Actions Speak Louder than Words

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.