Someone told me recently that the word January originated from the word Janus – the Roman god of beginnings and endings. An appropriate description for the first month of a New Year.
Happy new year to you. May 2019 be a positive year of growth for you in every sense of the word. Our family was lucky to get away for a few days to Holland over the Christmas and we were due to travel back to Ireland on New Year’s Eve evening. But all did not go as planned…
“Rabbits jump and live for 8 years.
Dogs run and they live for 15 years….
“Better people make better All-Blacks.”
“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.”
– Edmund Hillary
“Is it just me or did Mum seem just a little
too happy about the first day of school?”
“Not adding value is the same as taking it away.”
“You see things and you say ‘Why?’.
But I dream things that never were and I say ‘Why not?’
“Comfort, the enemy of progress”
“Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns;
I am thankful that thorns have roses.”