Thursday, April 29, 2010

The splendor...

"The splendor of the rose...


...and the whiteness of the lily...

...do not rob the little violet of its scent,

...nor the daisy of its simple charm.
If every tiny flower wanted to be a rose,
Spring would lose its loveliness!"
~Therese of Lisieux

7 comments:

Rachel said...

Hi Cora!!
Very pretty pics and sayings too!
Hope i'll hear from you soon!!

God bless
lots of love
Rachel*

Miss Grace Elizabeth said...

How beautiful! I like all the flowers that you put in this lovely post.
I hope you are having a very blessed day dear Cora.
~Grace

Dawn Bornemann said...

Precious Cora,
How profound!!! You know how I feel about daisies. :)
Happy Sabbath dear,
Mom

Miss Hannah Marie said...

Lovely! Cute little drawings you posted with the words :)
~Hannah

Cora said...

And never forget the forget-me-not. So tiny and perfect and my most favoritest flower. :)

Rachel said...

Such a sweet poem! :D I love it, and the addition of your pictures was so darling! :) I LOVE flowers! ;)

Love and Hugs my dear friend! :)
~Rachel P.~

Mary said...

Cora,

Love the quote! St. Therese of Lisieux is one of my favorite saints! Her saying are so deep, one can tell she was in tune with God!