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On a Bumper Sticker

You don’t have to believe what you think.

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Thanks, Tom

I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.

~Thomas Edison

 

Case in point. Sweet potato fries do not work when baked at 400°F for an hour in my oven. They burn. And waste 15 minutes of peeling/chopping time. And make the house really smoky.

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But, Mr. Edison, you would be happy to know that this failure hasn’t dissuaded me. The three fries that didn’t burn tasted mahvelous. I will try again.

 

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Quote of the Week #3

A person’s a person, no matter how small.

~Theodor Seuss Geisell

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Quote of the Week #2

It is one of the beautiful compensations of this life that no one can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

~Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Quote of the Week #1

The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes ~

Marcel Proust

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Quote of the Year

 

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire

–William Butler Yeats

 

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