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:

Anything Fits A Naked Man said...

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

Janie said...

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

EG Wow said...

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

Tiggeriffic said...

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

sweetmemoirs said...

wow! loooove it!!!

Betsy from Tennessee said...

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

Cloudia said...

I think I can...






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Linda Reeder said...

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!

Jidhu Jose said...

Its a nice shot

2sweetnsaxy said...

Great shot and I love the quote!

Arija said...

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.

Cezar and Léia said...

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

Leora said...

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

KaHolly said...

Perfect!!! ~kaholly

jabblog said...

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

Rambling Woods said...

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

Carver said...

I love the shot and a great quote.

Margaret Cloud said...

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