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A Quote from a Book I’m Reading

“It is good to say that you are afraid,” Sakim said. “It is not good to be too bold. A little fear makes a man think. It is better to be a little afraid and yet do what has to … Continue reading

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The Endless Show

Nature makes me feel incredibly blessed and grateful. It’s far better than what could be produced if every creative and inventive person on the planet working together could bring to life an endless show of beautiful and amazing sights, feelings, smells, tastes and … Continue reading

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An Opportunity

I once read a quote that I think went something like this: “For those with a heart, life is a tragedy, but for those with a brain, life is a comedy.” I believe for those with both a heart and … Continue reading

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Faith and Doubt

With faith you can move mountains. With doubt you can create them. (Source: http://www.mikeysfunnies.com) I’ve often heard the first sentence, but this is the first time I’d seen the second one. I don’t know who came up with the latter … Continue reading

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True Friendship

(Source: Believe in the Magic of Christmas) With Love, Russ

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It’s a Matter of on What We Choose To Focus

While we are focusing on fear, worry, or hate, it is not possible for us to be experiencing happiness, enthusiasm or love. ~ Bo Bennett (Source: Smile at me) With Love, Russ

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Where It Matters

Our love is perfect. And even though we may not be, our love creates a bridge that spans over our imperfections and joins us where it matters. ~ Steve Maraboli ~ (Source: Ute Lark shared Precious World’s post)

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Increase the Dose!

Source: Smile At Me With Love, Russ

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Collateral Compassion and Kindness

(A re-post for newer readers of this blog.) When you see a man led to prison say in your heart, “Mayhap he is escaping from a narrower prison.” And when you see a man drunken say in your heart, “Mayhap … Continue reading

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A Gift of Trying Times

I love this quote and believe in the truth and wisdom of it. Sadly, the times I typically learn and re-learn this lesson are when I need friends the most. The great news is that those are the times that … Continue reading

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