: to live each day as if it were your last, without frenzy, without apathy, without pretence.”
― Marcus AureliusMeditations OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Audentis Fortuna iuvat. Fortune favors the brave. Virgil Virgil, Aeneid X.284

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– teamgloria.

the (new) teapot and cups and saucers?

yes.

they are lovely.

sent from Abroad by the Paternal Parent (most kind) and designed by the Terribly Talented Lianne Mellor.

do you have a favo(u)rite Quote?

do. tell.

or a particularly pleasing china pattern?

links, please.

*smilingviatheinterweb*

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