Monthly Archives: April 2011

Kindness Power

“Kindness in women, not their beauteous looks, shall win my love” – William Shakespeare “Constant kindess can accomplish much.  As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.” – Albert Schweitzer

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Seeds & Fruit

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” – Robert Louis Stevenson The seeds of motherhood are planted a hundred times a day and bear fruit for hundreds of years.

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New Strength

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

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Honesty’s Future

  “In an honest man there is always something of a child.” – Martial   Being a mom, we touch the future of our society in countless ways.  

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Self-Kindness

  “Wise sayings often fall on barren ground; but a kind word is never thrown away.” – Sir Arthur Helps       “Kindness begets kindness.” – Sophocles   Merely acknowledging the small things we do for our family in a single day … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Enthusiasm

“When a man dies, if he can pass enthusiasm along to his children, he has left them an estate of incalculable value.” – Thomas Alva Edison “Knowledge is power, but enthusiasm pulls the switch.” – Ivern Bell

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Science of Human Relationships

“Today we are faced with the pre-eminent fact that if civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships, the ability of peoples of all kinds to live together and to work together in the same world … Continue reading

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An Encouraging Mother

My mother gave me a bumblebee pin when I started work. She said: “Aerodynamically, bees shouldn’t be able to fly. But they do. Remember that.” – Jill E. Barad

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