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"The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul." - Wyland

"The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul."
- Wyland

"And I have loved thee, ocean! And my joy
Of youthful sports was on thy breast to be
Borne, like thy bubbles, onward: from a boy
I wanton'd with thy breakers-they to me
Were a delight; and if the freshening sea
Made them a terror-'twas a pleasing fear,
For I was as it were a child of thee,
And trusted to thy billows far and near,
And laid my hand upon thy mane - as I do here."
- Lord Byron

"We are all in the same boat in a stormy sea, and we owe each other a terrible loyalty."
G. K. Chesterton

World Oceans Day, June 8th: little things we can do everyday to save our oceans, the life support system of Planet Earth


Skip the plastic, save a fish. Texas-sized ocean garbage vortex found in Pacific, plastic sea trash doesn't biodegrade


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June 8th is World Oceans Day

Oceans are the largest ecosystems on Earth, they are the Earth’s largest life support systems. To survive and prosper, we all need healthy oceans. Oceans generate half of the oxygen people breathe. At any given moment, more than 97% of the world’s water resides in oceans. Oceans provide a sixth of the animal protein people eat. They’re the most promising source of new medicines to combat cancer, pain and bacterial diseases. Living oceans absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and reduce the impact of climate change.  read more »

"Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be."

"The real magic wand is the child's own mind."

"Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be."

"Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are."

— Jose Ortega y Gasset

"When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain." - Mark Twain

"Some people die at 25 and aren't buried until 75."
- Benjamin Franklin

"When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain."
- Mark Twain

"What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Latin phrases: "mindful of what has been done, aware of what will be", "peace visits not the guilty mind", ...

"memores acti prudentes futuri": mindful of what has been done, aware of what will be
- from the North Hertfordshire District Council coat of arms

"nemo malus felix": peace visits not the guilty mind

"Nemo igitur vir magnus sine aliquo adflatu divino umquam fuit.": No great man ever existed who did not enjoy some portion of divine inspiration.
- from Cicero's De Natura Deorum, Book 2, chapter LXVI, 167

Bond between people and horses: true story of 100 horsemen training 100 wild mustangs in 100 days... Happy Lunar New Year!

Happy Lunar New Year of the Horse


Everybody loves the movie "Wild Horse, Wild Ride" (rated 93% at RottenTomatoes.com) which tells the true story "of the Extreme Mustang Makeover Challenge, an annual contest that dares 100 people to each tame a totally wild mustang in order to get it adopted into a better life beyond federal corrals. Stunning and poignant, Alex Dawson and Greg Gricus' debut feature documentary chronicles a handful of unforgettable characters from their first uneasy meeting with their horses and over three months as they attempt to transform from scared strangers to the closest of friends..."

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