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November 2012 - Posts

to escape criticism - do nothing, say nothing, be nothing- Elbert Hubbard There are times in life when we strive for perfection.  From early childhood, we are told to "be like Jesus", " be like Gandhi"  " be like Buddha" " Be like Read More
nly those who will risk going too far, can possibly know how far one can go - T.S. ElliottWe see something we want.  We believe that spirit is in the middle of it, yet as we continue to hope for, to long for, to desire it, we start to listen Read More
If one of the dreams should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick up one of those pieces up, and begin again. -Flavia Weedn Our mothers and fathers used to say try try again.  My parents never used Read More
everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.  Leo TolstoyThe lovers keep finding themselves in the same place, at an impasse where yet another fight starts up.  He/she just doesn't understand what we are Read More
Chase your passion down as if it is the last bus of the night - Terri GuillementsWe've been shopping all day at Black Friday.  We took the bus, the el, the train so we didn't have to worry about parking.  Yet when time to go home, we reach Read More
the Unthankful heart discovers no mercies. but let the thankful heart sweep through the day, and as the magnet finds the iron, so it will find in every hour some heavenly blessings - Harriet Beecher WardThe young girl called me right after Hurricane Read More
The soul that can speak through the eyes, can also kiss with a gaze. -Gustavo Adolfo BecquerOur eyes are the windows to our souls.  Without a word, we can see what is in a person's heart by looking into their eyes.  The problem is that we get Read More
ife may not be the party that we hoped for, but while we are here we should dance. - author unknown, I often don't like to use unknown authors but the sun is shining today, the fairies are dancing I would like to dance with them.  There are Read More
what is to give light is to endure burning - Victor Frankl A young woman was very very ill.  She worked as a waitress, she has 2 preteen children.  In the hospital she was very worried about bills, help, as she is a single mother.  Read More
There are no facts, only interpretations. - Friedrich Nietzsche Cherokee is getting bigger everyday.  When one walks up my ramp to my deck, come to the french doors, here is this huge dog standing there guarding the way.  One man literally Read More
Humility doesn't mean thinking less of yourself, than of other people.  Nor does it mean having a low opinion of your own gifts.  It means freedom of thinking of yourself at all -  William Temple People will hurt Read More
there are days when you just need someone to be your sunshine, not the air that you breathe- Robert BraultOh I don't know, today seems like a great day to go down to the creek bait a line, throw it in, to sit, to wait for the fish to bite.  Or Read More
there are days when you just need someone to be your sunshine, not the air that you breathe- Robert BraultOh I don't know, today seems like a great day to go down to the creek bait a line, throw it in, to sit, to wait for the fish to bite.  Or Read More
Everytime you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future. Deepka ChopraThe man was a rouser.  He spent time in prison.  Fights, drinking, drugs, women, wild times were Read More
Always be a first rate version of yourself, rather than a second rate version of someone else - Judy GarlandThe old woman was often considered odd.  She wasn't the lfe of the party many times preferring to stay a wallflower, but if one approached Read More
Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching? -  Dennis and Wend ManneringThe fight is over.  Some will be disappointed, some will be exhilarated.  Yet today, we have a choice in our attitude toward our destiny, toward where Read More
Sometimes to do the right thing, we must keep a promise that we never made.- Robert BraultThe world seems to be beating us up.  The storm hitting the East Coast is still hitting the whole country hard, rocking us with a seriousness that can't Read More
Do not plant your dreams in a field of indecision,where nothing ever grows, but the weeds of what-ifs.- Dodinsky The young woman had waited some years.  Many times she had felt forsaken, forgotten, as if she had wasted her years Read More
Wisdom is knowing what to do next, virtue is doing it. - David Star JordonMany times we seek spiritual answers from a mentor.  So we are prepared, ready for what is to happen next.  Our problem the advice, the spiritual wisest actions Read More
Hey I've got nothing else to do today, but Smile. - Paul Simon - "only boy living in New York" So the day starts. Its a new day.  We get up, try to let the dogs out, but its pouring rain. Spongebob the Boston Terrier says No Read More
Our deeds have determined us as much as we determine deeds.- George Eliot The student made a choice. Everone else was cheating on this test because the answers were right there to find online.  He chose to study instead of taking the easy Read More