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Friday Philosophy...Kindness

Shaking off a mood with kindness. I hope these quotes bring you some warm fuzzies, wherever you may be. :)

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.” ~ Plato… 93 more words


"Lelia: The Life of George Sand" by André Maurois.

This book was recommended to me by my mother, who told me that it had changed her perspective on life when she was younger, as she pointed out that there was much to be learned from George Sand’s attitude towards life, people and love. 712 more words

Book Review

Thought for today january 8th 2015

It is a mistake to regard age as a downhill grade toward
dissolution. The reverse is true. As one grows older
one climbs with surprising strides. 8 more words


ashamed or conscience-stricken

Jacques says: “I have never forced my imagination to rekindle or reanimate a feeling in my soul which I no longer found there. I have never looked upon love as a duty, constancy as a rôle. 37 more words


the other a disgrace

Jacques says to his bride on their wedding day: “Society is about to dictate an oath to you. You are about to swear to be faithful and obedient to me, that is to say, never to love any one but me, and to obey me in all things. 27 more words


Quotable Women ~ December 30th

“There are no more thorough prudes than those who have some little secret to hide.”

- George Sand (1804-1876), French Writer



Welcome to another Waiting on Wednesday, our special day for sharing upcoming book releases.  Hop on over to Breaking the Spine to find out what everyone else is excited about. 320 more words

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