Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Nature Notes


"By perseverance the snail reached the ark."

Charles H. Spurgeon
(English preacher of the 19th century, 1834-1892)



Michelle is the host of Nature Notes. Thank you Michelle for this great meme.

18 comments:

  1. Boy, did I need to hear that quote just now! And such a beautiful picture! Thanks, Michelle!!

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  2. That would definitely take a lot of perseverance. Great photo to go with the quote.

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  3. That's a great quote, Denise, and perfect with that photo!

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  4. Somedays I need to slow down.. like the snail.. I think there is a saying about roses.. stop and smell the roses.. why do I do this to myself.. trying to remember a saying.. See I need to slow down so I can think... lol

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  5. Great quote and photo, Denise.... We all need to remember this... Perseverance is important for all of us in this busy life....

    Thanks!!!
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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  6. I think I can...






    Aloha from Waikiki :)

    Comfort Spiral

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  7. Perseverance is a great character trait. I have never hear this quote before, and it's funny, but I never thought of a snails on the ark!

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  8. Oh lucky snail as long as there was another who also made it.
    Love the Virginia creeper on the tree trunk in your new header.

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  9. Beautiful words and it mix perfectly with the picture.I love the angle in this shot!Fantastic capture!
    hugs
    Léia

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  10. Love your caption for the snail. And the dinosaur totally forgot what day it was.

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  11. Well spotted! The snails will all be hibernating very soon.

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  12. I love the simplicity of this yet it has such great impact...Michelle

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  13. I love the shot and a great quote.

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  14. I also like that quote. I think if we went slow like the snail we would enjoy more things in life.

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