A thing of beauty is a joy forever.
~ English Proverb [19639]

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A friend is known when needed.
~ Saudi Proverb [15304]

The Message by Thomas Cooper Gotch (1854-1931)
Public Domain

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Beauty without virtue is like a rose without scent.
~ Swedish Proverb [15809]

Robert Lewis Reid
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A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives roses.
~ Chinese Proverb [15058]

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It is not for the swan to teach eaglets to sing.
~ French and Danish Proverb [19500]

Lazy Days On The Lake, 2007
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Regard Heaven as your father, Earth as your mother
and all things as your brothers and sisters.
~ Native American Proverb [18225]

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Experience this moment to its fullest.
~ Zen Proverb [16508]

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Friendship doubles our joy and divides our grief.
~ Swedish Proverb [16599]

Summer Clouds
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No matter how hard the past,
you can always begin again.
~ Buddhist Proverb [19609]

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Compassion is our deepest nature.
It arises from our interconnection with all things.
~ Buddhist Proverb [16040]

Robin Müller [CC-BY-SA-2.0-de], via Wikimedia Commons
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From the pine tree, learn of the pine tree.
From the bamboo, learn of the bamboo.
~ Zen Proverb [16605]

Photo by GaylaLin (Own work)
Public Domain

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Still water has no mind to receive
the image of the migrating geese.
~ Zen Proverb [18352]

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(A Cloudy Zen Garden)
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Wang Xizhi Watching Geese
Qian Xuan [Public domain],
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If you want a friend, be a friend.
~ English Proverb [17298]

Photo by Mike Baird
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One must learn to make others happy
if one wants to be happy.
~ Swedish Proverb [18058]

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Love gives life within.
~ Hawaiian Proverb [17700]

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