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Quotes March 08, 2017

Still the noise in the mind: that is the first task – then everything else will follow in time. R. Murray Schafer     “When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary.” Fred Rogers     “The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or …

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Quotes March 07, 2017

Dreams, books, are each a world; and books, we know, Are a substantial world, both pure and good: Round these, with tendrils strong as flesh and blood, Our pastime and our happiness will grow. William Wordsworth, Personal Talk       Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change …

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Music & Quotes March 06, 2017

Katey Sagal Singer/Songwriter In 1976, while a member of ‘The Group With No Name’, Katey contributed to the album “Moon over Brooklyn.” She was a member of Bette Midler’s backup group ‘The Harlettes’ in 1978 and 1982–1983. She performed backing vocals on the self-titled solo album by Gene Simmons as well as background vocals on …

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Quotes March 05, 2017

Nothing haunts us like the things we don’t say. Mitch Albom   The most important thing in any relationship is not what you get but what you give. Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady, diplomat and activist     “Every man that goes into the wood seems to be the first man that ever went into a …

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Quotes March 04, 2017

Richard and Maurice McDonald Brothers Richard James “Dick” McDonald (February 16, 1909 – July 14, 1998) and Maurice James “Mac” McDonald (November 26, 1902 – December 11, 1971) were American restaurateurs and entrepreneurs who developed and opened the first McDonald’s restaurant in 1940. Their innovative concept and execution of a fast food stand has been …

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Quotes March 03, 2017

“I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves.” Louise Hay     If men are to be precluded from offering their sentiments … the freedom of speech may be taken away, and dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. George Washington, first US President   …

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Quotes March 02, 2017

“Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won’t either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. …

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Quotes March 01, 2017

Men build too many walls and not enough bridges. Joseph Fort Newton     “When things are taking their ordinary course, it is hard to remember what matters.” Marilynne Robinson, Gilead     “Give me my scallop-shell of quiet, My staff of faith to walk upon, My script of joy, immortal diet, My bottle of …

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Quotes February 28, 2017

“A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn’t like the tune.” Anonymous     “The art of leadership is saying no, not yes.  It is very easy to say yes.” Tony Blair     “When the effective leader is finished with his work, the people say it happened naturally.” Lao Tzu     …

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Quotes February 27, 2017

Maybe if we all sit extremely still, Monday won’t be able to see us. Anonymous     The grass may be greener on the other side but at least you don’t have to mow it. Anonymous     God gave us the brain to work out problems. However, we use it to create more problems. …

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