Thursday, September 19, 2013

Happiness for Dummies

in 5 Quotes!
I Want To Be Happy by Sammy Davis Jr. on Grooveshark
A  L  O  H  

" The one serious conviction to have

 is that nothing is to be

taken too seriously. "

Samuel Butler

" Suffering becomes beautiful

 when anyone 

bears great calamities

 with cheerfulness, 

not through insensibility 

but through greatness

 of mind. "


 are one of a kind. 
You are lucky enough to have 
something that
makes you different 
from everyone else. 
Embrace your individuality. 
Self-worth comes from one thing:
 thinking that you are worthy. 
So appreciate
what it feels like 
underneath your own skin. 
You are amazing just the way
you are. "

 Melchor Lim

"Always be yourself...

                                   unless you suck. "

Joss Whedon

"True feeling justifies 

whatever it may cost."

 May Sarton

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                                  Warmly, cloudia


DeniseinVA said...

Joss Whedon's quote made me laugh this morning. Loved the photos, especially of the little dog. Have a great day Cloudia!

eViL pOp TaRt said...

The colors of the photographs were awesome! Joss Whedon's quote is both funny and deserves to be taken seriously.

Joop Zand said...

Very nice colors ....lovely sky pictures.

Greetings, Joop

Anonymous said...

What clouds! Looks like Pele floated up to the clouds with her Hawaiian fires, after she sipped through giant bamboo straws from the garden and lava latte. I can see a Hawaiian Halloween mask looking through those clouds. DrumMajor

the walking man said...

I found my sense of worth when i realized i did not need an adjective to define me.

LOLfromPasa said...

You always hit the right cord. Perfect start to my day.

Duckbutt said...

Samuel Butler isso right.

Anonymous said...

Awww - a lovely post. Thanks for this burst of joy.

Adam said...

nice quotes

The Weaver of Grass said...

All true Cloudia and accompanied by beautiful pictures.

TexWisGirl said...

the one about 'you suck' made me LOL! cute pup!

Myrna R. said...

Def be yourself, if you suck, get an internal makeover. I think we all have to get one sort of, just to refine our beauty. Great pics as always.

21 Wits said...

Your quotes this morning hit home, especially the second one! I plan on embracing all until I can't move!

wenn said...

I like to be myself..

Charles Gramlich said...

I might say in counter to Butler, "nothing should be taken too lightly either."

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Oh very inspiring quotes all Cloudia..Joss Whedon has a point :)))

Hattie said...

I like that big leaf in the second to last photo. Isn't that the biggest leaf in the world, or something?

Rosaria Williams said...

There is always so much buoyancy in your posts. Thank you for sharing such spirit.

Cloudia said...

Ah, tis the branch of a tree.

Yes, not take anything TOO seriously, but with due seriousness. . . till we can giggle again; like we do here

thanks for making my day

Elephant's Child said...

Life is way too short to take seriously. Smiles - and thank you.

Leovi said...

Excellent compositions! I love these colors, especially the first!

Bob Bushell said...

oh yes, the skies are beautiful, love it.

Filip and Kristel said...

Cute doggy.



Joss Whedon quote, had to smile! I love those amazing skies.

Vanessa Victoria Kilmer said...

I love that colorful bamboo.

Willow said...

That pup looks like one confident doggie ! :)

Pietro Brosio said...

Interesting thoughts with beautiful images, Cloudia!

Hilary said...

Reading and seeing your blog makes me happy.

magiceye said...

Beautiful images and lovely quotes!!

Namaste /\ from Mumbai

G-Man said...

You can NEVER be too blue.
But you can be True Blue
and you can yell...Go Blue!

Chrissy Brand said...

Amazing colours!

Unknown said...

You always make me miss Hawaii so much. Love the bit s of wisdom and beautiful pictures you share.

Cloudia said...


Kay said...

So true. We need to always appreciate our worth and share what energies we have to help others.