Quotes From Poems Of Helen Steiner Rice

"Love is unselfish, understanding, and kind, for it sees with its heart and not with its mind"
(from The Magic of Love)

"Nothing on earth can make life more worthwhile than the sunshine and warmth of a beautiful smile"
(from There's Sunshine In A Smile)

"For nature's greatest forces are found in quiet things like softly falling snowflakes drifting down on angels' wings, or petals dropping soundlessly from a  lovely full-blown rose, so God comes closest to us when ours souls are in repose"
(from The Peace of Meditation)

"My garden beautifies my yard and adds fragrance to the air...but it also my cathedral and my quiet place of prayer...so little do we realize that the glory and the power of He who made the universe lies hidden in a flower"
(from My Garden of Prayer)

"I see the dew glisten in crystal-like splendor while God, with a touch that is gentle and tender, wraps up the night and softly tucks it away and hangs out the sun to herald a new day"
(from If You Meet God In The Morning, He'll Go With You Through The Day)

"For you can't do a kindness without a reward, not in silver nor in gold but in joy from the Lord"
(from Flowers Leave Their Fragrance on the Hand Thats Bestows Them)

"Happiness is just a state of mind within the reach of everyone who takes time to be kind - for in making others happy we will be happy too, for the happiness you give away returns to shine on you"
(from Help Yourself To Happiness)

"For the joy of enjoying and the fullness of living are found in the heart that is filled with thanksgiving"
(from A Thankful Heart)

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