Author Archives: marita

Decision

“The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live.” ~Flora Whittemore

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Christmas

Christmas—that magic blanket that wraps itself about us, that something so intangible that it is like a fragrance. It may weave a spell of nostalgia. Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be … Continue reading

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Understanding

“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to a better understanding of ourselves.” ~Carl Jung

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Change

  “If you don’t create change, change will create you.” ~Unknown

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Understanding life

  “You make a living by what you get; you make a life by what you give.” ~Unknown

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Strength within

‎”Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” ~Mahatma Gandhi

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Gratitude

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. ” ~William A. Ward

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Being Happy

“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” ~Unknown

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New friendships

“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” – Anais Nin

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Life

“Life will bring you pain all by itself. Your responsibility is to create joy.” ~Milton Erickson

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