Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Just before I do anything else....
I have a heap of things I want to do today. My waking life is, as my dear old Uncle Vic used to say, 'as full as a state school'. So for the moment I will just post six thoughts from others that have come my way in the past week or so, and resonated with me.
Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes it is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, 'I will try again tomorrow.' M. Radmacher
Solitude is the place of purification. Martin Buber
Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy you must have somebody to divide it with. Mark Twain
A free people claim their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not as the gift of their magistrate.” Thomas Jefferson
Courage is knowing what not to fear. Plato
But for mine, this is the best one of all:
The most important question in the world is, 'Why is the child crying?' Alice Walker