Monthly Archives: November 2013

Thanksgiving

John Fitzgerald Kennedy said, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” Today, being the day before Thanksgiving, I hope to sit down and make … Continue reading

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Wishing of Peace

Joseph Auslander, wrote “Dear Lord; we beg but one boon more: Peace in the hearts of all men living, peace in the whole world this Thanksgiving.” He was an American poet, anthologist, translator of poems, and novelist. Auslander was appointed … Continue reading

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How Do We Have More?

Oprah Winfrey said, “Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.” Those are just about the truest words I’ve ever heard spoken. Too … Continue reading

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What Did You Give UP?

Kristen Armstrong said, “Every year, I appreciate life more because of the deeper understanding of what it took to get this far.” She is a professional road bicycle racer and two-time Olympic gold medalist, the winner of the women’s individual … Continue reading

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Two Secrets to Surviving Problems

James A Lovell,(Captain, USN, Ret.) said, “Be thankful for problems. If they were less difficult, someone with less ability might have your job.” Who was James A Lovell. A former NASA Astronaut. December 4, 1965, he and Frank Borman and … Continue reading

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Has Your Inner Fire Gone Out?

Albert Schweitzer said, “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.” … Continue reading

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Reverence and Awe

Mark Wahlberg said, “The first thing I do when I start my day is, I get down on my hands and knees and give thanks to God. Whenever I go outside of my house, the first thing I do is … Continue reading

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Respect–Respect–Who Do You Respect?

“When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.” Quote by Dalai Lama. Today, I hope you feel as I do, grateful for the day and to be living through the moments. I realized when I read … Continue reading

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What Change Would Have to Take Place?

John Wooden said, “Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books – especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings … Continue reading

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Today is My Day and Yours–Smile

Today is my mothers special day…here she is holding me 69 years ago. See her smile? Each year, although it is my birthday, it is still her special day. It’s that way for her on my sister and brother’s birthdays. … Continue reading

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