Monthly Archives: February, 2013

Choices

“Peacefulness follows any decision, even the wrong one.” – Rita Mae Brown Rita Mae Brown is an American writer. She is best known for her first novel Rubyfruit Jungle. Published in 1973, it dealt with lesbian themes in an explicit manner unusual for the time. Brown is also a mystery writer and screenwriter. In the …

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God’s Sense Of Humor

“After God created the world, God made man and woman. Then, to keep the whole thing from collapsing, God invented humor.” – Bill Kelly, “Mordillo” Guillermo Mordillo, known simply as Mordillo, is a creator of cartoons and animations and was one of the most widely published cartoonists of the 1970s. He is most famous for …

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Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

“A brother is a friend God gave you; a friend is a brother your heart chose.” – Proverbs These are sometimes synonymous and sometimes not. I recently had the opportunity to catch up with a long time friend and heard the most wonderful story that so amplifies the wisdom from Proverbs. As a Rabbi in …

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Open To The New

“The illiterate of the 21st Century will not be those who cannot read or write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn and relearn.” – Alvin Toffler Alvin Toffler is an American writer and futurist, known for his works discussing the digital revolution, communication revolution, corporate revolution and technological singularity. A former associate editor of Fortune …

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The Universality of Language

“A different language is a different vision of life.” – Federico Fellini Federico Fellini was an Italian film director. Known for a distinct style that blends fantasy and baroque images, he is considered one of the most influential and widely revered filmmakers of the 20th century. Whether films or vocabulary, Fellini understood that language provides …

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