This is a recurring discussion here, but perhaps worth re-starting what with so many new family members since the original. I have tons, like most of us. Here's one that inspired me tonight:

...the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; those who are in the shadows of life; the sick, the needy and the handicapped.

---Hubert Humphrey as he left Washington, DC in 1977.....

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“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” — Dr. Seuss
:D
" Beautiful young people are accidents of nature,But beautiful old people are works of art." ...Eleanor Roosevelt

PS my plan : to get there :)
Today, in Canada we lost Jack Layton, a great man.
"My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we'll change the world."

Jack Layton
"Dead but not intimidated...."

Me
"...When going through hell... KEEP going..."

Sir Winston Churchill
"Never miss a good chance to shut up".... Will Rodgers
"No one said life would be fair not even God"
To remind me never to stay on the pitty party too long, everyone has something to deal with...

"A worn dirty 100 dollar bill is still worth the same no matter how beat up it gets" ~Joel Osteen
I really like that one, always remind me never to settle in life because I know my worth...

"When someone shows you who they are, believe them" ~Maya Angelou
I find people often try to make someone who they want they want that person to be instead of who they really are, it never end well...
I read somewhere that a bill that is less than 3/4 of a bill is not worth anything? That was years ago though, I dunno if that's still true!
Well I'm sure there are some statues of limitations on how beat up a bill can get before it starts losing its value...lol
How come I have three kids and no money? I liked it better when I had no kids and three money. -- Homer Simpson
Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.
Benjamin Franklin

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