“You should believe in your talent and potential. Never lose hope.”~Malala Yousafzai Pakistani activist for female education and Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai was born on this day in 1997.
“The Buddhist expresses it in one way, the Christian in another, but both say the same: We are all one.”~Nikola Tesla Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist Nikola Tesla was born on this day in 1856.
“Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live.”~Dorothy Thompson American journalist and radio broadcaster Dorothy Thompson was born on this day in 1893.
“You are the only person alive who has sole custody of your life … Your entire life … Not just the life of your mind, but the life of your heart. Not just your bank account, but your soul.”~Anna Quindlen American author, journalist, and opinion columnist Anna Quindlen was born on this day in 1952.
“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”~Robert A. Heinlein American science fiction author, aeronautical engineer, and naval officer Robert A. Heinlein was born on this day in 1907.
I talked with the company we decided to contract for our home and made a few decisions regarding the layout and features of the new place. Now we wait to see the damage. I tried to keep most of the features standard, but some things a person would just like to see built-in if they … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 40
We had another busy yet unproductive week. Well, maybe not totally unproductive, but close. The most significant event for the week was our interview on Tuesday by one of the local TV stations. The affiliate is getting ready to air a week-long segment on Western wildfires. Our local case manager asked if we would be … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 39
“There’s no such thing as ‘one, true way’; the only answers worth having are the ones you find for yourself; leave the world better than you found it. Love, freedom, and the chance to do some good — they’re the things worth living and dying for, and if you aren’t willing to die for the … Continue reading Random Quote for June 24, 2021
Temperatures in the low 90s gave way to temperatures in the upper 90s and low 100s last week. Which, of course, made the journey back from our awesome camping trip into half a nightmare. We arrived at our campsite Friday afternoon as planned, then argued with the pop-up camper, trying to get it set up … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 38
“To realize our dreams we must decide to wake up.”~Josephine Baker American-born French entertainer, French Resistance agent, and civil rights activist Josephine Baker was born on this day in 1906.