"People from a planet without flowers
would think we must be mad with joy the whole time
to have such things about us."
~Iris Murdoch, A Fairly Honourable Defeat

Monday, July 4, 2011

Happy 4th Of July

"Independence: An achievement, not a bequest"
Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915)

7 comments:

Jill said...

Happy 4th of July. I hope you enjoy your day:)

Brian Miller said...

happy 4th of july! yes, i am not as dour as my post may seem, just like to make sure we think on what it is we celebrate...smiles. love that quote!

Madeline's Album said...

I hope you had a blessed and safe Fourth of July. I like the quote and your photo. Have a blessed evening. Madeline

The 4 Bushel Farmgal said...

I hope you're having a wonderful holiday!

Debora said...

What a great quote; and I love your whiskey barrel of coneflowers (I think that's what they are anyway.) Your California style garden sometimes makes this wet weather Washingtonian envious! Happy 4th!

Eve said...

A perfectly patriotic picture!! Thanks farmlady!!

Hayley said...

Pretty picture! Hope you enjoyed your holiday...Have a great week!