Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them. – Henry Ford
There's a Great Deal of Comfort in a Cup of Tea
Just as it approaches that time of year when my brain begins to think about the holidays, Christmas shopping, and all the wonderful things that come from September – December… that’s when my car says, “You know what’d be cool right now? A big fat Mechanic Shop bill!”
It has such a sick idea of good times.
As soon as I got back home, I did the only thing I could do or needed to do. I poured myself a big tall glass of sweet tea and everything was right with the world again.
Tea is the comfort food of drinks, isn’t it? I love it for that.
The quote at the top is from a great book I recently reviewed on my tea blog. The book’s aptly titled Tea Wisdom and it’s absolutely a little beauty. Click the title to read more about this book and see more tea quotes.
As for me, I think my day calls for another pot of tea.
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you… If you don’t, life controls you. - Anthony Robbins
I always wondered why somebody doesn’t do something about that. Then I realized I was somebody. – Lily Tomlin
To keep the body in good health is a duty, for otherwise we shall not be able to trim the lamp of wisdom, and keep our mind strong and clear. Water surrounds the lotus flower, but does not wet its petals. – Buddha
I have memories – but only a fool stores his past in the future. – David Gerrold
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you. - Carl Sandburg
All the world cries, ‘Where is the man who will save us?’ Don’t look so far for this man, you have him at hand. This man–it is you, it is I, it is each one of us! How to constitute oneself a man? Nothing harder if one knows not how to will it; nothing easier if one wills it. -Alexandre Dumas.
Advice is like snow, the softer it falls – the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge