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Advice that reminds us we see what we want to see.



A quote in honor of an old friend who loved Helen Steiner Rice. Sometimes we need to be reminded to stay human, not be stubborn, and to just be in the world beside others.


So right! Think again when you look at that person and think they are crazy. We’re sure glad to have crazy to be able to define sane.


Knock that ego down a notch, why don’t you!!! Advice from Nye.

“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t.”
Bill Nye

Stubborn, we humans are. Advice from Waldo, R. W. Emerson that is.

„For every minute you are angry, you lose 60 seconds of happiness.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Books should come with a label.

„Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled “This could change your life.”
Helen Exley

Good advice from Shaw about making mistakes.

„A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.”
George Bernard Shaw

A witty saying…

”A witty saying proves nothing.”

Advice we all need. You can’t change everything, but you can change you.

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.”
Mary Engelbreit

Though it is debated who actually said this, the quote is powerful. The consequences are still the same.

“No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.”
Voltaire or Lec, ???