Monthly Archives: April, 2013

New Year Resolutions

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” – Abraham Lincoln  By the time you read this the first few months of 2013 will have passed and our heartfelt resolutions will be in place or will be our first memory of the New Year. Some of the …

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Forgiveness

“To be wronged is nothing unless you continue to remember it.”  - Confucius  There is only one perfect being in this universe and it is not me. It may be you, but I know it is not me. I know that I am going to wrong and be wronged. I know that wholly and conclusively. …

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Fear

“I’m an old man and I have had many troubles, but most of them never happened.”  - Mark Twain  Fear is an emotional response to perceived threats and danger. There is real fear that we may experience; being shot at, being mugged, crashing our cars and other physical acts we may have no control over. …

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Family

“In my culture, there is no such thing as a single woman alone with children. There is no such thing as “alone” at all. There is the family.”   –  Miriam Makeba  Miriam Makeba was a fabulous entertainer and civil rights activist from South Africa. Like many cultures, she was raised in a culture where …

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Faith

“Faith is an oasis in the heart which will never be reached by the caravan of thinking.” – Kahlil Gibran  There was a long period of time in my life where my heart was empty and my mind was at war. Why does not have any bearing on this message. For those of you that …

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