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Sunsets

A SUNSET…is what our lives should be: quiet, noble and unhurried.

C.L. Rawlins

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“Maybe innocence is lost when we stop seeing people for who they are and start seeing them for what they are–disabled, confused, frail. We allow ourselves to think of them as not simply older or less able, but ‘other.'”

Sue Halpern, author of A Dog Walks into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life From an Unlikely Teacher

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Apples

“We have become more obsessed with having a shiny apple than with having an apple that doesn’t give us cancer. We need to realize that nature really got it right.”

Jewel,   Health magazine, May 2013

The Three Hardest Tasks

“The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded and to say, “I was wrong.” ~Sydney J Harris