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JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW  TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words — And never stops at all.”  ~ Emily Dickinson

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“Stop limiting your potential. Realize that there’s an unlimited amount of things that you can do with your life.” ~ Sonya Parker

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“Let the children be free; encourage them; let them run outside when it is raining; let them remove their shoes when they find a puddle of water; and when the grass of the meadows is wet with dew, let them run on it and trample it with their bare feet; let them rest peacefully when a tree invites them to sleep beneath its shade; let them shout and laugh when the sun wakes them in the morning.” ~ Maria Montessori

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“Joy can be real only if people look upon their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.”
~ Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

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“Imagination is the highest kite one can fly. … courage is like a kite; a contrary wind raises it higher.” ~ Lauren Bacall

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JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Teach this triple truth to all: A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.” — Buddha

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“For many Jews, Rosh Hashanah and teshuvah are annual reminders of the possibility to renew relationships with God and with each other.”
– Rebecca Missel

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“Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.” — Marianne Williamson

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“Blessed are those who can laugh at themselves, for they shall never cease to be amused.” — Anonymous

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“We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” ~ Maya Angelou

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“Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.” ~ Albert Einstein

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“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” ~ Buddha

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“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

May is National Military Appreciation Month

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and I am pleased to say that 2 of the short stories in this collection feature vets prominently – The Meeting is a poignant love story of a couple that meets during WW2; The Vacation is a SEXY story involving a wounded veteran.

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…and don’t let me close this post before saying THANK YOU to all the men and women who have served our country so selflessly, past and present.

The Many Faces of Chelle Cordero

The Many Faces of Chelle Cordero is a single author collection of short stories featuring Introduction, Pussycat Tails, Holiday Happiness, Not Alone, I Swear That Raccoon Just Knocked on the Door, Stormy Weather, A Mother’s Love, More Than a Friend, The Meeting, The Vacation and a special bonus section.

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