Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

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Kathy from Port Oxford oregon JANUARY 29, 2018
How hard to do, but important!

Anonymous JANUARY 29, 2018
Worth a try.....

Roslyn from Trinidad and Tobago  JANUARY 29, 2018
Patience is truly a virtue we should use in our daily lives . I concur to this quote. When you observe the things in nature such as the first seed you plant and the emergence of the seedling, it requires nurturing on a daily basis, that to me needs patience.


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