I"d pick more daisies

by Betty Holbrook

Publisher: Review and Herald Pub. Association in Washington

Written in English
Published: Pages: 122 Downloads: 158
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  • Meditations.

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StatementBetty Holbrook.
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LC ClassificationsBV4832.2 .H633
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. ;
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5206396M
LC Control Number75032230

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This book had a great message and was a very quick read! I'd give it more like stars, but rounded down just because it started to feel monotonous about halfway through. It's very motivational, though, and really drives home the point that you have to take care with the small things to achieve the big things.4/5.   If I had my life to live over again, I’d dare to make more mistakes next time. I’d relax. I’d limber up. I’d be sillier than I’ve been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously. I would take more chances, I would eat more ice cream and less beans. I would, perhaps, have more. "If I had my life to live over again, I'd Pick More Daisies" Favorites. Music. Mike Telliga / teg. Books. Mary Higgins Clark. Movies. One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest. Television. Daystar Television Network. Athletes. Taylor Beaver. Other.   I'd Pick More Daisies. If I had my life to live over, I'd try to make more mistakes next time. I would limber up. I would be sillier than I've been this trip. I know of very few things I would take seriously. I would be crazier I would be less hygienic. I would climb more mountains, swim more rivers, and watch more sunsets.

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I’d Pick More Daisies (by Nadine Stair) If I had my life to live over, I’d dare to make more mistakes next time. I’d relax, I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously.

I would take more chances. I would climb more mountains and swim more. If I had my life to live over I would pick a lot more than daisies but daisies are a good start.

I would have worried less about everything and enjoyed each day as it came. I'd have started writing and journaling about anything and everything /5. I’d travel lighter than I have. If I had my life to live over, I would start barefooted earlier in the spring and stay that way later in the fall.

I would play hooky more. I wouldn’t make such good grades except by accident. I would ride on merry-go-rounds. I’d pick more daisies. I’d be a little lazy, I’d stop this rushing to and fro And stop to pick more daisies. Through all the lovely summer months, Though days be clear or hazy, No more to fret over tasks undone, I’d stop to pick a daisy.

Not so important what I did, This fact time now discloses, While running through Life’s garden green, I’d stop to smell. I'd Pick More Daisies By Nadine Id pick more daisies book If I had my life to live over, I'd try to make more mistakes next time.

I would relax. I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have on this trip. I would be crazier. I would be less hygienic. I would take more chances, I would take more trips. I would climb more mountains, swim more rivers, and watch. I'd Pick More Daisies If I had my life to live over, I'd try to make more mistakes next time.

I would relax. I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been on this trip. I know very few things I would take seriously. I would take more chances. I would be. I'd Pick More Daisies Don Herold (from ) Of course, you can't unfry an egg, but there is no law against thinking about it.

I'd have more sweethearts. I would fish more. I would go to more circuses. I would go to more dances. I would ride on more merry-go-rounds. I would be carefree as long as I could, or at least until I got some care.

If I Had My Life Over - I'd Pick More Daisies Nadine Stair. If I had my life to live over, I'd dare to make more mistakes next time. I'd relax, I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously.

I would take more chances. I would climb more mountains and swim more rivers. It is her birthday and after spending some time with grandma the past couple of days, I thought I would share this poem – I’d Pick more Daisies.

This poem has definitely inspired me in the past to lead a more balanced life and just be myself, so it may do the same to you. I’d Pick More Daisies If I had my life to live over, I would dare to make more mistakes next time.

I would relax, limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously and take more chances. I would climb more mountains, swim more rivers, and watch more. The first known publication appears to have been Ma (The translated page says it was in Family Circus, which I am guessing is Family Circle magazine since the only Family Circus I know about is a cartoon).

But, tellingly perhaps, the Stair piece ends with “I’d pick more daisies.”. PMD (Pick More Daisies) – Martha. I read this poem so many years ago, I can’t remember exactly when, but it’s the basis for my daisy picking. Enjoy. If I Had My Life Over – I’d Pick More Daisies by Nadine Stair.

If I had my life to live over, I’d dare to make more mistakes next time. I’d relax, I would limber up. PMD (Pick More Daisies) – Martha. I read this poem so many years ago, I can’t remember exactly when, but it’s the basis for my daisy picking.

Enjoy. If I Had My Life Over – I’d Pick More Daisies by Nadine Stair. If I had my life to live over, I’d dare to make more mistakes next time.

I’d relax, I would limber up. I'd pick more daisies by Holbrook, Betty A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More Seller Rating: % positive.

I’d Pick More Daisies I had the pleasure of giving a talk to a group of elderly people yesterday on the subject of bereavement. This was in connection with the bereavement support work I have been involved with for some years for a national bereavement charity.

Inspired by the eloquent words of Nadine Stair, this absorbing collection is about women making choices. Some speak of lost opportunities: "I wait too long; I watch the moment pass / till only ashes stir upon the grass" or things they would do differently: "If I could begin again let me begin again by being a better daughter." More often, however, these women proclaim a sense of 4/5(1).

This was a poem, written by an annoymous source. Found in one of the old photo books at the hospital I volunteer at. Perhaps it was a confession. I believe it to be a true testimony of how we lead.

I'd Pick More Daisies - A Poem by Nadine Stair Our garden - a reminder of what's to come: I'd pick more daisies. by Nadine Stair, Age Posted by Jules Dolly at Email This BlogThis. Author of 2 books.

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a book that 4/5(1). I’d pick more daisies – career inspiration Decem I wouldn’t make such good grades except by accident. I would ride on more merry-go-rounds. I’d pick more daisies. When I read this poem it talks to me about being engaged with life, and living without regrets.

The book is aimed at the over 40s but the content is. I’d pick more daisies. “When in Rome do as the Romans” is mostly a wise attitude and usually works well but I’d caution the traveller to be circumspect when applying this adage to culinary experiences.

After a 14 hour flight to Tokyo I’d now be slightly wary of accepting the recommendation of sea snails as a starter. I Would Pick More Daisies Don Herold (Adapted) When the late Nadine Stair of Louisville, Kentucky, was 85 years old, she was asked what she would do if she had her life to live over again.

"I'd make more mistakes next time," she said. "I'd relax. I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been on this trip. I would take fewer things. Here's a rather special poem - I'd Pick More Daisies - I'd like to share with you.

It was written by Nadine Stair, a shortly before she died: If I had my life to live over, I'd try to make more mistakes next time.

I would relax. I would limber up. I Author: Phoenix Lady. Welcome to Pick More Daisies. A bit of history behind the name: When I was in middle school I had a report to do on poetry. The assignment was to. Original text and author. The first known version of the text was authored by American humorist and cartoonist Don Herold, and published by College Humor beforeor perhaps early that year, under the title "I'd Pick More Daisies".

Herold's text is in prose, and it lacks the melancholic tone of the Spanish poem. E.g. I’d Pick More Daisies by Don Herold (often erroneously misattributed to Nadine Stair) Of course, you can’t unfry an egg, but there is no law against thinking about it.

If I had my life to live over, I would try to make more mistakes. I would relax. I'd Pick More Daisies If I had my life to live over again, I'd try to make more mistakes next time.

I would relax. I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I know of very few things I would take seriously. I would take more trips. I would. There have been three different versions of this poem.

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I’d limber up. I’d be sillier than I’ve been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously. I would take more chances, I would eat more ice cream and less beans. I would, perhaps, have more actual troubles but fewer imaginary ones.

I'd pick more daisies! All photos from Pinterest. I hope you'll take the time to cherish the moments, laugh out loud, go to bed later, "I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to make.".