Mardi Gras

Beads fly by
Kids grab for candy
Bands play Jazz
Spangled girls
Sweat and sugar sticks to me
Laughter fills the air
Catch the beads
The floats go by us
Look at that Wonderful
What a way to welcome
Lent…but first one last beignet

Tony Lane

 

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“The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour.”
Japanese Proverb

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“the roots of all our lives go very, very deep, and we can’t really
understand a person unless we have the chance of knowing who that
person has been, and what that person has done and liked and
suffered and believed.” mr. rogers

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You can’t deny laughter; when it comes,
it plops down in your favorite chair and stays
as long as it wants.

Stephen King, writer

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Rules for Happiness:
something to do,
someone to love,
something to hope for.

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

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Facing your fears robs them of their power.
Mark Burnett, TV producer

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If opportunity doesn’t knock
build a door! 
      Milton Berle, Actor

 

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To have more

you must genuinely

thank more.

Maddy Malhotra, Author

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Seek your own answers in life,
And not what others dictate to you.

Jemina Akhtar, Author

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The greatest danger for most of us lies not in setting our mark too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark

Michelangelo, Artist

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