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Posted by don_socal socal (My Page) on
Thu, May 1, 14 at 4:03

If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.
Les Brown

There are amazingly wonderful people in all walks of life; some familiar to us and others not. Stretch yourself and really get to know people. People are in many ways one of our greatest treasures.
Bryant H. McGill

Ever consider what pets must think of us? I mean, here we come back from a grocery store with the most amazing haul - chicken, pork, half a cow. They must think we're the greatest hunters on earth!
Anne Tyler

Words to me were magic. You could say a word and it could conjure up all kinds of images or feelings or a chilly sensation or whatever. It was amazing to me that words had this power.
Amy Tan

We don't even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. In times of tragedy, of war, of necessity, people do amazing things. The human capacity for survival and renewal is awesome.
Isabel Allende

There are two sorts of curiosity - the momentary and the permanent. The momentary is concerned with the odd appearance on the surface of things. The permanent is attracted by the amazing and consecutive life that flows on beneath the surface of things.
Robert Wilson Lynd

Here is a link that might be useful: Maybe I'm Amazed


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RE: quotes 5 - 1 - 14

Good morning! Good quotes to start the Merry Month of May!


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RE: quotes 5 - 1 - 14

  • Posted by mwheel East. WV-Z.6 (My Page) on
    Thu, May 1, 14 at 9:37

Amy Tan's quote refutes the childhood saying of "Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never harm me". We know that, sadly, words can be very hurtful and/or damaging.

Happy May, everyone!


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RE: quotes 5 - 1 - 14

Good start of a new month. My favorite is the Allende quote.


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