Thoughts

(Contributed by Robert Dupree 
 

'A' IS FOR APRIL  AND...............

 

"APRIL SHOWERS BRING MAY FLOWERS!" 

"A little flower that blooms in May. A lovely sunset at the end of a day Someone helping a stranger along the way. That's heaven to me".

SAM COOKE

(SUBMITTED BY FRANKLIN DAGGS) 

 

(MAY WILL SOON BE HERE!) dlg 

KNOWN SPECIAL GARDENERS IN OUR CLASS:    MARTHA LOWER  MILLER ,SHARON SNEDDEN, GORDONA DUCA, MARY LOU GOLASINSKI BRUNO, NANCY NUCKOLLS MOORE, EVA WELSH, CAROLYN BERTIE WALLIS, CONNIE CLEMENTS RINNER, NANCY WILSON ALLEN, 

 

The first requisite of a good citizen in this republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing to pull his own weight." 

THEODORE ROOSEVELT

(SUBMITTED BY FRANKLIN DAGGS)

 

 

 

 

 

valentine memory ..year? 

A group of "Valentines" tap dancing for you!!!! Smile. 

Judy Taylor, Jill Bloss, Donna Polite, Tap Dance Teacher, Donna Brown...1st Row 

Carolyn Schell, Jan Coody, ......, Nancy McClain, Gatra Marvin. 

CHRISTMAS WISHES OF 2020

Christmas gift for you: 

'True wealth can not be found in your bank account. It can only be found in those you call friends. Those with whom you share your deepest feelings. And those who accept you for who you really are."  UNKNOWN

(SUBMITTED BY: FRANKLIN DAGGS - DECEMBER 15, 2020 

 

Merry Christmas to each of you, dear friends. 

 

"THOUGHTS FOR YOU"

heart" NO great advance has ever been made in science, politics, or religion, without controversy." heart

Lyman Beecher 

(1775-1863)

American Presbyterian Clergyman 

Quote submitted by Franklin Daggs 

 

"Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to. "

ALFRED A. MONTAPERT

(1906-97) AMERICAN ENGINEER . PHILOSOPHER

QUOTE SUBMITTED BY FRANKLIN DAGGS 

 

 

 

TEDDY....CAROL WISE SCHMIDT'S DOG 

THREE WONDERFUL DOGS OWNED BY GORDONA...The names are: Heidi, Misty and the best of all...Chanel! smile. 

OX

ROXIE JANE FRIEND OF DONNA L.POLITE GANTT 

 

 

 

"YOU ARE AS YOUNG AS YOUR FAITH, AS OLD AS YOUR DOUBT; AS YOUNG AS YOUR SELF-CONFIDENCE, AS OLD AS YOUR FEARS, AS YOUNG AS YOUR HOPE, AS OLD AS YOUR DESPAIR."

DOUGLAS MAC ARTHUR 

1880-1964

(Quote submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

 

 

(Hope all will have a good 2020 Thanksgiving whether deciding to be with family or not...........

Treasure all of the memories for certain! dlg 

 

 

 

 

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MOMENTS OF SILENCE FOR 9/11 

 

 

 

 

AUTUMN is on the way!  A time for renewal!   


 

AUGUST 18, 2020 

LET'S ALL BE KIND, EVERY ONE HAS A STORY

 

Take the time to have a good conversation over a cup of coffee or even a glass of ice-cold beer! 

 

 

 

 

   "THOUGHTS"

July 4, 2020

submitted by Franklin Daggs


June 26, 2020 

"Discouragement happens in increments, deal with it every day before it has a chance to grow.  

Lets all make the day count". 

 

"The four corner-stones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: Initiative, Imagination, Individuality and Independence".

Eddie Rickenbacker 

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

"Don't interfere with anything in the Constitution.  That must be maintained, for it is the only safe-guard of our liberties." 

Abraham Lincoln 

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

ARE WE ON WATCH, FRIENDS? GUARD 

OUR LIBERTIES. dlg 

 

 

 

APRIL 17, 2020 

"But friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life, and thanks to a benevolent arrangement, the greater part of life is sunshine."  

Thomas Jefferson

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

'March 20, 2020 

"Let us realize that what happens round us is largely outside our control, but that the way we choose to react to it is inside our control."

("Apples of Gold") 

 

March 20, 2020 

"Lord, the more things get out of man's control the more obvious it becomes that this nation, this world, desperately needs to turn to You. Touch the hearts, the conscience and the common sense of mankind, Lord, and make us realize we can't do this on our own."

