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“The pictures do not lie, but neither do they tell the whole story. They are merely a record of time passing, the outward evidence.” ~ Paul Auster

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“Seize the day, then let it go.” ~ Marty Rubin

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“Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back.” ~ Harvey Mackay

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“The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.”  ~ C.S. Lewis

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“One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.” ~ John Green

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“Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.” ~ Jacob Riis

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“Lost – yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered, for they are gone forever.” ~ Horace Mann

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“What i like about photographs is that they capture a moment that’s gone forever, impossible to reproduce.” ~ Karl Lagerfeld

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“What you are trying to let go of …is already gone.” ~ Sanober Khan

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“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be.” ~ Douglas Adams

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“Always laugh when you can, it is cheap medicine.” ~ Lord Byron

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“One’s feelings waste themselves in words; They ought all to be distilled into actions which bring results” ~ Florence Nightingale

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“Be careful about reading health books. Some fine day you’ll die of a misprint.”
~ Markus Herz

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“In the words of the philosopher Sceptum, the founder of my profession: am I going to get paid for this?” ~ Terry Pratchett

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“To open the majority of peoples’ minds to something new is difficult. I always think that, as long as it’s funny underneath, then you can argue that a teaspoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down.” ~ Jason Gann

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“Many a calm river begins as a turbulent waterfall, yet none hurtles and foams all the way to the sea.” ~ Mikhail Lermontov

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 “In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.”~ Leonardo da Vinci

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“Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.”
~ Lao Tzu 

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“In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans.”~ Kahlil Gibran

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“Human nature is like water. It takes the shape of its container.”
~ Wallace Stevens

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“Even in times of trauma, we try to maintain a sense of normality until we no longer can. That, my friends, is called surviving. Not healing. We never become whole again … we are survivors. If you are here today… you are a survivor. But those of us who have made it thru hell and are still standing? We bare a different name: warriors.” ~ Lori Goodwin

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 ”Heroism doesn’t always happen in a burst of glory. Sometimes small triumphs and large hearts change the course of history.” ~ Mary Roach

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“Maybe the ultimate wound is the one that makes you miss the war
you got it in.” ~ Sebastian Junger

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“I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.” ~ Clara Barton

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 “The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.” ~ Jeff Miller

March 29, 2022
Vietnam Veteran’s Day

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“It’s spring fever. That is what the name of it is. And when you’ve got it, you want—oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!” ~ Mark Twain

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“Spring is the best life coach: It gives you all the energy you want, all the positive thoughts you wish and all the boldness you need!”
~ Mehmet Murat ildan

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“Spring is the time of the year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade” ~ Charles Dickens

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“Flowers don’t worry about how they’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light, and that makes them beautiful.” ~ Jim Carrey

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“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” ~ Audrey Hepburn

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“Always laugh when you can; it is cheap medicine. Merriment is a philosophy not well understood. It is the sunny side of existence.” ~ Lord Byron

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“Come, gentlemen, I hope we shall drink down all unkindness.”
~ William Shakespeare

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“People of the same trade seldom meet together, even for merriment and diversion, but the conversation ends in a conspiracy against the public, or in some contrivance to raise prices.” ~ Adam Smith

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“Optimism: That effervescent, blindingly- bright, perky, chipper, twittering quality you want to squash out of annoying people.” ~ Richelle E. Goodrich

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“Tis not the food, but the content, That makes the table’s merriment.”
~ Robert Herrick

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“I raise up my voice—not so that I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard…We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.”
~ Malala Yousafzai

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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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“For most of history, Anonymous was a woman.” ~ Virginia Woolf

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“Owning our history can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending
our lives running from it.” ~ Brene Brown

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“If you are always trying to be normal, you’ll never know how amazing
you can be.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Where there is no vision, there is no hope.” ~ George Washington Carver

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“You can lead a man to Congress, but you can’t make him think.” ~ Milton Berle

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“The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.”
~ Dolly Parton

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“It’s not how big you are, it’s how big you play.” ~ John Wooden

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“Commitment separates those who live their dreams from those who live their lives regretting the opportunities they have squandered” ~ Bill Russell

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“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

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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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“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” ~ Stephen Hawking

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“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” ~ James Baldwin

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“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”
~ George Bernard Shaw

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