Friday, January 28

friday’s quote

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“We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” -   Abraham Lincoln

I hope your weekend is on the rosy side! 




  1. Ooh, I like this one! Thank you for the compliment! I yam what I yam, lol!

    Hey do you think the botanical gardens in DC would miss that Eiffel Tower? I think that would look great in my house!

    Hope your weekend is a great one!


  2. You have such a clever way of looking at life Stephhanie....a rose is a rose is a rose :)

    Best wishes for a great weekend my friend!

    Jeanne xx

  3. i will always think of this quote when i see a rose. thanks. have a great weekend. are you out from under the snow?

  4. Beautiful, Stephanie! Love the quote, and the color of that rose is just stunning.

    Enjoy your weekend! xo

  5. Life is full of thorns, but there is always beauty to be found. Just need to look for it more. Love roses and this one is a beauty.

  6. OK...we can complain because we have so much snow and more on the way, or just stay in and bake?? :)
    Have a good weekend! We hope to be in Mineola somewhere for gsons bday party this weekend, depending on the weather!

  7. WOW. Half empty, half full type of a thought here....lovely Stephanie! AND THANK YOU for always coming to visit me! I so try to visit everyone that comes and even try to follow others, but it is so hard!!! You are extremely wonderful and faithful to visit with me. Bless you and what a beautiful photo!! Anita

  8. What a beautiful picture and quote! I have been out of the loop for the last couple of weeks but it's good to be visiting again. Your posts are always so beautiful and so inspiring.
    I thought of you with all the much did you get?