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Distancing

That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong. ~William J.H. Boetcker

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Change of Plans

We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. ~Joseph Campbell

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Human Stories

There are only two or three human stories, and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely as if they had never happened before. ~ Willa Cather (1873 – 1947) American Writer

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Grow

You must grow like a tree, not like a mushroom. ~Janet Erskine Stuart

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Tomorrow

“We must live in the radiance of tomorrow, as our ancestors have suggested in their tales. For what is yet to come tomorrow has possibilities, and we must think of it, the simplest glimpse of that possibility of goodness. That … Continue reading

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The World Feels Like a Better Place Today

Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness. ~Desmond Tutu

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Wisdom

Wisdom speaks only truth! For wisdom is better than jewels and all desirable things can not compare with her. ~Proverbs

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The Divided States of America

Red against blue, black against white, truth against lies, left, middle or right. Everyone’s rooting for their favourite fight, Will those warring factions ever unite? Money and power play their winning hand, but a nation divided will not stand. ©2020 … Continue reading

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Whatever Happens

Whatever happens. . . Little buck will still walk through our yard each day, Squirrel will still run across the roof in the morning, Birds will still eat at the feeders and maple leaves will still fall. Whatever happens. . … Continue reading

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We Can Change The World

We have a chance to do something extraordinary. As we head out of this pandemic we can change the world. Create a world of love. A world where we are kind to each other. A world were we are kind … Continue reading

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Happy November

Mother Nature has donned her favourite Fall colours that inspire and make us take notice. Beauty is all around us in spite of the pandemic. Now we have time to notice her amazing hues.

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We Will Get Through This

It is the poets, artists, and musicians that will carry us through the pandemic attacks into a new reality. They are the ones who tell us how to navigate, breathe, feel, think, enjoy, and fully live our lives. (“Because the … Continue reading

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Honesty

He that loses his honesty, has nothing else to lose. ~ John Lyty

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Greatness

The really great man is the man who makes every man feel great. ~G. K. Chesterton

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Vulnerable To Beauty

It is only when you resist being touched on the inside, only when you close your ears towards the whisper of nature, that you have to be touched harder from the outside. ~Roland Gunther told to him by a bee

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