“Answers” – July 3, 2015 in honor of July 4th!

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Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer. ”    ― Denis Waitley 


“Refusing to Quit” – June 30, 2015

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Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. ”   ― Napoleon Hill 


“Friendship” – June 29, 2015

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True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation. ”   ― George Washington 


“Life Styles” – June 26, 2015 – A Landmark Day for America!

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Truth is, I’ll never know all there is to know about you just as you will never know all there is to know about me. Humans are by nature too complicated to be understood fully. So, we can choose either to approach our fellow human beings with suspicion or to approach them with an open mind, a dash of optimism and a great deal of candour. ”   ― Tom Hanks 


“Friends in Dark Hours” – June 23, 2015 for Patricia

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The friend in my adversity I shall always cherish most. I can better trust those who helped to relieve the gloom of my dark hours than those who are so ready to enjoy with me the sunshine of my prosperity.     ― Ulysses S. Grant 


“Patience and Perseverance” – June 22, 2015 after the click

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Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.

― John Quincy Adams 


“Father’s Day” – for Craig and Blake

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When you haven’t forgiven those who’ve hurt you, you turn your back against your future. When you do forgive, you start walking forward. ”    ― Tyler Perry 


“Age” – I heard the click on June 16, 2015 – Remember Medjugorje, Yugoslavia

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“ 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


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I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.

― Hermann Hesse 


“Fate” – April 20, 2015 for Barbara on her birthday!

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Just because Fate doesn’t deal you the right cards, it doesn’t mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.

― Les Brown