New Years Eve

Monday, December 31, 2007


My dear friend Angela gave me this sweet little book for Christmas... As it is New Years Eve here I wanted to share a few of the wonderful quotes from it.... Here are some of my favourites

We find a delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude - Denis Waitley


The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves - Victor Hugo

I hope you all have a wonderful New Years Eve and that 2008 brings you heaps of love and laughter.....

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16 comments

  1. What a sweet looking book that Angela gave to you.
    Thanks for sharing the quotes with us.
    Enjoy the New Year celebrations with your family.
    Alison

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  2. Dear Cathy!
    Thanks for charing your book with us. I liked the quote from Victor Hugo best I think. I hope you have a lovely New Years Eve and that your 2008 will be filled with love, laughter and joy!

    Lots of Love to you my friend
    Jeanette

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  3. Hello Cathy
    What lovely quotes to finish off the year with. Have a wonderful New Year's Eve with your family and look forward to your friendship and supporting whatever you decide to do in the future.
    Love, Wendy Wainwright XX

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  4. Wish you a very Happy New Year!
    Hugs from Marie

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  5. The cover of your book is so sweet & filled with quotes - how wonderful! Ralph Waldo Emerson is one of my favourites!
    Wishing you a Very Happy New Year!

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  6. Happy New Year my dear friend, I know this will be a wonderful one.
    xo,Christe'

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  7. Hello and Happy New Year 2008.
    The best wishes for you for this New Year from Beautiful Albania:

    http://beautifulalbania.blogspot.com/

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  8. Hi!
    Wish you all the best for the new year!
    Hugs from Beth

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  9. Cathy: very good quotes. I have several books that have quotes and poems, but I haven't read them in a while. You've reminded me I need to look through them again. Blessings through the New Year, Theresa

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  10. Thank you for these lovely quotes. I loved the one from Emerson. I became a mom later in life (age 36) and am constantly amazed at the joy that my children give me. Sometimes I know that feeling, of my heart being much to large and full to be contained in my body. It is a physical sensation of happiness. Now I know that someone else has also felt this feeling and put such beautiful words down to describe it. Thanks!

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  11. Hi Cathy!

    I hope that you have enjoyed your Christmas celebrating with your family and friends. Here it is quiet at the moment, very quiet..everyone has left the house and it feels empty. I felt overwhelmed to have so many people in our house for 3 weeks, but still it felt very right and good. Maybe because I grewed up with 7 siblings..I miss them all allready.

    What a thoughtul person Angela is, heartwarming gift!
    Love the quotes..I collect them myself, I mean, pretty little books with words of wisdoms and quotes..I keep them in a little basket in my bedside table. Maybe I should show them on my blog.

    It always feels so peaceful here, inside your little world :)
    Wonderful...

    What are you working on at the moment?
    I wish you good creative days Cathy!
    Kiss and hug from Aina x

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  12. Wish you a very Happy 2008!
    xx
    Jenny

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  13. Hello!
    I just found your blog. Just have to say that it is gorgeous.(Did I spell it right?) And your studio looks beautiful too...
    Love/ Susanne from sweden

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  14. What wonderful quotes...the perfect way to start a fresh new year!

    Xo lidy

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  15. I just popped by to Wish you a great weekend. I hope you will have a nice and creative one!

    Take care,
    Aina

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  16. Love the beautiful quotes. What a great way to start the year!

    Blessings,

    Christi
    Charm & Grace Blog

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