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Small Graces... An Article About Becoming The Change" 3/10/2018


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Fiona
- 435 days ago - dailygood.org
This article is based on an excerpt from Kent Neburn's book "Small Graces" It starts thus: "Night is closing in. It is time for sleep. I have walked a quiet path today. I have done no great good, no great harm. I might have wished for more '



   

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Fiona Ogilvie (562)
Saturday March 10, 2018, 5:12 am
This was the day I was given, and I have tried to meet it with a humble heart.

How little it seems. We seek perfection in our days, always wanting more for ourselves and our lives, and striving for goals unattainable. We live between the vast infinites of past and future in the thin shaft of light we call 'today.' And yet today is never enough.

More of the excerpt on site. Fantastic Minimalist Zen Garden type of photograph... I did not use it because I am sure it copyrighted....go to site to see it.

The whole article makes us understand this quotation by Kent Neburn:

Do we really need much more than this? To honor the dawn. To visit a garden. To talk to a friend. To contemplate a cloud. To cherish a meal. To bow our heads before the mystery of the day. Are these not enough? --Kent Neburn

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Colleen L (3)
Saturday March 10, 2018, 2:03 pm
Love he article. We must bring peace and joy on to one another. Thanks Fiona
 

Animae C (508)
Saturday March 10, 2018, 3:56 pm
"We must learn to value the small as well as the great."
Very true!
 
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