Tag Archives: Persistence

Flying on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence

~ A  wish… that we may fly on the wings of….. kindness, appreciation, compassion and persistence ~ ~  Expanding upon this wish… with words from Brother David Steindl-Rast, from his beautiful and inspiring video “A Good Day” ~ “So these … Continue reading

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“California Rising” … “We have become what we are by welcoming new people and new ideas.”

~ Amazing!!! ~ ~ “We believe in the potential of every child in our state. Every single one.” ~ ~ Link to the printable pdf copy of that art work and poster:  California Rising, Marin Community Foundation. Marin Community Foundation, … Continue reading

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Nevertheless…. SHE persisted… WE persist in all walks of our lives…walking with compassion and love…

~ ~ ~ ~ “Women Have a Key Role in Ensuring Global Peace” ~ ~ ~ Encouraging excerpts from that  article: ~ ~ ~ The whole article… quite remarkable ideas! ~ ~ ~   ~ ~ Elizabeth Warren… a determined, … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes….” …doing whatever we can….

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Inspiration from: Nkosi Johnson, 11 years old “His big moment came in July 2000, when he addressed delegates at the 13th International Aids Conference in Durban. A tiny figure in a shiny dark suit and … Continue reading

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Inspired to be… extending our limits….and that we did!

  ~ “one extends one’s limits only be exceeding them” ~ ~ I got this fortune in a fortune cookie … “one extends one’s limits only be exceeding them” … this summer in the mountains of New Hampshire.    We … Continue reading

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Ohhhhh….how wonderful it might be….if we could…….

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ …….Ohhhhhhhh…….. ….how wonderful it might be…. if you could……… if I could………………. if we could………………………. Whatever “it” might be …..that each of … Continue reading

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One step at a time….balanced, steady, calm…patience, persistence and perseverance…

~ ~ some helpful encouragement  I received from a friend… one day at a time…. one step at a time… one moment at a time…. remaining balanced, steady and calm ~ One step at a time… coming back again and … Continue reading

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