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If there’s a book you really want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it. ~Toni Morrison (for sister Linda and other aspiring writers) Advertisements
God sent his Singers upon earth With songs of sadness and of mirth, That they might touch the hearts of men, And bring them back to heaven again. ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quotegarden.com
“Children are great imitators. So give them something great to imitate.” Anon.
“You don’t get to choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them. ~Desmond Tutu
“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” ~Albert Schweitzer
“Love is not about who you live with…….its about who you can’t live without. Aesop
When we are abandoned by the things we value, when we discover that no matter how much we have gathered we do not have enough, when we realize that even in the currency we value we are very poor, we … Continue reading
“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” ~ C.S. Lewis
I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape – the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show. ~Andrew Wyeth