Gratitude is the fairest...

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  Paul Henderson, REALTOR®, Fathom Realty WA LLC Kitsap, Pierce and Mason county, Washington's preferred real estate Agent & Broker


Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul!


Attributed to Henry Ward Beecher (1813 - 1887)

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Tacoma Washington 

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Comments (12)

Charles Ross - (785)-819-6944
eXp Realty LLC Salina Group - Salina, KS
Love To Help People

True True.Thank you for sharing. Have a wonderful day and a blessed week.


May 31, 2023 02:46 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

Thank you, thank you and thank you Charles Ross - (785)-819-6944 

May 31, 2023 01:29 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Good morning Paul,

What a wonderful quote from Henry Ward Beecher and the photo is the perfect compliment!

May 31, 2023 04:39 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

You are too kind and a pleasure to call my friend Dorie Dillard Austin TX 

May 31, 2023 01:28 PM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Good morning, Paul... a beautiful thought and a beautiful photo to accompany it!

May 31, 2023 04:40 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

Thank you for the compliment and kind words Nina Hollander, Broker 

May 31, 2023 01:26 PM
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667,, Broker/REALTOR® - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Gratitude is an amazing thing. I am grateful for your photo and quote selection!

May 31, 2023 04:53 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

You are way too kind Kat Palmiotti 

May 31, 2023 01:13 PM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Paul. An attitude of gratitude can pay big dividends. So true. Enjoy your day.

May 31, 2023 05:31 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

I am always receiving dividends from my life of gratitude Wayne Martin 

May 31, 2023 01:18 PM
Brian England
Ambrose Realty Management LLC - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

Gratitude is such an amazing thing and life seems so much better when we have a lot of gratitude in our hearts.

May 31, 2023 06:22 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

I concur with your findings Brian England 

May 31, 2023 01:20 PM
Ray Henson
eXp Realty of California, Inc. (lic. #01878277) - Elk Grove, CA

Those are some beautiful dahlias!  We used to grow them in California, but I do not think they would do well here in Arizona.

May 31, 2023 06:31 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

I didn’t know you moved to Arizona Ray Henson 

May 31, 2023 01:21 PM
Ray Henson

We relocated in mid December, Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS.  I need to communicate better.  😃

May 31, 2023 02:29 PM
Anna "Banana" Kruchten
HomeSmart Real Estate - Phoenix, AZ

Gratitude plays a big part of my life - every day!  When we settle down from the day, there isn't a day we don't mention what we are grateful for - my favorite time of the day Paul!

May 31, 2023 09:28 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

That seems to be a rewarding experience each day Anna Banana Kruchten Phoenix Broker 

May 31, 2023 01:22 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Paul- that is a beautiful photo!!! And I love the quote. It's a good beginning and end of every day to express what we're grateful for. Our souls lift a bit each time we do. 

May 31, 2023 11:23 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

It does add purpose to my life Kathy Streib 

May 31, 2023 01:23 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Paul, what can I say, you come up with better quotes than I do here in the Rain.  Make it a great day!

May 31, 2023 11:56 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS

I don’t know about that my friend Will Hamm 

May 31, 2023 01:24 PM
Jan Green - Scottsdale, AZ
Value Added Service, 602-620-2699 - Scottsdale, AZ
HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN

Gorgeous photo!  So very true.  Being grateful comes from within and changes your entire dynamic when you start your day that way.  Loved this one!

Jun 05, 2023 10:59 AM
Diana Dahlberg
1 Month Realty - Pleasant Prairie, WI
Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563

Another great quote ... and loved the picture!  Appreciate all of your posts!

Jun 07, 2023 06:25 AM