Lessons from Butterflies and Bees

Tortoiseshell Butterfly

Tortoiseshell Butterfly

Red Admiral Butterfly

Red Admiral Butterfly

Painted Lady Butterfly

Painted Lady Butterfly

Peacock Butterfly

Peacock Butterfly

“How does one become a butterfly?” she asked pensively.  

“You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.”   

Trina Paulus

“My company mascot is the bumblebee.

Because of its tiny wings and heavy body, aerodynamically

the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly.

But the bumblebee doesn’t know that, so it flies anyway.” 

Mary Kay Ash

It all comes down to what we believe.  

Whatever you think you can do or believe you can do, begin it. 

Action has magic, grace and power in it.”   


Images:  Butterflies visiting my garden July 2019

Categories: Beliefs, Nature, North Wales, PhotographyTags: , , , , , , ,


  1. Those are amazing images. My favourite is the one with the Peacock butterfly.

  2. Exquisite photos of butterflies, bees, and flowers, Izzy. A wonderful way to greet the morning. ❤

  3. these are the best
    butterflies i’ve seen
    all year 🙂

  4. Thank you for this beautiful inspiration!

  5. Beautiful images – so alive like self propelled flowers. Hope you are keeping well.

  6. beautiful !

  7. Taking my breath away, one butterfly at a time….so many lessons to learn.

  8. Your butterfly photos are absolutely stunning my friend, that’s one of the reasons why I love summer time!; Thanks for sharing and warm regards from Ireland

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