JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“There must be no thought of either man or woman being superior — each is complementary to the other; marriage is a partnership of equality, gentleness, generosity, calm and dedication.” ~ Dr. K. Sri Dhammananda, A Buddhist View

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“All the good times evaporated like naphtha, the moment some air of misconceptions touched it.” ~ Faraaz Kazi

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“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” ~ Rumi

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“A true friend will never demand your time when it takes you away from one you love.” ~ RME

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“Never marry when under the guise you need to ‘see if it’ll work’, but rather marry because in your mind you want to make it work.” ~ Criss Jami

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“Memories are like a garden. Regularly tend the pleasant blossoms and remove the invasive weeds.” ~ Linda Fifer Ralphs

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“Sometimes you will never know the value of something, until it becomes a memory.” ~ Dr. Seuss

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“I think you remember everything … you just can’t bring it to mind all the time.” ~ Edward Albee

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“It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, and a day to love them, but it takes an entire lifetime to forget them.” ~ Anonymous

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“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.” ~ Mother Theresa

 

September 11 Memorial


 

The air at Ground Zero contained pulverized concrete,
shards of glass and carcinogens, according to a
2011 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report.

FDNY adds names of those who died related to rescue and recovery work

yahrzeit

 

Have you stopped by Weekend Writing Warriors
or Snippet Sunday (on Facebook) lately?

Every weekend a whole lotta’ authors get together to share tantalizing snippets from their works, some published and some not, and we all comment and offer critiques and encouragement on each. It’s Writers hanging out with Writers.

Even if you aren’t a writer you are welcome to come and sample our work — it will be like enjoying a passed hors d’oeuvre party. Just click on the links above to find the snippets.

In the meanwhile:

I posted snippets from Hostage Heart,
you can read them by clicking on the links below:

The bank robbery ~ 02/08/15

Danger ~ 02/15/15

Miss Goody Two-Shoes  ~  02/22/15

No money for ransom ~ 03/01/15

Because they sleep together ~ 03/08/15

Mamere called it vibrations – 03/15/15

Confusion – 03/22/15

Temptation  ~  03/29/15

Foreboding ~  04/05/15

Death – 04/12/15

We have a problem ~ 04/19/15

Three months later ~ 04/26/15

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.”  ~  Dave Meurer

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“A good listener is not only popular everywhere, but after a while he knows something.”  ~ Wilson Mizner

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“Teenagers don’t know what love is. They have mixed-up ideas. They go for a drive and the boy runs out of gas and they smooch a little and the girl says she loves him. That isn’t love. Love is when you are married twenty-five years, smooching in your living room and he runs out of gas and she says she still loves him.  That’s love.” ~ Norm Crosby

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“The mere process of growing old together will make our slightest acquaintances seem like bosom friends.” ~ Logan Pearsall Smith

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“To be able to look back upon one’s past life with satisfaction is to live twice.”
~ John Emerich Edward Dalberg

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“Miracles were just second chances if you really thought about it–second chances when all hope was lost.” ~ Kaya McLaren, How I Came to Sparkle Again

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“Don’t underestimate yourself by comparing yourself with others. It’s our differences that make us unique and beautiful.” ~ Robert Tew

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“So many things I would have done, but clouds got in my way.” ~ Joni Mitchell

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“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” ~ Audrey Hepburn

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“Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.” ~ Franklin P. Jones

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“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“I think sportsmanship is knowing that it is a game, that we are only as a good as our opponents, and whether you win or lose, to always give 100 percent.”
~ Sue Wicks

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“I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.” ~ Michael Jordan

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“The world is becoming more complicated every day, my fellow citizens. No man ought to be foolish enough to think that he understands it all. And, therefore, I am glad that there are some simple things in the world. One of the simple things is principle. Honesty is a perfectly simple thing.” ~ Woodrow Wilson, July 4, 1914

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“If you want to know what a person’s character, take notice of how he acts when he loses money.” ~ Proverb

 

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“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.”
~ Saint Augustine

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“Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.”
~ Oprah Winfrey

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“When it comes to life the critical thing is, whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.” ~ Gilbert Chesterton

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“Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown.” ~ Charles de Gaulle

 

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“No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.”
~ Abraham Lincoln

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“Politics, it seems to me, for years, or all too long, has been concerned with right or left instead of right or wrong.” ~ Richard Armour

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“Common sense as well as common values all lead us. Our future depends upon it and our present is going to be vastly better when we get back to these basics.”
~ Joan Blades

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“Success is 99% attitude and 1% aptitude.” ~ Celestine Chua

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“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” ~ Albert Einstein

 

 

 

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“There are memories that time does not erase… Forever does not make loss forgettable, only bearable.”~ Cassandra Clare, City of Heavenly Fire

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“The ultimate test of man’s conscience may be his willingness to sacrifice something today for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.” ~ Gaylord Nelson

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“Selflessness is humility. Humility and freedom go hand in hand. Only a humble person can be free.” ~ Jeff Wilson

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“No matter who we are, no matter how successful, no matter what our situation, compassion is something we all need to receive and give.” ~ Catherine Pulsifer

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“Never ruin an apology with an excuse.” ~ Kimberly Johnson

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