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Here are some inspiring stories about spread your wings.
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
"GOD BLESS MY "COOKIES" " Today I receive a "sweet" letter from one of my "cookies". You see when I taught kindergarten, I called all my sweet children "cookies".Brianna said that everyday she would walk into kindergarten and see a smile on my face. It wasn't difficult to have a smile on my face because every day I was going...
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SPREAD YOUR WINGS
SIGNS AMONGST OTHER LITTLE THINGS... I have always expressed myself through writing. A year or so ago I started up a blog and titled it "Spread Your Wings", mainly because it sums up who I am as an individual. I strive to be a person with strong morals and keep a positive outlook on life, always taking the optimistic route. When I saw this...
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SPREAD YOUR WINGS
"LITTLE LEXY,SEND YOUR KITE TO HEAVEN" Little Lexy send your kite to heaven. Today I bought a kite for little Lexy. This is March and Lexy's Daddy passed on to heaven last March. March is the month for flying kites and I am asking you to flying the kite to your Daddy. Your Daddy Jeffrey was an awesome Daddy and an awesome friend to my son, Michael....
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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SPREAD YOUR WINGS QUOTATIONS
20190321 thursday quote
“At times you have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.”

Alan Alda

20190322 friday quote
“Don’t be afraid to expand yourself, to step out of your comfort zone. That’s where the joy and the adventure lie.”

Herbie Hancock

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“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. ”

Mark Twain

20180821 tuesday quote
“Live your life by a compass, not a clock.”

Stephen R. Covey

20170523 tuesday quote
“A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.”

Maya Angelou

20180824 friday quote
“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

Anaïs Nin

20190319 tuesday quote
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

Mark Twain

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“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go... ”

Theodor Seuss Geisel

20170522 monday quote updated
“To infinity and beyond.”

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story

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“I wanted a perfect ending. Now I've learned, the hard way, that some poems don't rhyme, and some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what's going to happen next. Delicious Ambiguity. ”

Gilda Radner

Thursday quote
“Then, one day, when you least expect it, the great adventure finds you.”

Ewan McGregor

20170526 friday quote
“I haven’t a clue how my story will end, but that’s all right. When you set out on a journey and night covers the road, that’s when you discover the stars.”

Nancy Willard

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'spread your wings'.
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
Pam F My mom is my hero. She raised me by herself. She gave me the best life that anyone could ever ask for. And I love her a lot. She will always be my hero.
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SPREAD YOUR WINGS
Spyder My hero, Lt.Colonel Brian "Spyder" Webster, not only served his country, but all of those he knew. He taught me to be strong, to be a good friend, to fight for justice and to always smile on a sunny day. It is thanks to my hero's courage and noble qualities that I am who I am today, I will keep his memory alive...
SUBMITTED BY KAROL ESCOBAR
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SPREAD YOUR WINGS
Jan H My late wife Jan is and always will be my hero. She and I met when we were teenagers, I married her two years later. She and I had such a wonderful marriage. We had our ups and our downs just like everyone else, but we had a warm and trusting relationship. God so richly blessed us with a fine, fine son, we built...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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Your Comments
Anonymous OCTOBER 13, 2016
I'm afraid of the new,the unknown...but i will learn to spread my wings

Anonymous DECEMBER 4, 2014
nice quote, i hope we all spread our wings some day

Makayla from califonia MAY 8, 2014
this story really touched me I love your story judy

alex from alto JANUARY 10, 2014
soar to the sky

Lynette from Moses Lake, Wa JULY 7, 2013
Can you tell me who the singer is for "Spread Your Wings" on the commercial ? Thanks !

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