Quotes and Poems
Quotes & Poems
Here are some examples of the quotes and poems used in our Monji Teabags.
A dash of inspiration to brighten your day
Life is short. Do stuff that matters.
Always laugh when you can. It’s cheap medicine -Lord Byron
Take rest; a field that is rested gives a bountiful crop. -Ovid
Find something that you love and do it every day.
Words that last the distance are meant to be savoured
The pen is the tongue of the soul. -Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote
Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life -Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet
It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting -Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
I must be content with being happier than I deserve. -Jane Austen, Persuasion
Because you deserve romance, warmth and heart-singing joy
night swimming | losing ourselves | in the darkness -Vanessa Proctor
Saturday matinee | the love seat tilts | a little to the left -Vanessa Proctor
country wedding | the path thick with | jacaranda blossom -Vanessa Proctor
rose garden | the curve of her neck | as she inhales the scent -Vanessa Proctor
Enjoy each and every tiny moment
eyes closed | tightly wrapped | unborn again -Gregory Piko
breakfast | throwing up | baby names –Gregory Piko
I wake to check | you’re still breathing | first night home -Vanessa Proctor
one breath | and then another | what life brings -Gregory Piko