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Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 31, 2014

“It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauties to know the sense of wonder and humility. ” ― Rachel Carson

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 30, 2014

“It is easy in the world to live after the world’s opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.”  – Ralph Waldon Emerson

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 29, 2014

“If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.” – Henry David Thoreau

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 26, 2014

“The physical exercise and emotional stretching that children enjoy in unorganized play is more varied and less time-bound than is found in organized sports. Playtime—especially unstructured, imaginative, exploratory play—is increasingly recognized as an essential component of wholesome child development.”  ― Richard Louv

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 24, 2014

“Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. And this will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in swaddling cloths and lying in a manger.” Luke 2:10-12

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 24, 2014

“Mankind is a great, an immense family. This is proved by what we feel in our hearts at Christmas.” – Pope John Paul XXIII

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 23, 2014

“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldon Emerson

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 22, 2014

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 19, 2014

“If you can’t live in the land you love, love the land you’re in.”  ― Richard Louv

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 18, 2014

“We have lived our lives by the assumption that what was good for us would be good for the world. We have been wrong. We must change our lives so that it will be possible to live by the contrary assumption, that what is good for the world will be good for us. And that … Continue reading

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