Category Archives: FEBRUARY

THE GEM 28 FEB 2018 : Be patient and you shall have patient children. 

“Only where children gather is there any real chance of fun.”   Mignon McLaughlin,

Source: Be patient and you shall have patient children. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

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27 FEB 2018 : Do not read anything which fills your mind with gloomy images of want and suffering. ~ Wallace D. Wattles 

Rainy, gloomy, drab, sunless day.  There are times when hope seems entirely clouded over; when looking for the blessings in your circumstances feels like trying to catch a ray of sunshine fr…

Source: Do not read anything which fills your mind with gloomy images of want and suffering. ~ Wallace D. Wattles | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

23 FEB 2018 : Where a blood relation sobs, an intimate friend should choke up, a distant acquaintance should sigh, a stranger should merely fumble sympathetically with his handkerchief. Mark Twain 

There’s an unfamiliar grip on an unfamiliar handkerchief Attending to the tears on cheeks I wouldn’t notice With you no matter how vicious the grief Her expression was damp and crooked …

Source: Where a blood relation sobs, an intimate friend should choke up, a distant acquaintance should sigh, a stranger should merely fumble sympathetically with his handkerchief. Mark Twain | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

22 FEB 2018 : Better it is to live alone; there is no fellowship with a fool. Live alone and do no evil; be carefree like an elephant in the elephant forest. 

If for company you cannot find a wise and prudent friend who leads a good life, then, like a king who leaves behind a conquered kingdom, or like a lone elephant in the elephant forest, you should g…

Source: Better it is to live alone; there is no fellowship with a fool. Live alone and do no evil; be carefree like an elephant in the elephant forest. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY