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Every drop in the ocean counts. ~Yoko Ono Advertisements

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I have no children, I do not watch television, and I do not believe in God — all paths taken by mortals to make their lives easier. Children help us to defer the painful task of confronting ourselves, and grandchildren … Continue reading

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Anything I’ve ever done that ultimately was worthwhile… initially scared me to death. ~Betty Bender

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One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others. ~Lewis Carroll

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Only when we understand can we care; only when we care shall we help; only if we help will all be saved. ~Jane Goodall

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If you wait until you can do everything for everybody, instead of something for somebody, you’ll end up not doing anything for anybody. ~Malcolm Bane

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What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail? ~Robert Schuller

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