“Honest people don't hide their deeds.”~Emily Brontë English novelist and poet Emily Brontë was born on this day in 1818.
“Sometimes we know in our bones what we really need to do, but we're afraid to do it. Taking a chance and stepping beyond the safety of the world we've always known is the only way to grow, though and without risk there is no reward.”~Wil Wheaton American actor, blogger, and writer Wil Wheaton was … Continue reading Random Quote for July 29, 2021
“There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.”~Jackie Kennedy American socialite, book editor, writer, photographer, and former First Lady of the United States Jackie Kennedy was born on this day in 1929.
“Enjoy a ‘world’ where the fantastic is fact and magic really works!”~Gary Gygax American game designer and author best known for co-creating the pioneering role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons (D&D [with Dave Arneson]) Gary Gygax was born on this day in 1938.
“There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.”~Aldous Huxley English writer and philosopher Aldous Huxley was born on this day in 1894.
We spent much of the week organizing our storage locker and our thoughts. (C) 2021, JJ ShaunBefore (C) 2021, JJ ShaunAfter. While we didn’t donate as much stuff this time, we could better assess what kind of room we have available for those furniture donations we know are still forthcoming (thank you, Miss Amy). We … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 43
“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.”~Amelia Earhart American pilot and author Amelia Earhart was born on … Continue reading Random Quote for July 24, 2021
“The strength you've insisted on assigning to others is actually within yourself.”~Lisa Alther American author and novelist Lisa Alther was born on this day in 1944.
“The secret to happiness, of course, is not getting what you want; it's wanting what you get.”~Alex Trebek Canadian-American game show host and television personality Alex Trebek was born on this day in 1940.
“Seize the day. Make your life extraordinary.”~Robin Williams American actor and comedian Robin Williams was born on this day in 1951.