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INSPIRATION FOR TODAY:

"To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly."
 
~ Henri Bergson
"All things change; nothing perishes."
 
~ Ovid
 
HAVE YOU SPRUNG FORWARD?
 
The changing of the seasons presents several opportunities throughout the year to consider how life itself changes and how it remains the same. Hearing the first frog calls of spring feels at once reassuring, and also just a little unsettling.
 
It’s consoling to know that the spring will always follow the winter, that autumn will always follow summer, and so on. But of course, the pattern also points to the fact that another winter has got behind us, and while we enjoy the offerings of spring, that winter season is now gone forever, and there is one less winter in the seasons of our lives.
 
But the flowers and birds of spring also remind us of the futility of dwelling on seasons gone by. “Be here now,” they tell us, “because the party’s just starting!” The vestiges of the past year haven’t really disappeared, they’ve only morphed into something different and new (again). And the memories don’t vanish; they persist, unchanged, for as long as our minds can hold them.
 
It’s a basic law of physics that matter can neither be created nor destroyed, so “turn yourself in,” and allow yourself to be subject to the rules of nature. Everything that you can be, you already are. You just have to make the change, like the butterfly from the chrysalis. Then summer will be here before you know it!
 

Contact Information

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Brenda S. Blanton, Broker, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties
524 Hill Street
Athens GA 30606
706-714-4509 (mobile)
706-613-6040 (office)

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