Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Quotables of November

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This month: On Being Thankful.

At this time of economic uncertainty, there is no better time than now to examine your life and discover what is truly important. What is really important in your life? What are you thankful for? Most importantly, who are you thankful for? Have your shared with them your feelings of gratitude?

"I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate." ~ Elbert Hubbard

"Be thankful we're not getting all the government we're paying for." ~ Will Rogers

"Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed." ~ Mark Twain

"A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves." ~ Henry Ward Beecher

"Remember that not to be happy is not to be grateful." ~ Elizabeth Carter

"Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some." ~ Charles Dickens

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