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There are many trails up the mountain, but in time they all reach the top.
                                                  – Anya Seton

No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.
                                                  – Aesop

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life.
That word is love.
                                                  – Sophocles

For mercy is a greater thing than right.
                                                 – Geoffrey Chaucer

To love someone is to reveal to them their value and help them discover that they are precious.
                                                  – Jean Vanier

If you give your children a trust in God, they will have one sure way of meeting all the uncertainties of existence.
                                                  – Eleanor Roosevelt

Holiness grows so fast where there is kindness.
                                                  – Mother Teresa

By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.
                                                  – Charles Wadsworth


             God gave us our memories
             so that we might have roses
             in December
                          – James Barrie (1860-1937)


If I have an apple, and you have an apple and we both traded apples, we would both end up with only one apple. But if I have an idea, and you have an idea and we both exchanged ideas, we would both end up with TWO ideas.
                                                  –George Bernard Shaw


An ancient Red Delver riddle
from Jack Williamson's novel, "Mazeway"

When the all cutting blade
Meets the uncuttable stone�
Can you guess the consequences?

(answer)

When the all-cutting blade
Meets the uncuttable stone�
The blade is sharpened.



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