Tuesday, April 03, 2007

The Best Things are Nearest

"The best things are nearest: breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of God just before you."

Robert Louis Stevenson


  1. This quote has always been a favorite on mine!

  2. What a beautiful blog. I can smell the lavendar from here!

  3. Hi there, I found your blog from southern hospitality. But I think I seen your comments on Susan P's blog too! :)
    You have a lovely blog!!
    I like Emilie Barnes too. Infact today I posted a chapter from one of her books!
    Thanks for letting me stop by for a nice visit :)
    God Bless,

  4. I'm so glad I found your blog. It surely is a home with gracious hospitality. I love the verse by Robert Louis Stevenson. So beautiful. Thanks for sharing!

  5. Anonymous9:18 PM

    It's been a little while since I've stopped by to say hello. I always love all the quotes and pictures you post. Take care!

  6. Very beautiful picture and the quote is perfect


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