Month: December 2016

Some more Notable Quotes …

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Christmas / Uncategorized

With a Seasonal focus A Christmas Wish –  May you never forget What is worth remembering Or remember  What is best forgotten. ****** Eat, drink and be merry For tomorrow ye diet. Willma Gilmore Beymer ****** Here’s wishing you the kind of troubles that last as long as your New Year resolutions!  ****** In the year ahead, may we treat our friends with kindness and our enemies with generosity. Quotes are from Notable Quotes, World […]

More Notable Quotes

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I hope you enjoy these quotes from Notable Quotes published by World Book Encyclopedia , Inc. Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone may be looking. H.L. Mencken Your conscience is what your mother told you before you were six years old. Dr.G. Brock Chisholm Courage is fear that has said its prayers. Karle Baker Men learn while they teach. Seneca In a full heart there is room for everything, and in an […]

What is the opposite of depression?*

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Acceptance / depression / emotions / Uncategorized

*According to writer, Andrew Solomon, it is vitality! That makes a lot of sense to me. I listened to his talk on the video below and could relate to much of what he said. I had my first encounter with depression when I was in my 20’s and have experienced it on and off over the years. I have used a variety of methods to help me feel and do better. Solomon raises the issue […]

Book of Notable Quotes

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Uncategorized / wise quotes

A friend passed on some books to me this week. Included among them was one titled Noted Quotables published by World Book Encyclopedia, Inc.(1986). It is a selection of famous quotes compiled by Jerry Reedy organised by themes. I know we can find any number of quotes on the internet but sometimes it is good to hold a book in my hands! Here are some examples: Theme – Ability “Everyone must row with the oars […]