Archive for the tag 'Peace'

Ultimately we have just one moral duty: to reclaim large areas of peace in ourselves, more and more peace, and to reflect it toward others.
And the more peace there is in us, the more peace there is in the world.
Etty Hillesum

12 Comments CherryPie on Nov 4th 2018

Inspired by the wartime story of Sadako Sasaki, Attingham park decorated their Picture Gallery tree this year with origami cranes to symbolise peace and hope.

In Japanese folklore, cranes have a special significance and are said to live for 1,000 years. A legend promises that anybody who fold 1,000 paper cranes will be granted a wish.
Sadako [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Dec 22nd 2017

Peace is the fairest form of happiness.
William Ellery Channing

4 Comments CherryPie on Apr 17th 2017

When the Venetians came to Piran at the end of the 13th Century, they built the Town Hall building near the harbour and outside the town walls present at that time. It was constructed in the Roman-Gothic style; its façade was full of immured coats of arms and inscriptions. It was demolished in the year [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Oct 19th 2015

Lord, make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love.
Saint Francis of Assisi

25 Comments CherryPie on May 31st 2015

My Contribution for Blog Blast for peace 2013:

Let love flow so that it cleanses the world. Then man can live in peace, instead of the state of turmoil he has created through his past ways of life, with all those material interests and earthly ambitions.
Sai Baba

10 Comments CherryPie on Nov 4th 2013

This weeks photo prompt was:

Do you have a secret wish?
Do you wish for yourself or do you make wishes for your loved ones?
It might be hard to capture that wish with your camera,
so maybe you can share its essence with a photograph
and write a bit about wishes in general.

I wrote a post just before Christmas [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Feb 1st 2013

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