“He was born, lived, suffered & died for us and I know it!” — Grandpa Thomas (Gordon Monson Thomas) Christmas 2010  

“Wisdom is knowing what to do next. Skill is knowing how to do it. Virtue is doing it.” — David Starr Jordan

  “I love this quote… “To the world you may be just one person… “But to one person you may be the world.”

“Nothing is every lost by courtesy. It is the cheapest of pleasures, cost nothing, and conveys much.” — Erastus Wiman

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” — Hellen Keller

“If you have made mistakes. . . there is always another chance for you. . . you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call “failure” is no the falling down, but the staying down.” — Mary Pickford (1893 – 1979) Canadian Actress Printed January 15, 2013

“Americanism means the virtues of courage, honor, justice, truth, sincerity, and hardihood — the virtues that made America.” — Theodore Roosevelt

“This above all, to thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.” — William Shakespeare