“It is the preoccupation with possessions, more than anything else that prevents us from living freely and nobly.”
Here are excerpts from an article written by Angel Chernoff that I…Continue
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“However long the night, the dawn will break.”
As the year winds down many of us will take stock of how the year has been. I, like most people have…Continue
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“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.”
Winter has been hiding from us here in Indiana but it has decided to come out of hiding but it still remains…Continue
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The best memory is that which forgets nothing, but injuries.
Write kindness in marble and write injuries in the dust.
I had a full day yesterday and am…Continue
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We all need each other.
I have been distressed by the recent rash of demonstrations of hate that seem to be growing around us. Hate messages written…Continue
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"There is no such thing in anyone's life as an unimportant day."
There is one truth we all share and that is that life goes on and I am glad…Continue
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“Find your focus by seeking all that is good in your life.”
For many of us it will soon be the holiday season and then we will begin a new year. It is…Continue
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Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.
William Arthur Ward
I hope you had a great Thanksgiving holiday if…Continue
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“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.”
Tomorrow is our Thanksgiving holiday and the beginning of a four day weekend for the Daily. My wife and I will be joining family and friends at…Continue
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“Sometimes we spend so much time and energy thinking about where we want to go that we don't notice where we happen to be.”
It will be Thanksgiving Day here in the United States in two more…Continue
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Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
This is going to be a short week since in my country we celebrate our Thanksgiving Day this Thursday. I will be joining family and friends…Continue
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The most practical kind of politics is the politics of decency.
If you are like I am you have been distressed with what seems to be an increase…Continue
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Hi Stark Reality readers. I just wanted to let you know that I would be glad to add you to Ray's Daily distribution list if you would like it sent to you. If Amy's blog would go down you would still get it. If you want to sign up just let me know.
Youth has no age.
Added by Ray on November 17, 2016 at 3:05am — No Comments
"Most folks are about as happy as they make their minds up to be."
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Find the seed at the bottom of your heart and bring forth a flower.
I have learned that this…Continue
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“Learn to appreciate what you have, before time makes you appreciate what you had.”
I spent seven hours at the hospital Friday getting multiple cardiac tests. The good news was that there is not any need for surgery. The docs did tell me that I should lose more weight…Continue
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I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.
J. B. Priestley
I am on the run this morning and it is not because I am fasting but…Continue
Added by Ray on November 11, 2016 at 3:14am — No Comments
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The election is over and now my nation moves into uncharted waters led…Continue
Added by Ray on November 10, 2016 at 2:30am — No Comments
Every day is a good day, some are just a little better than others.
I find a lot to be interested in each day. Yesterday for example at 5:45 AM as I was the 14th in line waiting to vote I entered…Continue
Added by Ray on November 9, 2016 at 2:56am — No Comments
“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.”
It is national Election Day today in…Continue
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