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Quotations

Confidence

Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture. Lydia M. Child

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Quotations

Dreams

It is on the whole probably that we continually dream, but that consciousness makes such a noise that we do not hear it. Carl Gustav Jung

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Humor

No apologies necessary Mr. Cosby

There are four boxes to be used in defense of liberty: soap, ballot, jury, and ammo.  Please use in that order.  Bill Cosby has a great way of “distilling” things.  Looks like he’s done it […]

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Good works

By cultivating the beautiful we scatter the seeds of heavenly flowers, as by doing good we cultivate those that belong to humanity. Robert A. Heinlein

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Fortitude

You can’t learn too soon that the most useful thing about a principle is that it can always be sacrificed to expediency. William Maugham

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Cooking

Chocolate-Cranberry White Chunk Cookies

Total time: 45 minutes; active time: 15 minutes 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup Dutch process cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon kosher or sea salt 1 cup plus 2 Tablespoons softened unsalted butter […]

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Humor

Sister Randy and Sister Wendy

In the 1990s there was an art appreciation show on PBS with this funny little nun, Sister Wendy.  Following her suceess, my distant cousin Buzz Hays worked with a group that put together a great […]