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Reflection for August 26 2016

Faith is to believe what you do not yet see; the reward for this faith is to see what you believe.

St. Augistine of Hippo (354-430)

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Reflection for August 19 2016

What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.

John Steinbeck

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Reflection for August 12 2016

If a drop of water is removed from the ocean, eventually it will return to it.

Ahmad Muhammad Rami

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Reflection for August 05 2016

Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.

Ahmad Muhammad Rami

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Reflection for July 29 2016

The superior man rises by lifting others.

Robert G Ingersoll

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Reflection for July 22 2016

Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

Warren Buffet

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Reflection for July 15 2016

Most smiles are started by another smile.

Frank A. Clark

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Reflection for July 08 2016

Love is nature's second sun, causing a spring of virtues where he shines.

George Chapman

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Reflection for July 01 2016

You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take.

Wayne Gretzky

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Reflection for June 24 2016

I am one of those people who will dive into the swell, ready to face terrible dangers, to catch a starfish or a sunfish and feel the joy of being alive.

Francisco Coloane

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Reflection for June 17 2016

Children in a family are like flowers in a bouquet; there's always one determined to face in an opposite direction from the way the arranger desires.

Marcelene Cox

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Reflection for June 10 2016

Never ask directions from someone who knows the way, or you will never be able to get lost.

Rabbi Nachman of Breslov

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Reflection for June 03 2016

You will never be able to escape from your heat. So it's better to listen to what it has to say.

Paulo Coelho

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Reflection for May 27 2016

We walk along under the absolute monarchy of the sun. There is complete harmony between being here and being alive.

José Emilio Pacheco

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Reflection for May 20 2016

A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.

William A. Ward

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Reflection for May 13 2016

I am no longer what I was. I will remain what I have become.

Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel

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Reflection for May 06 2016

Life can only be understood backward, but it must be lived forward.

Niels Bohr

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Reflection for April 15 2016

We all live in suspense, from day to day, from hour to hour; in other words, we are the hero of our own story.

Mary McCarthy

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Reflection for April 08 2016

There's something in you that the world needs.

Khalil Gibran

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Reflection for April 01 2016

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

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Reflection for March 25 2016

God's love calls us to move beyond fear. We ask God for the courage to put on faith, hope and love as we go out into the world and become the Word in body as well as spirit. Pope Francis

Fabricio Estrada

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Reflection for March 11 2016

The love we give away is the only love we keep.

Elbert Hubbard

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Reflection for March 04 2016

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

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Reflection for February 26 2016

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Reflection for February 12 2016

Lent comes providentially to reawaken us, to shake us from our lethargy.

Pope Francis

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Reflection for February 05 2016

Hope, like the gleaming taper’s light, adorns and cheers our way; and still, as darker grows the night, emits a brighter ray.

Oliver Goldsmith

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Reflection for January 29 2016

Mother Earth: I study you with the anxiety of one who saw you knows when. I study you like one blindly in love since birth.

Luis Cardoza y Aragón

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Reflection for January 22 2016

All of the larger-than-life questions about our presence here on earth and what gifts we have to offer are spiritual questions. To seek answers to these questions is to seek a sacred path.

Lauren Artress

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Reflection for January 15 2016

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.

Victor Hugo

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Reflection for January 08 2016

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows.

Helen Keller

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Reflection for January 01 2016

The secret of life and art is the threefold: getting started, keeping going, and getting started again.

Seamus Heaney