Go your own way

Life’s not about fitting in —

But about trying out our wings

And going our own way

(Just like that bird in the photo).

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58 responses

  1. I love that! He’s a special bird!

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    April 21, 2012 at 16:26

  2. Very true! This shot somehow reminds me of my fav quote ‘life is to live’.

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    April 21, 2012 at 16:27

  3. Pat

    Beautiful pairing of words and image.

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    April 21, 2012 at 16:47

  4. you know…i need that written on a t shirt…what a great saying…and nice pic too…happy saturday!

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    April 21, 2012 at 16:48

  5. Ahhhhhh!

    that must be Jonathan Livingston Seagull! FabULOUS.

    Have a nice weekend, Lady Fi

    Kiss for Oscar. Xxx

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    April 21, 2012 at 17:03

  6. Just wonderful !

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    April 21, 2012 at 17:20

  7. Nice photo, pure poetry. Yes, our way is the most important, so we have to learn to admire their beauty.

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    April 21, 2012 at 17:26

  8. Love your words and your capture for the day! Superb! Enjoy your weekend!

    Sylvia

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    April 21, 2012 at 17:27

  9. I completely agree with you!

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    April 21, 2012 at 17:41

  10. Brilliant! It just goes to show you don’t always have to follow the crowd! 🙂

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    April 21, 2012 at 18:02

  11. Ohhh very nice, love the softness of the shot, kinda dreamy! =)

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    April 21, 2012 at 18:17

  12. Indeed it is. Lovely photo and equally lovely sentiment.

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    April 21, 2012 at 18:18

  13. TexWisGirl

    that is cute. 🙂

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    April 21, 2012 at 18:42

  14. This image is so amazing….to the point where it’s very peaceful!! I can relate to it so well…love it.

    My post today…link: BUDWEISER CLYDESDALES

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    April 21, 2012 at 18:55

  15. Lovely words and a great capture, Lady Fi! Wishing you a happy weekend!

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    April 21, 2012 at 18:56

  16. Bob

    Easy peesy, lovely birds.

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    April 21, 2012 at 19:40

  17. That’s so cool! Great sense of motion!

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    April 21, 2012 at 21:21

  18. A beautiful shot.

    Birds of the same Feather…, have a great weekend!

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    April 21, 2012 at 21:38

  19. And hoping for a great flight for us all!

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    April 21, 2012 at 21:55


  20. · As Jonathan Livingston Seagull. Life is a continuous experiment.
    Fantastic shot… but no cruel.

    · hugs

    CR. & .LMA
    ________________________________
    ·

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    April 21, 2012 at 22:26

  21. The birds make up a smiling face in the sky. Like a quote I recently read, went something like – you are born unique, don’t die a copy.

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    April 21, 2012 at 22:45

  22. I love this photo and your commentary too.

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    April 21, 2012 at 22:59

  23. He flies to a different drummer!

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    April 22, 2012 at 00:40

  24. Elephant's Child

    I love this. Thanks for the reminder.

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    April 22, 2012 at 00:57

  25. Lovely shot. You did a great job. I know, that it’s not easy to take such shot.

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    April 22, 2012 at 01:48

  26. Very true and wonderful reminder!

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    April 22, 2012 at 02:38

  27. Just like ‘My Inner Chick’, I thought of Jonathan Livingston Seagull. I shall have to read it again. Cheers Lady Fi 🙂

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    April 22, 2012 at 02:39

  28. jcosmonewbery

    Looks like it is having an attack of the wobbles.

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    April 22, 2012 at 03:22

  29. Perfect words for this beautiful photograph!

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    April 22, 2012 at 04:30

  30. What a great shot.

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    April 22, 2012 at 04:37

  31. he just needs flying lessons:)

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    April 22, 2012 at 05:34

  32. A soft lovely shot with wonderful words to reflect upon!

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    April 22, 2012 at 05:34

  33. I agree with you. Lovely image that fits well with your words…something to reflect upon.

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    April 22, 2012 at 07:48

  34. So long as we don’t get lost! But I guess that’s another adventure? – Dave

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    April 22, 2012 at 11:10

  35. Mallards?

    Do they migrate in Sweden? 😉

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    April 22, 2012 at 12:13

  36. A perfect match of verse and image 🙂 I feel inspired.

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    April 22, 2012 at 13:31

  37. lovely capture!!

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    April 22, 2012 at 13:38

  38. beautiful tones and stunning action photo, these birds in flight.

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    April 22, 2012 at 13:58

  39. Anonymous

    What a nice interpretation! So good a capture!

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    April 22, 2012 at 14:04

  40. what an inspiring photo. ^0^

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    April 22, 2012 at 16:26

  41. Jeevan

    Life is not always tiptop… it’s also the loose shirt of relaxation and holidaying! Pretty thoughtful to go with:)

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    April 22, 2012 at 16:32

  42. JM

    Awesome! Great shot.

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    April 22, 2012 at 16:41

  43. sometimes I whish I could follow them. 🙂

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    April 22, 2012 at 22:24

  44. Perfect! Just what I needed to read.

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    April 23, 2012 at 02:05

  45. It takes guts to go your own way .. but it always more rewarding.

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    April 23, 2012 at 02:53

  46. ah, but fun to roost here a while!

    Warm Aloha from Waikiki
    Comfort Spiral

    >

    >

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    April 23, 2012 at 05:24

  47. The words get perfectly with the picture, LadyFi!

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    April 23, 2012 at 05:45

  48. onceupona

    I am guessing you weren’t thinking of Fleetwood Mac when you wrote that post but I was singing it the rest of the day after I read this post yesterday. -Danette

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    April 23, 2012 at 07:14

  49. The journey continues…

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    April 23, 2012 at 08:08

  50. indrani

    Great interpretation of the picture.

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    April 23, 2012 at 09:18

  51. Hi there – love the movement in these pictures.

    The week is just really, really busy (OK and there are a few things I could do with out if the truth be told!)

    Thanks for the comment.

    SM

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    April 23, 2012 at 12:19

  52. Awww, so sweet! The words go well with the photo!

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    April 23, 2012 at 18:28

  53. Lovely words!! and photo! 🙂 it’s so true what you are saying.. 🙂

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    April 24, 2012 at 14:41

  54. simply FANTASTIC!
    you’re inspiring me!

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    April 24, 2012 at 15:29

  55. “Life’s not about fitting in –

    But about trying out our wings” – Inspiring!

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    April 25, 2012 at 20:57

  56. Amazing shot Fi! He was exploring the heavens!

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    April 26, 2012 at 23:52

  57. Dare to be different!

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    May 26, 2012 at 17:25

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