Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Without Agenda

A  L  O  H  A !
"A lot of problems 
in the world would 
be solved if we talked 
to each other instead 
of about each other."
            Nicky Gumbel

"Children have never 
been very good at 
listening to their elders, 
but they have never 
failed to imitate them."
               James Baldwin

Rain Meeting
"People grow when 
they are loved well. 
If you want to 
help others heal, 
love them 
without an agenda."
            Mike McHargue

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Thank YOU
                  Fondly, cloudia


Elephant's Child said...

Love your birds.
And yes, talking to not at and not about is a great start.

Devilish Angel said...

Wise words...

Marleen said...

Great photos and I totally agree with the first quote!

Anita said...

Good quotes and very very nice pix!

eileeninmd said...

Good morning, Cloudia! Wonderful variety of birds and photos. Love the quotes too!
Enjoy your day and the week ahead!

Cloudia said...

Thanks my dear Friends!! <3

eViL pOp TaRt said...

Nice advice about rearing children....and beautiful birds. Even red-winged blackbirds make their appearance.

Bob Bushell said...

Beautiful showing of birds, I love them all.

Giga said...

Beautiful birds and great quotes in their photographs. I wish you a happy and peaceful 2017 years!

Cloudia said...

I love you friends! Thanks for making my life happier!

Lea said...

Lovely bird photos!
Herons are my favorite birds!
Best Wishes for the New Year!

Mike said...

We have red wing blackbirds in Missouri but not in the St. Louis area. They need large open areas like corn fields or bean fields.

Charles Gramlich said...

Love without an agenda. Definitely. It doesn't happen as often as we might like though.

Sandi said...

"People grow when
they are loved well.
If you want to
help others heal,
love them
without an agenda."
Mike McHargue

OH! This is so true!

William Kendall said...

Wise words, and such pretty birds!

RedPat said...

Thank you, Cloudia!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful pictures and thoughts

Teresa said...

Love without agenda... The top quote of the week! Great post, Cloudia.

21 Wits said...

Love the birds tremendously and all wise quotes!