Pass It On®

What really distinguishes this generation in all countries from earlier generations...is its determination to act, its joy in action, the assurance of being able to change things by one's own efforts.

HANNAH ARENDT

political philosopher, writer, educator

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Home is people. Not a place. If you go back there after the people are gone, then all you can see is what is not there any more. —Robin Hobb
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it. —Roald Dahl
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. —William Butler Yeats
The heart that gives, gathers. —Marianne Moore
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Joy is the holy fire that keeps our purpose warm and our intelligence aglow. —Helen Keller
Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.  —Saadi
I believe success is achieved by ordinary people with extraordinary determination. —Zig Ziglar
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way. —Fulton J. Sheen
A river cuts through rock, not because of its power, but because of its persistence. —James N. Watkins
It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future.  It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace. —Agnes M. Pharo
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. —Henry van Dyke
The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. —Eleanor Roosevelt
The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety. —Felix Mendelssohn
Health and cheerfulness naturally beget each other. —Joseph Addison
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. —John F. Kennedy

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