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Thought of the Moment

Carpe Diem

Nothing is worth more than this day.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Read more



It is more noble to give yourself completely to one individual than to labor diligently for the salvation of the masses.

- Dag Hammarskjold Read more


Making a Difference

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

- Mahatma Gandhi Read more



I had one idea that never changed in my mind - that you should use your wealth to help people.

- Chuck Feeney Read more


The Richest Person In The Cemetery

The richest person in the cemetery is the one who left the most happy memories.

- Matshona Dhliwayo Read more


A friend who cares

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.

- Henri Nouwen Read more


What people really want to know about you.

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

- Theodore Roosevelt Read more



Choice, not chance, determines your destiny.

- Aristotle Read more



Beware that, when fighting monsters, you yourself do not become a monster.

- Friedrich Nietzsche Read more



A good friend doesn't make you wonder if he or she is taking advantage of you. If you have to wonder more than once, ask yourself if you would want a loved one to have that kind of friend over the long term.

As Khalil Gibran once wrote, friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. Read more