Life’s been far too serious of late, so I’m lightening things up by celebrating the simple joys of playing. Playing the piano…
or the kamancha…
playing in the ocean in Ireland…
or in the lake in Guatemala…
playing dress up for Hallowe’en
… or for Wren Day…
or playing a little footie.
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When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing – just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park? – Ralph Marston
There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. – Nelson Mandela
I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me. – Isaac Newton