by Jan on June 16, 2011

To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else—means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight. -  E.E. Cummings, Poet For many of us (…)

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by Jan on June 14, 2011

“Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words. Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny.” – Gandhi I believe it is the words we speak (…)

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Failure: Not an Option

by admin on June 3, 2011

The first time I watched this video, I was astounded by the magnitude of this woman’s determination. But she didn’t become a winner when she crossed the finish line first. She became a winner the moment she pulled herself up (…)

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Sometimes “quiet time” speaks volumes

by Jan on June 2, 2011

The end is nothing, the road is all. Willa Cather, author There was a Goldilocks day for me last weekend. It was a day when there was just the right amount of everything. As it hailed and stormed outside, I (…)

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Hope is the thread that ties us together

by admin on June 1, 2011

“No one ever exists entirely alone; everyone relates to everyone else.” - Buddha As I was researching my first post for Hope On Hope, I was thrilled to stumble upon this quote. There’s something really wonderful and comforting about being part (…)

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An invitation to grow hope.

by Jan on May 31, 2011

“Our ideas, like plants, spread out in proportion to the size of the box that holds the roots.” – Edward Bulwer Lytton For the past several months, I’ve been fortunate to share many of my favorite insights on the power (…)

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Never arrive.

by Jan on May 25, 2011

As my friend says, LEFT FOOT, RIGHT FOOT, one step at a time, moving forward, and you will reach your goal.

Seize the moment.

by Jan on May 16, 2011

“To love is to risk not being loved in return. To hope is to risk pain. To try is to risk failure, but risk must be taken, because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.” – Leo Buscaglia (…)

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“Vision” – defined.

by admin on May 13, 2011

The courage of this young woman is remarkable. She certainly should be considered a Hero of Hope.

We’re all royal on the inside.

by Jan on April 28, 2011

“Our destiny hides among our free choices, disguised as the free-est of all.” – Jawaharlal Nehru Royal carriages? Footmen?  Jewels and ball gowns! By the time most of you read this, the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton will (…)

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