Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Seize Be Endure

A  L  O  H  A   from  Honolulu!
" Seize the moments
 of happiness, love 
and be loved!
 That is the only reality 
in the world,
 all else is folly. "

" What it means to be authentic:

- to be more concerned with truth than opinions

- to be sincere and not pretend

- to be free from hypocrisy: "walk your talk"

- to know who you are and to be that person

- to not fear others seeing your vulnerabilities

- being confident to walk away from

 situations where you can't be yourself

- being awake to your own feelings

- being free from others' opinions of you

- accepting and loving yourself "

                                    Sue Fitzmaurice

“The beauty of a woman. . .
 true beauty in a Woman
 is reflected in her soul.
 It is the caring that 
she lovingly gives, 
the passion that she knows. 
And the beauty 
of a woman, 
with passing years
 only grows!” 
                Audrey Hepburn


Thank You
for sharing
these moments!


eileeninmd said...

Aloha Cloudia. thank you for sharing these beautiful sky shots and a lovely lady..Have a happy Wednesday!

eViL pOp TaRt said...

Cloudia, those sky photographs are amazing. You have an inerrant facility to select the key moment. And three great, thoughtful quotes. Hood old Tolstoy!

Brian Miller said...

more concerned with truth than opinion...that is a bit more rare these days...smiles.

lovely skies...

aloha from va

Charles Gramlich said...

Seems we live in a world where truth is becoming of less concern to far too many

TexWisGirl said...

the first photo reminds me of van gogh's starry night!

Lorraine Renaud said...

oh my your photos are so beautiful and the quotes you share bring hope, that is magnificent Cloudia wow

Teresa said...

I totally needed this post today. I love the picture of the beautiful woman!

Lorraine Renaud said... my blog not google :)

Nancy Chan said...

Lovely sky photos. I like the colourful, pretty lady, so cheerful.

William Kendall said...

The Tolstoy quote is quite appropriate, and I love that sky in the first shot.

Cloudia said...

Thanks, my dears <3

RedPat said...

Seize the moment! ;-))

Karen S. said...

You seized the perfect moment to share a bit of joy with such a lovely lady!

Elephant's Child said...

Thank you. So much.

Adam said...

nice quotes

Grand Crapaud said...

Your pictures are beautiful!!

Cloudia said...

Thanks Friends <3

Betty Manousos said...

marvellous sunset shot!

aloha my friend and big hugs!