Just sayin'. Janet
p.s. must-read!! Chris Hedges' latest - We, the Vast Underclass, Must Rise Up Against Global Mafia - or Die
p.p.s. thanks for making my day to those 2 people who made my day! (the legless guy in the wheelchair who gave me a great smile & morning greeting, & the coffee shop woman I chatted with. People are still the best!!)
'Quote of the day': “I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. And because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do the something I can do.” – Edward Everett Hale
Runners-up for Q of the day:
“’Be fair,” say the temporizers, “tell both sides of the story.” But how can you be fair to both sides of a rape? Of a murder? Of a massacre?” – Edward Abbey, “A Voice Crying in the Wilderness”
“In helping others we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us.” – Flora Edwards
“A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.” – Henrik Ibsen
“Growth for growth’s sake is the ideology of the cancer cell.” – Edward Abbey
“Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the worst of failures.” – George Edward Woodberry, quoted in Reflections of Eden – My Years with the Orangutans of Borneo, by Birute Galdikas (Little, Brown & Co., 1995).
“Environmentalists have been looked on as the dreamers of the world, when in fact they are the realists.” – Edward O. Wilson, world-renowned entomologist
** GOBS of other great quotations listed in the 'Quotation Central!' section.