Sunday Inspiration: There are still stars

“With my intellect I see cause for nothing but pessimism and even despair. But I can’t settle for what my intellect tells me. That’s not all of it… There are still stars which move in ordered and beautiful rhythm. There are still people in this world who keep promises. That’s enough to keep my heart…

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Sunday Inspiration: Happy Halloween!

“I’ve learned that fear limits you and your vision. It serves as blinders to what may be just a few steps down the road for you. The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path. Transforming fear into freedom –…

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Sunday Inspiration: With thanks…

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” -John Bunyan With my personal thanks to all the brave, compassionate people who are stepping forward to help the victims of Hurricanes Ian and Fiona. When the world seems darkest, so many people help for no other reason…

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Sunday Inspiration: Forgiveness

A Prayer for Yom Kippur To those I may have wronged I ask forgiveness. To those I may have helped, I wish I could have done more. To those I neglected to help I ask for understanding. To those who helped me I thank you with all my Heart. -G’mar Hatimah Tovah Today’s quote is in…

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Sunday Inspiration: Flowers Always Make People Better

FLOWERS ALWAYS MAKE PEOPLE BETTER “Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.” – Luther Burbank As summer slips into the beginnings of fall here in Chautauqua, New York, I find myself saying goodbye to the beautiful flowers that have given me and so many others…

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Sunday Inspiration: The Queen

“Over the years, those who have seemed to me to be the most happy, contented and fulfilled have always been the people who have lived the most outgoing and unselfish lives.” -Queen Elizabeth II What a grand lady and inspirational world leader she was. She will be missed by many. I hope that despite tragedies…

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