The Best Remedy

“The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, amidst the simple beauty of nature. As longs as this exists, and it certainly always will, I know that then there will always be comfort for every sorrow, whatever the circumstances may be. And I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.”

Anne Frank

Born on June 12th, 1929, Anne Frank would have celebrated her 86th birthday on Friday. She was 15 years old when she died in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.


9 comments on “The Best Remedy

  1. DM says:

    It is definitely one of my favorite ways to recharge and ground myself. Wow, she was only 3 years older than my dad who just turned 83,.


  2. Planting Potatoes says:


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  3. avwalters says:

    I agree. We walk regularly in the forest.

    But I cannot hit “like” on that one. It’s too sad to think of so many lost in one of humanities great (and repeating) failures.


  4. Seeking Joyful Simplicity says:

    I have to wonder how much more wisdom and insight this world would have gained had she lived. And so many others.


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