|Please don't use the 'Send page' feature of your computer to send
this entire page in an e-mail message or a document format or post
portions of the page to social media sites. This separates the page
from its source. If you'd like to share it, please just send the link.
The link to this page is:
|The photos on this page are all from Hungary. Many of them were taken in Budapest -
known as the "Pearl of the Danube" and famous for its magnificent architecture. I've
identified the specific locations where they are known to me. -- Nancy
|Buda Castle, historical castle and palace complex
of Hungarian kings, Budapest
|Above and below, Matthias Church, Budapest
|You're so hard on yourself.
Take a moment.
Marvel at your life:
at the grief that softened you,
at the heartache that made you wise,
at the suffering that strengthened you.
Despite everything you still grow.
Be proud of this.
-- Author Unknown
|Royal Palace of Gödöllő, Pest County
As the world fights to figure everything out, I'll be:
Holding doors for strangers,
Letting people cut in front of me in traffic,
Saying good morning,
Keeping babies entertained in grocery lines,
Stopping to talk to someone who is lonely,
Being patient with sales clerks,
Smiling at a passerby,
Understanding more and judging less.
Don't stand by and live in a world where love is invisible!
Be kind to a stranger.
Give grace to a friend who is having a bad day.
Be forgiving of yourself - today and every day.
-- Author Unknown
|Dohány Street Synagogue, the largest synagogue in Europe
|Tapolca, Veszprém County
|Heroes' Square, Budapest
|Széchenyi Chain Bridge, Budapest
|Hungarian Parliament Building, Budapest
|You are braver than you believe,
stronger than you seem and
smarter than you think.
-- A. A. Milne, "Winnie the Pooh"
|Fisherman's Bastion, Budapest
|St. Stephen's Basilica, Budapest
|Matthias Church, Budapest
|It's not our job to toughen our children up to face a cruel and
heartless world. It's our job to raise children who will make
the world a little less cruel and heartless.
-- L. R. Knost
|Courage doesn’t always roar, sometimes it’s
the quiet voice at the end of the day
whispering, "I will try again tomorrow."
-- Mary Anne Radmacher