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Thorns Have Roses (Daily Chill)

Thorns Have Roses (Daily Chill)


Chillout: It is easy to focus on what is wrong and to ignore what is right, to complain that roses have thorns, instead of seeing that thorns have roses.




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12:26AM PST on Feb 20, 2013

Wonderful --- and if the roses are kept on the bush they last a lot longer --- when you cut them, usually only last a day --- so, enjoy the beauty longer!

1:09PM PST on Jan 8, 2013


12:21PM PST on Nov 28, 2012

True. Thanks.

6:23PM PDT on Jun 26, 2012


6:36PM PDT on Jun 25, 2012

Loved it, thanks.

11:43AM PDT on Jun 25, 2012


6:25AM PDT on Jun 25, 2012

Life's lesson in a nutshell ... no pain, no gain (of lasting worth), it's all in the journey.

5:00PM PDT on Jun 24, 2012


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