"Laughter around a family dining table is like sunshine in a home."
"Joy, like the dandelion, crops up when least expected and often where not sought."
"Find contentment by enjoying the present season rather than frolicking in dreams of the next."
"Life, like a river on its way to the sea, is fed and joined by small streams of love and kindness so that it grows fuller and stronger on the way."
"Steadfast friendship gently embraces like forever-green ivy climbing a porch."