Waking up this morning, I smile. 24 brand new hours are before me. – Thich Nhat Hanh
The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. – Rumi
God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest. – P. D. James
What will our children do in the morning if they don’t see us fly? – Rumi
I realized that if I had to choose, I would rather have birds than airplanes. – Charles Lindbergh
Quiet is peace. Tranquility. Quiet is turning down the volume knob on life. Silence is pushing the off button. Shutting it down. All of it. – Khaled Hosseini
May your journey through life be vibrant and full of colorful rainbows. -Harley King
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” – Rabindranath Tagore
For most people, we often marvel at the beauty of a sunrise or the magnificence of a full moon, but it is impossible to fathom the magnitude of the universe that surrounds us. – Richard H. Baker
The pure bliss nature will plant in your soul is worth a day spent by the sea. – Tiny
73 thoughts on “A Day by the Sea”
OMG! What an inspiring post! Love it! ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
Happy you found it inspiring, Genie ❤
Fantastic quotes – any chance you’re testing some out for your up-coming calendar, lol?!😄
What a great idea 🙂 Thanks Joanne!
Thank you SAN_jeet!
Absolutely gorgeous post ~ images and words. Thanks!
Great you enjoyed it, Nancy! Have a good weekend, hopefully it’s not going to rain too much…
Beautiful and inspiring thoughts Tiny!
Thank you Ashley! Have a wonderful weekend.
Majestic images and superb quotes, nicely done.
Thank much, Maverick!
I love all these images! The pelican is my favorite. Stunning!
I may be a little biased, Helen; though, I think I’m safe in saying yours, amongst all others, was definitely ‘pure’…. 😉
Thanks Carolyn! Your kind words are much appreciated. XXOO
Stunning photos beautifully paired with inspirational words. I love the seagull header photo Helen!
Thanks Brad! I have tried to replicate that photo, but it’s not every day a seagull flies straight towards you at eye height 😀
It’s wonderful. 🙂
Header photo got me too…positivism, love it.
Thanks a lot!
Loved that opening scene.
Nice to hear that, Susan. Have a great weekend.
What a wonderful way to start my day, Helen. Absolutely smashing images and very inspiring quotes. Love them all. ❤
Wishing you a wonderful weekend,
Dina & co
Takk skal du ha, Dina! Glad you enjoyed the post. I wish The Fab Four a beautiful midsummer weekend ❤
A lovely gallery and collection of quotes, Helen, for which many thanks. H ❤
Happy you liked it, dear Hariod ❤
Stunning collection – love them all. 🙂
Thank you kindly, Yousuf 🙂
You’re very welcome! 🙂
What a wonderful collection of photos and quotes! They fill my heart with peace. Thank you for sharing your love of nature!
I am happy to hear that, Stephanie! At times I ‘dive’ into my archives and some photos talk to me. Almost all my photos are from nature because I find so much inspiration there.
What a great selection of photos and quotes! Great job Helen 😎
Thanks much, Val! Happy you liked them 🙂
Most enjoyable. And the banner photo is stunning!
Happy you enjoyed them, Kathy!
Awe-inspiring photographs and wonderful quotes to pair with them!!! You have brightened up my morning!
Happy to hear that, Barbara! Have a beautiful weekend.
Love this post!! That main photo is incredible! WOW
Thanks Laura! That main photo is my favorite too. Lots of luck involved, I have tried to replicate it many times, but have yet to succeed 🙂
You’re welcome! Sometimes those good ones are meant I stand alone.
Thank you, Laurie! Have a beautiful weekend.
Beautiful quotes Helen. Your posts always makes my day. I hope you have a happy, relaxing, loving weekend! Cheers, Koko:)
Happy you enjoyed the quotes, Koko. Our weekend is expected to be a bit rainy, which would be a welcome change 🙂 I hope your weekend will be wonderful, just the way you like it. Hugs!
A grind of mine has been showing me photos of the storm. It really is beautiful. Stay safe! 🙂
Thank you my friend 🙂
Beautiful photos, and I like that last quote the best.
Smiling. Thank you Hien.
Thank you Leyla ❤
A stunningly beautiful post, Helen. Your photos are wonderful, and I love the choice of quotes too. Your birds in flight are magnificent. 🙂
Thanks Sylvia! I didn’t have the time to go out and take new photos, so I dug into my archives 🙂 Happy you liked it!
I love how you combined the quotes with the photos. They work together perfectly. I found the first one particularly inspiring for me today, “Waking up this morning, I smile. 24 brand new hours are before me.”
Happy you found some inspiration in this post, Sheryl!
Simply stunning ❤ ❤
Thank you dear friend ❤
Thank you so much!
Gorgeous photos… especially like the pelican shot. Lovely quotes too.
Ah! Such beautiful music and imagery for my soul! Blessings dear Tiny ❤
Beautiful quotes and captures to match, a lovely post, Helen!
Wonderful words of wisdom and beautiful pictures to compliment. Thanks Helen 💚
Beautiful, beautiful pictures and quotes sweet Tiny. Hugs
Uplifting quotes and stunning photographs! What a creative post. Thank you for filling my soul. ❤
I am so happy to hear these kind words, Noora ❤
Happy to be here to enjoy your posts, Tiny!
Beautiful images and inspirational quotes! Thank you for sharing, Helen. I would so enjoy a visit to the salt marsh with you.
Thank you! You are always welcome to the salt marsh! A couple of blogging friends have actually visited here and we had a great walk at the salt marsh and a nice lunch 🙂
Haven’t been to FL since my sister passed away, but if I get back to your area, I’ll look you up. Thanks for the invitation.