Tuesday, December 12, 2006

GOAL

I searched the world
for happiness
but sorrows met me
everywhere . . .

They drove me back
to my own heart
and happiness was
waiting there!

55 comments:

  1. Happiness in the heart ... now express your joy to all.
    Hugs for you on this freeeeeeeeeeezing day. Brrrrrrrrrrh.
    Need my winter woolies on today.

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  2. Its the same like saying if u want to be happy...nothing not even the weirdest of sorrows can make u sad...great one ..isnt it...but its easy to say...
    i cannot follow it in my own life...well hope everything is going great at ur end..
    take care

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  3. wonderful, margie!
    and how true...

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  4. Oh!how true Margie.we all keep loking for happiness and its right there within us.

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  5. A truth, stated simply. Well done. I wish more people would realize where happiness resides. ...Z

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  6. A truth, stated simply. Well done. I wish more people would realize where happiness resides. ...Z

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  7. A truth, stated simply. Well done. I wish more people would realize where happiness resides. ...Z

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  8. Margie ... sweet wise words

    Have you read The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo... your verse just brought that book back to mind.

    lotsa luv ann xxxx

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  9. oyeah Margie I know the feeling...no one else can make u happy...it's yourself that u must rely on. Nice one.

    U ok? ur kind of quiet these days...

    TC n hugggggggz!
    Keshi.

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  10. Im sorry to hear abt ur sis Margie...I'll be bak soon...Im extremely busy today but I came to say that Im thnking of u and ur sis now. HUGGGGGGGGGZ!

    Keshi.

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  11. good one - I guess we all feel that way some times.

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  12. if your sis is half as beautiful as u

    tell her to get well soon

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  13. WOW - WOW - WOW
    How wonderful, so true, it "is" always within us...

    I love the way you express profound truths so simply - no complications...

    Hope you are keeping well
    Love nad joy to you and yours

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  14. Hi Blueberry
    Thank you!
    Your post today was good!
    We have to be true to ourselves!
    Take care!

    Margie

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  15. Hello SB
    Thanks for the kind words!
    I did enjoy your haiku today...was very good!

    Margie

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  17. Hi Trinitystar
    Thanks for your visit and nice comment!
    Is it still freezing there?
    Hugs back to you!

    Margie

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  18. Hello Saira
    I enjoyed your comment!
    I do understand how it's not always that easy...I hope you find much happiness in your life!
    Take care!

    Margie

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  19. Hi Kai
    Thank you!
    Luv you too!

    Margie

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  20. Great poem Margie! It reminds me of the "Wizard of Oz" when Dorothy realizes she always had the power to get back home.

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  21. Hello Krystyna
    Thank you...you are welcome!
    I like your post about vitamin c...
    good info.

    Margie

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  22. Hi Aurora
    Thank you!
    It is wonderful to have you back, and I loved chatting with you Matt and Kai today!

    Margie

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  23. Hello Polona
    As always...thank you!
    I am wondering...about that stranger on the bus!

    Margie

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  24. Hi Starry
    Thanks for your visit...and comment!
    Hope you are getting better each day!
    Take care!

    Margie

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  25. Hello Zareba
    Thanks for the nice comment!
    Do you still have lots of snow there?

    Margie

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  26. Hi Ann
    Thank you for your sweet comment!
    Yes, I have read that book!
    Take care!

    Margie

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  27. Hi Keshi
    Thank you!
    And, nice of you to come with your nice words after I left my comment!
    I have my sister on my mind a lot...
    the one with cancer...keep her in your prayers....please!
    Hugggggz!

    Margie

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  28. Hi Andrew
    Thank you!
    I really liked your poem today!

    Margie

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  29. Hello Saby
    Thank you!
    My sister is so wonderful and very lovely!
    I do keep telling her to get better!
    I am hoping it will happen!
    Take care!

    Margie

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  30. Hi Ash
    Thank you!
    I appreciate your kind words!
    Take care!

    Margie

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  31. Hi Kai
    Who were u flirting with?
    I missed it!
    Slept most of the evening!

    Margie

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  32. Hello Angeldust
    WOW!
    I loved all those Wows!
    Such a nice comment thank you!
    Loved the visit!
    Will be by soon!

    Joy and love to you and yours!

    Margie

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  33. Hi Barbara
    Thanks for the visit!
    Happiness...it's wonderful to be happy!

    Margie

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  35. Hi Anali
    Thanks so much!
    Glad you liked my poem!
    How neat that it remiinded you of
    Dorothy...in The Wizard Of Oz...
    and her having the power to get back home!

    Margie

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  36. That is so true margie. You pour out like waterstream..

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  37. I will Marg HUGGGGGGGGGZ!

    Keshi.

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  38. I appreciate your prayers Keshi!
    Thank you so much!

    Hugggggz!

    Margie

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  39. Truth be true! We'll never find happiness if we're not happy with ourselves!

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  40. That was again a motivating thought..
    finding out the true self would make us truly content and happy
    though I think its a difficult task!

    Take care!!!!

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  41. Hi kathi
    So very, very true!
    Thanks for the visit!

    Margie

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  42. Hi preetha
    Thank you!
    When we find our true self and are content with you we are...I think happiness will follow!

    Margie

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  43. sometimes the greatest joys can be found inside of us...happy sunday margie!

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Each day comes
bearing its own gifts ...
Untie the ribbons.

-Ruth Ann Schabacker