CHARLIE DANIELS

(submitted by Franklin Daggs)

and "GOD BLESS AMERICA" 

March 1, 2020

 

"MORNING PRAYER"

"Lord, there is much to make us afraid, cause us to fear and doubt the future, but help us to live today and leave all our tomorrows to You, in the sure faith and knowledge that nothing is beyond Your power, that You can turn any tide, calm any storm, defeat any evil."

Charlie Daniels

(submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

February 17, 2020

 

"When I say "Be kind to one another,"I don' t

mean only the people that think the same way you do, I mean be kind to everyone."

Ellen DeGenerest, Comedian 

 

"Work eight hours and sleep eight hours, 

and make sure they are not the same eight hours."

T . Boone Pickens 

"Every day is lost in which we do not learn something useful. Man has no nobler or more valuable possession than time." 

THOMAS JEFFERSON

(SUBMITTED BY FRANKLIN DAGGS) 

"Lord, where we are wrong, make us willing to change; where we are right, make us easy to live with"

PETER MARSHALL 

(SUBMITTED BY FRANKLIN DAGGS) 

 

 

 

 

February 8, 2020

"When friends meet, hearts warm." 

(PROVERB) Remember your friends

on Valentine's Day - February 14

 

February 5, 2020

"Thank goodness for the first snow.  It was a reminder no matter how old you became and how much you'd seen, things could still be new if you were willing to believe they still mattered.".

Candace Bushnell

(Sumitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

 

  JANUARY 17, 2020 

 

SOME PITHY SAYINGS

"LIFE IS LIKE RIDING A BICYCLE. YOU DON'T FALL OFF UNLESS YOU STOP PEDALING".(ain't that the truth?) 

 

"People do not live by bread alone. They need buttering up once in a while. "

"Some people succeed because they are destined to, but most people succeed because they are determined to." 

"A person doesn't become old until his regrets take the place of his dreams." (LET'S KEEP DREAMIN!) 

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  OCTOBER 5, 2019 

"There are two things that men should never weary of, goodness and humility; we get none too much of them in this rough world among cold, proud people." 

Quote by Robert Louis Stevenson 

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

"Focus on your strengths, not your weaknesses.  Focus on your character, not your reputation. Focus on your blessings, not your misfortunes. "

Quote by Roy T. Bennett

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs)

 

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                                 September 12 2019 

 

"In 3 words, I can sum up everything I know about life: IT GOES ON." 

Quote by Robert Frost 

 

"Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise."

Quote by Victor Hugo 

 

"The word LISTEN contains the same letters as the word SILENT." 

Quote by Alfred Brendel 

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KEEP ON PUSHING 

"Push your boundaries beyond the ordinary; be that "extra" in "extraordinary." 

 

Quote by Roy T. Bennett

SUBMITTED BY FRANKLIN DAGGS

 

 

                          "Starting Over"

                          August 18, 2019 

"Hit the reset button. Whatever

happened yesterday, forget about 

it. Get a new perspective. Today

is a new day. Fresh start, begins now. "

Germany Kent

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

 

                                           "TALENT "

                                   AUGUST 15, 2019

 

"Hide not your talents, they for use were made,

What's a sundial in the shade?"

Benjamin Franklin 

(Submitted by Franklin Daggs) 

 

                                     "CHOICE"

                                    JULY 30, 2019 

"Attitude is a choice.  Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make, makes you. Choose wisely. 

QUOTE BY : ROY T. BENNETT 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

 

                           JULY 17, 2019 

                    QUOTE BY CHARLES EVANS HUGHES           

    "The first lesson in civics is that efficient government begins at home. "

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

 


"The first requisite of a good citizen in this 

republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing

to pull his own weight". 

 

THEODORE ROOSEVELT 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs_ 

 

 

                          QUOTE BY PETER MARSHALL

   "May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please, but as the opportunity to do what is right"

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

                              

                                    "TO BE YOURSELF"

 

                                          JUNE 28, 2019 

"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment." 

RALPH WALDO EMERSON 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

 

 

 

                                 "GRATITUDE"

JUNE 5, 2019

"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.  It turns what we 

have into enough, and more.  It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can

turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend." 

MELODY BEATTIE 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

 

 

 

MAY 23, 2019 

"Wisdom is to live in the present, plan for the future and profit from the past". AUTHOR UNKNOWN 

 

"I've learned that all a person has in life is family and friends. If you lose those, you have nothing. So friends are to be treasured more than anything else in the world."

Trey Parker and Matt Stone 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

 

 

May 11, 2019 

"People will forget what you said, 

People will forget what you did but

People will never forget how you made them feel". 

Dr. Maya Angelou 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs) 

 

"We won't always know whose lives we touched and made better for our having cared, because actions can sometimes have unforeseen ramifications. What's important is that you do care and you act." 

Charlotte Lunsford 

(Contributed by Franklin Daggs)