“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”
As my wife and I age we find…Continue
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“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
I won’t be able to work out this morning as I am off to an early dentist appointment in a close by city. I am also a little slow so I am sending you a copy of the Daily I wrote twelve years ago. I would say the same today.
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A man would do nothing if he waited until he could do it so well that no one could find fault.
John Henry Newman
I know I have shared with you my…Continue
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Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
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Sleep is that golden chain that ties health and our bodies together.
One of the best…Continue
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We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves, otherwise we harden.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I wish more of us realized that it is never over until…Continue
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Sometimes you don't realize how good the good old days were until they're gone.
Yesterday I mentioned that I had grown up, like everyone else my age, without air-conditioning and other…Continue
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Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.
Today is the first full day of summer…Continue
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I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.
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“Man is what he believes – believe in yourself”
I am sure that like mine some of…Continue
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“What will you do today, that will make it a day to remember?”
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I love making new friends and I respect people for a lot of different reasons.
As I got older and somewhat wiser I realized that I was often too quick…Continue
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Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.
I recently stumbled across a story that helped…Continue
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Take care of all your memories. For you cannot relive them.
My good friend and Past…Continue
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"The wiser mind mourns less for what age takes away than what it leaves behind." William Wordsworth
At my age fast is often elusive but that’s not all that bad. There is a lot that I didn’t see and…Continue
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The most practical kind of politics is the politics of decency.
Listening to one of…Continue
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“If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you’ll never enjoy the sunshine.”
When I wake up each morning I spend a little time thinking about what…Continue
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"Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I have decided that I am at an age where how I see my…Continue
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People ask me, when was my best time? I always say, 'Today.'
Last Saturday night I…Continue
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There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.
The only good thing about the last 24 hours has…Continue
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