Love quotes <3

 

Are you Happy v's day cardssearching for the perfect words, to wow your loved one tomorrow?

Can’t quite think of the right words to express feelings in a card?  Take a look below.

I have hand-picked my favorite quotes about love and what it all means.

Happy St Valentine’s Day everyone ! LOVE, Hannah X

Forget roses are red, diamonds are blue, here are some perfect but special quotes, as suggestions to put  inside the card to the one you love:

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Why I hope I never have an iPhone

Or any ‘smartphone’ for that matter. smartphones_1

I have lost count of the family members, loved ones, friends that I have been having face-to-face conversations with, after having not seen them often for months, and feeling that sinking feeling when they pull out their phone mid-chat.

I am not criticizing these people.  I would surely be the same if I had one, which is why I don’t.

I feel sorry for my kids, when they are telling one of their stories about the bird at the park and the person they are talking to checks their iPhone.  My heart bleeds for them.  What message are they getting?  That this story that meant the world to them is really not that important after all?

A Wall Street Journal article published in May, “Just Look Me In The Eye Already,” discussed how technology use has affected our decline in eye contact — and the negative effect that reducing eye contact during conversations can have on our relationships. (more…)

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Unkindness/ Hurt

I have been struggling recently with trying to understand the unkindness and desire to cause hurt, that lies in humans.  Unkindness towards ourselves, those close to us, and complete strangers alike.

Meditation (and/or the right kind of Yoga) helps, with understanding or rather accepting, this sensibility.  Insight practices help to tap into the reality that there is something deeper and important at play than our egos and delusions.

However, with a busy lifestyle, daily stresses and limited reflection time, it can be all too easy to get wrapped up in this nonsense, and thus our false sense of  a separate self, can be hurt by it.

Meditation certainly helps, but this quote really helped me to put some greater perspective on it.  So I thought I would share it here.

I hope that it helps someone else also make sense of a difficult situation, somehow.

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