With all this rain, I’ve been thinking and hearing frogs.
Frogs are known for water energy. Frogs sing and the rains come. Frogs remind us to honor our tears for they cleanse the soul. In Japan, frogs are the symbol of good luck. The Japanese word for frog is “Kaeru”, which means return. Travelers carry a small frog amulet to return home safely.
“We think too small, like the frog at the bottom of the well. He thinks the sky is only as big as the top of the well. If he surfaced, he would have an entirely different view.” by Mao Tse-Tung
- Princess and the Frog. We’ve all heard of kissing a frog which then turns into Prince Charming.
- Kermit the Frog from the Muppets.
- Beatrix Potter’s book The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher
- Freddo Frog is Australia’s most popular children’s chocolate
- Frog-headed Heket who is an Egyptian goddess of birth
“The frog does not drink up the pond in which he lives” — Native American Proverb
A Big Frog in a Small Pond (one who succeeds in a small area where there is little competition…)
Have a TOADally UnFROGettable Day!!
I’ve got a frog in my throat. This expression probably owes its origin to the froglike croaks produced by a person with a sore throat.
Take this quiz on what kind of frog are you? Took the test and I’m a common toad.