Great & Meaningful Quotes


Well-known Member
Porlock, Calif
...[People] say...[g]overnment doesn’t work. Well, take a closer look. Government may not work well for average Americans, but it has been working very well for Wall Street, for multinational corporations, and for the financial superclass. They get the government they want, and they pay handsomely to get it.

~~from Who Stole the American Dream? by Hedrick Smith


Senior Member
The roots of a child’s ability to cope and thrive, regardless of circumstance, lie in that child’s having had at least a small, safe place (an apartment? a room? a lap?) in which, in the companionship of a loving person, that child could discover that he or she was lovable and capable of loving in return.
Fred Rogers


New Member
The late Rev. Schuller, founder of the Crystal Cathedral (now Christ Cathedral) in Garden Grove near Los Angeles:

Today is the first day of the rest of my life.

God loves you, and so do I.

What you are is God's gift to you; what you make of yourself is your gift to him.

and many more.