Still in shock, I send hugs to all friends here
Somedays, it just doesn't pay to gnaw through the leather straps
I am neither made or unmade by happenings around me, but by my reaction to them.
May this disease NEVER be allowed to take another wife, mother, daughter, sister, partner or friend........
I cannot control the wind, but I CAN adjust my sails
You can choose to look UP or DOWN--it's all about putting perfume on a pig. It is still a pig and it STILL stinks, but it stinks BETTER!
Mikki630's Breast Cancer Chronicle--Demystifying BC, one step at a time
Secularists are not "value-free." Their values are simply grounded in earthly concerns rather than in anticipation of heavenly rewards or fear of infernal punishments.
--Susan Jacoby, auther of "Freethinkers: a History of American Secularism
"Secularism teaches us to be good here and now...teaches us to be just here and now...its end and aim is to make the world better everyday--to do away with poverty and crime, and to cover the world with happy and contented homes."--written over 125 yrs ago by Robert Ingersoll, Works, vol. 8, pp.393-94