Monday's special

Posted by Claudia Moser on 7:27 AM in ,

Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretence of it saps the very foundation of character.
James Russell Lowell 

Pretence about anything sometimes deceives the wisest and shrewdest man, but, however cunningly it is hidden, a child of the meanest capacity feels it and is respelled by it.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Malice can always find a mark to shoot at, and a pretence to fire.
Charles Simmons

Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretence of it saps the very foundation of character.
James Russell Lowell



Excellent quotes!

Hi Claudia. As you can see, I've managed to sneak over to see you today! I always enjoy your quotes on a Monday. Always a good start to the week my friend. Thank you so much for still popping across to leave a comment on my posts, even though I can't get over to see you very much at the moment :( I'm glad you liked the spring flowers in my header photo. I think we're all looking forward to spring now. Hope all is well with you.

@Belle - thank you!
@Diane - do not worry, I am happy you keep on posting, and yes all is well on my side!

I am a new GFC follower. I found you on a grow your blog hop. I would love for you to stop by my site and follow me as well. Also check out our giveaway for a $170 Technogel Pillow if you are interested. Thanks

@Monica - I am following as well, thank you for being here!

Very wise words, as always Claudia. Thank you.

@Sarha - happy to!

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