Great gift idea! Images and quotes from our 2014 Cosmic CD Calendar are now a set of packaged Gift Notes tied with natural raffia and gift tag. 12 “Thank You” size cards are blank inside. Images and quotes taken from our 2014 Cosmic Calendar, as a set of packaged Gift Notes tied with natural raffia and gift tag. 12 “Thank You” size cards (5.25” x 4") are blank inside. A lovely "thank you" gift to use for saying "Thank You!"
Printed on a sturdy, coated stock that beautifully displays the Cosmos with excerpts from the quotations below the cover image; the complete quotes are on the back panels with details about the specific Hubble Telescope photograph. QUOTES below by month.
Jan: The Cosmos is within us. We are made of star-stuff. We are a way for the Universe to know itself. ~Carl Sagan
Feb: The Sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the Universe to do. ~Galileo Galilei
March: Silently, one by one, in the infinite meadows of the heaven, blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels. ~ Longfellow
April: For my part, I know nothing with any certainty - but the sight of the stars makes me dream. First, I dream and then I paint my dream. ~ Van Gogh
May: The treasures hidden in the heavens are so rich that the human mind shall never be lacking in fresh nourishment. ~ Johannes Kepler
June: The contemplation of celestial things will make us both speak and think more sublimely and magnificently when we descend to human affairs.
July: The root reality of the Universe is Generosity of Being. A gorgeous living Earth drifts light as a feather around the great roaring generosity of the sun. ~Brian Swimme
Aug: Go outside… somewhere quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is at it should be. Anne Frank
Sept: For small creatures such as We, the vastness is bearable only through LOVE. ~ Carl Sagan
Oct: Our feeblest contemplations of the Cosmos stir us ... a faint sensation as if a distant memory... we are approaching the greatest of mysteries. ~ Carl Sagan
Nov: The whole Universe – if you listen in your heart – every blade of grass, each bird, each stone – it is all ‘Thank You.’ ~Bro. Raphael Robin
Dec: What we do with our hearts affects the whole Universe. ~Carmel of Reno