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Saturday, July 30, 2011

Floating Along



"Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time."


~ Sir John Lubbock 1834-1913

14 comments:

Mama-Bug said...

What a dreamy, blue sky.

Betsy said...

The last blog I was on said that we needed to slow down. Now yours says to rest. Yes, I think I am being told to lay down and watch some clouds! I must may do that tomorrow! :)

Kay said...

Love the colors in this.
Kay

Deb said...

No, it is very necessary for the soul.

Sharon said...

Very much worth your while, to simply watch the clouds go by.

Jane and Lance Hattatt said...

Hello:
A very attractive and lovely thought together with a wonderful image of the sky in summer.

Sadly it works less well in an overcrowded, urban environment where green, open spaces are, through an absence of thoughtful, imaginative planning on the part of city councils, in rather short supply.

Rebecca said...

I fear we've been "guilted" out of resting and watching the clouds float. What a great reminder & beautiful sky here!

Sandra said...

i spent 20 minutes yesterday just contemplating the sky, it looked just like this, bright bright blue white white and soooo gorgeous. looking up makes me feel better, our clouds were scudding really fast and the green trees after the rain were neon green against the sky

BERMAXO said...

Estupendo blog me gusta mucho fotos curiosas saludos desde canarias

BeautifulDees said...

It's been about a year or so since I dropped by....glad I did, alway's so refreshing to my soul.
Thank you for sharing your warmth.
LOve,Debbie:)

Babs said...

Your sky photo reminds me of when I was a child and looking for familiar animal shapes in the clouds. I still do that. :) Thanks for the memory.
Babs

Victoria said...

Gorgeous clouds! We must be on the same 'wave length', so to speak. I just did a post about clouds on my blog. And, I love the quote you used. It sums it up just perfectly.

Victoria in California

Michelle said...

So very true! Have a great weekend :)

Anita said...

Peace that is what you give me..peace in mind.

you and oliver has been such a great comfort to me in this late time..

sometimes it is just good to not think just relax looking at the skies..thanx for let me rember to LIVE!!))

And thanx for nice comment on my blog..I was crying..thinking in my dark sorrow I find my friends.


well i slept good tonight..the first night in weeks sleept good.relaxing and a new day is here.a beautiful day!!

i will be around looking at your blog..I just need to fill me upLike a good glass of cold morning milk..i sayy Ahhhhhh..this is good for me!))

thanx and may you have a beautiful sunday:))