Category Archives: Work and Labor

Gratitude Sunday: Nag, Nag, Nag

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If you think you’re too small to have an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito.” Anita Roddick Sunday Haiku First nip of crisp air, chrysanthemums bloom fiercely against autumn’s threats. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: The United States Of America Is A Lie

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.” Simone de Beauvoir Sunday Haiku August memories, frivolous grasshopper days, warm campfire evenings. Sunday Musings The United States of America … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Simple Excellence

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.” Albert Schweitzer Sunday Haiku Summer heat breaks, wind cools warmed skin, wet refreshment; flowers … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Independence? It’s All Political

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I claim that human mind or human society is not divided into watertight compartments called social, political, and religious. All act and react upon one another.” Mahatma Gandhi Sunday Haiku Unstable weather: … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: If You Never; or, Polish Your Lens

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “In a sane, civil, intelligent, and moral society, you don’t blame poor people for being poor.” Andrew Young Sunday Haiku Glorious dark gray, gloomy, damp, cool, mid-spring days amid bright flowers. Sunday … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Working Forward

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If we want boys [all youth] to succeed, we need to bring them back to education by making education relevant to them and bring in more service learning and vocational education.” Michael … Continue reading

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