Thursday, October 25, 2012

Shadows

Peaceful grove of trees on a walk.
 
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow.  The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
~~Abraham Lincoln
 
 

14 comments:

  1. I like the quote too, Adele. Zoom lens? Beautiful trees and the hint of blue sky too. Perfect.

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    1. Thanks so much. Actually, no! It was my iPhone, and cropping. :) I took this before I got my new zoom.

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  2. I like the quote too!!! BTW...I'm taking another breather...but I'm pre posting lot's of golden oldies and a few new ones too...I'll check in periodically!!!

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    1. That Lincoln knew his stuff, huh? :) Enjoy your breather - Will miss seeing you!

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  3. Hope they stay safe in the Santa Ana winds coming tonight.

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    1. Well, so far, so good! Those winds scare me to death, since last year...

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  4. Very nice quote. You're about to rival the Chieftess in quote picks. (Don't tell her I said so.)

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    1. Thanks, Petrea! I'd have to go a long way to catch up to the Chieftess. :-)

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  5. Gosh, Sierra Madre is so lovely. And I agree it's an excellent quote!

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    1. Thanks, Susan. It really is a lovely place. And Abe is smart! :-)

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