'A sense of humour lends you poise, it gives you balance and it helps you to bend without breaking'

(HH Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda)

Menorise [men-oh-rIse]; the process of inculcation

"Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower..."
(Hans Christian Andersen)


  1. How did you nose that snakeshead fritillary are one of Mums favourite flowers????
    Aunty Yam you do amaze me wiv your empathetic abilities!
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

    1. Hari OM
      Oh that is very sweet of you to say, your Hugliness! It really is a sweet little flower, isn't it? &*> Yxx

  2. Beautiful phrase and flower. I grew up thinking I was Scandinavian like my Mom, only to find out with my unsealed birth certificate that I had NO Scandinavian blood in me, but rather Scot/English on one half and German on the other. Still I love those stories of his and this quote was a perfect one to pick.

  3. Well that was short and sweet.

  4. Mr. Andersen is totally right... and I bet he meant egg-sactly such a beautiful flower :o)

  5. Wonderful quote and a pretty flower! Have a happy weekend!


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