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Friendship and Youth

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.

- Eleanor Roosevelt, human rights activist

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.
~ Sophia Loren

  


Patience & Kindness

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Kindness is difficult to give away because it keeps coming back.

- Church billboard in Louisiana

Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them ... every day begin the task anew.
~ Saint Francis de Sales

  


What's good happening to you today?

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

You will find yourself refreshed by the presence of cheerful people. Why not make earnest effort to confer that pleasure on others? Half the battle is gained if you never allow yourself to say anything gloomy.
~Lydia M. Child

What's good happening to you today?
~Ed Foreman

  


Be yourself! No one else can do it for you!

Monday, June 06, 2011

To be nobody but yourself--in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else-- means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.

- EE Cummings, poet

Be yourself! No one else can do it for you!

From The Talmud

  


Find a Way!

Sunday, June 05, 2011

A man who wants something will find a way; a man who doesn't will find an excuse.

- Stephen Dolley Jr.

  
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THINAGIN2 6/5/2011 11:35AM

    That is such a true statement! I liked it when I read it, too! Have a wonderful day!

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    How true it is!!!

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