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From the monthly archives: August 2013

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Jim Watkins

A river cuts through a rock, not because of its power, but its persistence.

Robert Brault


I nod to a passing stranger, and the stranger nods back, and two human beings go off, feeling a little less anonymous.

Edith Wharton

My little dog - a heartbeat at my feet. 

Michael Nelson

Cats do care.  For example they know instinctively what time we have to be at work in the morning and they wake us up twenty minutes before the alarm goes off.  

Robert Brault


I nod to a passing stranger, and the stranger nods back, and two human beings go off, feeling a little less anonymous.

Bernard M. Baruch


The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

John Dewey


Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. 

Coleman Cox


Now that it's all over, what did you really do yesterday that's worth mentioning?

Henry David Thoreau

Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.

e.e. cummings

The world is mud-luscious and puddle-wonderful.
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