Based in Paris | Pleasantries after the 2017 Election from Sunny Paris

Based in Paris | Pleasantries from Sunny Paris

Now that the elections are ‘well’ over and the sun is shining with greater consistency, everyone in Paris is breathing more lightly.

Kindness and beauty prevail… a Sunday offer of music, “White Clouds Nuvole Bianche” by Ludovico Einaudi:

“Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.” ~ Blaise Pascal

Paris, after the elections, 2017; A private garden

“Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.” ~ Kahlil Gibran

View from the garden

Paris, after the elections, 2017; View from the Garden

“You cannot tailor-make the situations in life, but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit those situations.” ~ Zig Ziglar

White Clouds

Paris, after the elections, 2017; White Clouds

“Have patience with all things, but first of all with yourself.” ~Saint Francis de Sales

Notre Dame de Paris

Paris, after the elections, 2017; Notre Dame de Paris

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.” ~ Nelson Mandela

Familiar passage

Paris, after the elections, 2017; A familiar passage

“Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” ~ Mark Twain

Passage in another time

Paris, after the elections, 2017;Another passage in time

“You’re never too important to be nice to people.” ~ Jon Batiste

Dining on the Seine

Paris, after the elections, 2017

We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.~ Swami Vivekananda