Donald Peattie

Donald Peattie

The last fling of winter is over ... The earth, the soil itself, has a dreaming quality about it. It is warm now to the touch; it has come alive; it hides secrets that in a moment, in a little while, it will tell.More Donald Peattie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No matter how widely you have travelled, you haven't seen the world if you have failed to look into the human hearts that inhabit it.More Donald Peattie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have often started off on a walk in the state called mad-mad in the sense of sore-headed, or mad with tedium or confusion; I have set forth dull, null and even thoroughly discouraged. But I never came back in such a frame of mind, and I never met a human being whose humor was not the better for a walk.More Donald Peattie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Beauty is excrescence, superabundance, random ebulience, and sheer delightful waste to be enjoyed in its own right.More Donald Peattie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Time is not money; time is an opportunity to live before you die. So a man who walks, and lives and sees and thinks as he walks, has lengthened his life.More Donald Peattie quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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