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Hope

Hope springs eternal in the human breast. ~Alexander Pope

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How I Would Change the World, If I Could

Our world is the most beautiful place I could imagineand yet we who live here take it for grantedand abuse what has been givenus so generously. If I had the power to change anything,I would open the eyes of every … Continue reading

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New Garden Gate

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Lap Quilt Almost Finished

Dresden Plate Lap Quilt for my mother for her 100th birthday in May.  It’s almost finished. Eldest daughter did the sewing, youngest daughter sent some special memory buttons to add to it.  Middle daughter handmade fused glass buttons and I … Continue reading

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Spirals

  The human mind always makes progress, but it is a progress in spirals. ~Madame de Staël French novelist 1766-1817

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Questions

Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves. Live the questions now. Perhaps you will find them gradually, without noticing it, live along some distant day into the answer. ~Rainer Maria … Continue reading

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Tell It

  We have enough people who tell it like it is – now we could use a few who tell it like it can be. ~ Robert Orben

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Compassion

Like honesty, compassion may be expressed through verbal means but its basic form of communication is silence. ~ Clark E. Moustakas

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World View

Thanks to art, instead of seeing a single world, our own, we see it multiply until we have before us as many worlds as there are original artists. ~ Marcel Proust

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Regrets

Don’t regret the past, just learn from it. ~Ben Ipock

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Today

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Tradition

Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes—our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to the small and arrogant oligarchy of those who merely happen to be walking around. ~ Gilbert … Continue reading

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Truth

And you shall know the truth and the truth shall set you free.  ~Jesus

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Prayers For Doing What Is Right

“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.” ― Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings … Continue reading

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Listening To Both Sides

Listening to both sides of a story will convince you that there is more to a story than both sides. ~ Frank Tyger.

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