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“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”- Dr Seuss.   You can travel in search of beauty, but if you don’t like…

377th heart

When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way. – Wayne Dyer. OMG so what I needed last night, thank you Stokies I love you. Great music and great dancers

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You can get sympathy, or you can get better but you can’t get both. – Mario Cartes.   My flower unraveled, the heart petals laid flat. Pretty, delicate and wet, they tear easily. It’s my birthday Happy Birthday to me xx

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A diamond is a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well. – unknown.   A moment of patience in a moment of anger can save many moments of regret.- unknown.

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People will treat you the way you let them. – unknown. God sees in you a masterpiece about to happen. – Max Lucado

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Persevere and get it done. – George Allen, Sr   Sticking to my intention of only allowing myself my paper heart chain this week I’ve done more cutting and found more shadows. Trying to see how much I can add and take away from my original white hearts 371. I’ve also told myself NO colour…

372nd heart

Life is a sequence of moments, and when those moments sequence right it’s magical. – unknown. Yesterday’s paper heart chain. Still white, no colour added but details cut, surfaces altered, more opportunities created for light and shadows. I’m thinking the original framework is still there but if you dig deeper what can you find ?…

371st heart

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. – Robert Louis Stevenson. Some background info on this heart here

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Stillness is the silent gaps between sound, when you are still you are who you were, when you are still you are who you are… – Eckhart Tollel

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Nothing ever happened in the past that can prevent you from being present now; and if the past cant prevent you from being present now, what power does it have? – Eckhart Tolle  

367th heart

This heart originally went up on February 14th 2013.  I’d finished my goal of 366 and it seemed the right time to share this special heart. Here is the explanation I wrote back then – I was asked back in November if I took commissions and would I consider doing a heart for  a mum…

366th heart

The freedom to do your best means nothing unless you are willing to do your best. – Colin Powell. I set myself the goal of painting a heart with a quote for a year, it was a Leap year so I called my blog 366 Hearts. When I reached 366 hearts I had a little…

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Reach one goal and you’ll only find another because the journey never ends. – Dan Millman

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“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.” – Christopher Robin to Pooh bear – A A Milne

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Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at it’s testing point. – C S Lewis

360th heart

He who loves with purity considers not the gift of the lover, but the love of the giver. – Thomas a Kempis

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Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless. – Mother Teresa Happy Birthday to my Dad hope you have a peaceful day especially as I have mum here helping with the Art Trail, lots of love xxx

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Again and again the impossible problem is solved, when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made. – Robert H Schuller

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There are some feelings that fill you up, that dig their roots into your skin and never let go, they swell and blow you over like wind and waves. – unknown.  

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She had blue skin, and so did he. He kept it hid, and so did she. They searched for blue, their whole life through. Then passed right by – and never knew. – Shel Silverstein

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you’ve had angels in your heart, did you hear them ringing in the end. – James Blunt