Thursday, June 17, 2010

-:¦:- Finding the Essence -:¦:-



"It is not that love is blind.

It is that love sees with a painter's eye,

finding the essence that renders all else background."

-:¦:-

A quote from a wonderful writer,
Robert Brault


 -:¦:- Finding the essence -:¦:-

and loving what you find

what a treasure
♥ 

14 comments:

Julie Harward said...

Having that "seeing eye"...and the power of discernment...gifts from God. Thanks for the beautiful thought. Come say hi :D

Rosie said...

oh Maria what an EXQUISITE thought...
you know, I truly believe, That this is one of the most important ingredients in a strong marriage.
yup, I say "you go girl" with the pretty vintage chandelier...if you put up, it will start the ball rolling...have a great Thursday...go forth and smile...Rosie

Rosie said...

Ohhhh...now I understand why you ask if "Rocketgirl" is related...She and Mrs Cupcake {Becky} came over for a spot of tea, so have seen this old room before. They are a little bit of "sunshine" in my very busy world. ...quite Crazy...good

It's me said...

So true...........so beautiful words today Maria...............enjoy your day......hugs from me...............Ria........

koralee said...

Love this thought today my friend. I am just looking at the wedding photos flash by on your sidebar..Love love seeing all these wonderful shots of a perfect day. What a great idea.
How many more days of school do you have?
Hugs.

Linda said...

I am going to remember this one Maria. It is such a beautiful truth.

Diana said...

Yes it is a treasure! Very nice thought maria. Love Di ♥

~*~ saskia ~*~ said...

Sweet Maria, what a sweet thought not to forget your sweet sweet picture, it's stunning!
Finding the essence, the rest is background. We should safe our energy for the positive things in daily life, I'm so with you on this.
Hope you are enjoying the last few weeks {or days} before Summer break. We will celebrate Sint Jan next week. All the children will be wearing flowers in their hair {have you got the picture in mind?} :o)
Sending a big kiss across the blue blue ocean for a lovely afternoon and evening, my friend. xx and some more xx

Cathy said...

What a beautiful photo!

Vicki said...

Hello, Maria,
I love this thought for today. Robert Brault is wonderful. I so enjoyed seeing the pictures of your daughter's beautiful wedding day. Enjoy your weekend, dear friend. Are you still in school or now enjoying a summer break? Love to you~ Vicki

Rosie said...

Hi there sweet one,
hoping you have a wonderful weekend...Have you made any plans? Give me the scoop...I'm off to get a little white vinyl for a charming little settee...give her a little edge...will keep you updated...smiling BIG...Rosie

Teresa said...

Maria!
Maria!
COuld you be any sweeter?
I don't think so.
I just know your soul has little PINK hearts all over it!
You are so dear and inspire me every time I pop over here!
Sometimes I just need a GOOD dose of Maria!
xoooxoxoxoxoxoooooooooooooooooooooooxo

Barb said...

A very true observation. The Spirit is what is important. I am enjoying Rachael's wedding slides.

Regina said...

Lovely post and words Maria.
Such sparkling beauty.
xo