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two ears
Monday, January 21, 2008      0 comments

Nature gave us one tongue and two ears so we could hear twice as much as we speak. - Epictetus, philosopher ------------------------- If only I could control my tongue and make it lay still and listen to others. it is truly a ... Read more
don't tell me
Thursday, January 10, 2008      1 comments

don't tell me I can't because I'll still try my best and if I don't get to where I want to be I'll think of another way to get there tomorrow ... Read more
true value of time
Sunday, January 06, 2008      1 comments

Know the true value of time; snatch, seize and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness...never put off till tomorrow what you can do today. - Lord Chesterfield ----------------------------
------------- plan every moment around those y... Read more
fire
Saturday, January 05, 2008      0 comments

"If the world seems cold to you, kindle fire to warm it." ~ Lucy Larcom, hymnist ----------------------------
--------------------------- this is a great motivator for me. I can choose to follow or do what I can to plant my feet in a... Read more
silence
Wednesday, December 26, 2007      0 comments

The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own. - Benjamin Disraeli, British statesman ---------------------------- silence is a true friend that never betrays Budda... Read more
nice
Tuesday, December 25, 2007      0 comments

It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice. - Church billboard in Kentucky ------------------------- it is important to be kind to others even if you have a title or money and give yourself airs. most people w... Read more
burning lamp
Monday, December 24, 2007      0 comments

To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it. - Mother Teresa, missionary ----------------------------
--- if you are passionate about something you must put forth a constant energy to make it grow and keep it alive. w... Read more
spoken words
Friday, December 21, 2007      0 comments

Many Words Can Be Spoken, Treatments Can Be Given, But If It Is Not In The Heart, ALL Is Useless" .... ------------------- I read this on another spark page and thought it was great reminder to be real... Read more
each day
Thursday, December 20, 2007      0 comments

I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. - John Burroughs, essayist and naturalist ----------------------------... Read more
good eats
Wednesday, December 19, 2007      1 comments

This week in December, it’s time to remember About overeating, and all of that "cheating." Feel free to enjoy all the treats and the toys, But please compensate for each party date. To your health and mine, we toast and we dine,... Read more
sunshine
Monday, December 17, 2007      0 comments

Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. - Louisa May Alcott, author ----------------------------
---- I... Read more
two kinds of man
Saturday, December 15, 2007      0 comments

There are two kinds of man: the ones who make history and the ones who endure it. - Camilo Jose Cela, Spanish novelist ----------------------------
------------------- just enduring history is not good enough. To stand still and tak... Read more
inspiration
Saturday, December 15, 2007      0 comments

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is. - Albert Einstein, physicist ----------------------------
------------------ there is no choice but to life in wonder... Read more
sleep
Thursday, December 13, 2007      0 comments

Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop." ~ Ovid, Roman poet ---------------- extra sleep really helps when you have overdone things and need to recharge. I don't feel guilty either sleeping when I need it.... Read more
laugh
Tuesday, December 11, 2007      0 comments

A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book. - Irish Proverb ----------------------------
----------- it is easy to laugh if you think about it cause what else can you do and it sure does make you feel bette... Read more

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