[During The 2008 Campaign, I Strongly Endorsed Barack Obama For President. I Did So Early, When Many Democratic Leaders - Including Many Prominent African-American Politicians - Believed The Safe Bet Was To Back Then-front-runner Hillary Clinton.]

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"Most travel, and certainly the rewarding kind, involves depending on the kindness of strangers, putting yourself into the hands of people you dont know and trusting them with your life." - Author: Paul Theroux

Quotes About Finding The Right Girl

"Shes finding it hard to cope - her hopes have been dashed, the future she dreamed about has gone and shes scared about that. Theres nothing in its place. She wants you back. She doesnt want to let go of everything it meant to her. Because the world seems horribly big and empty. Because the future is a very frightening concept when youd previously planned on sharing it with someone. Because shes a girl, shes a romantic and she fears if she lets  go of her dream, shell live a nightmare. Because she has a hope and she fears if she lets her hope go, who will she be?The effort, the pain of clinging on is preferable to the wide-open fear of letting go." - Author: Freya North

Quotes About Prostie

"Poate că fericirea până la adânci bătrâneţi era o prostie, dar acum ştia că voia să facă mai multe fotografii care să surprindă momente cu adevărat fericite. Pentru că acestea vor dura pănă la adânci bătrâneţi." - Author: Nora Roberts

Quotes About Easter And Resurrection

"The day of resurrection is determined in this manner. The first Sunday after the full moon in Aries is celebrated as Easter. Aries begins on the 21st day of March and ends approximately on the 19th day of April. The suns entry into Aries marks the beginning of Spring The moon in its monthly transit around the earth will form sometime between March 21st and April 25th an opposition to the sun, which opposition is called a full moon, The first Sunday after this phenomenon of the heavens occurs Is celebrated as Easter; the Friday preceding this day is observed as Good Friday. This movable date should tell the observant one to look for some interpretation other than the one commonly accepted. These days do not mark the anniversaries of the death and resurrection of an individual who lived on earth." - Author: Neville Goddard

Quotes About The Sierra Nevada

"Flying to Monterey I had a sharp apprehension of the many times before when I had, like Lincoln Steffens, "come back," flown west, followed the sun, each time experiencing a lightening of spirit as the land below opened up, the checkerboards of the midwestern plains giving way to the vast empty reach between the Rockies and the Sierra Nevada; then home, there, where I was from, me, California. It would be a while before I realized that "me" is what we think when our parents die, even at my age, who will look out for me now, who will remember me as I was, who will know what happens to me now, where will I be from." - Author: Joan Didion

Quotes About Bundling Up

"Intercourse was now forbidden to everyone but married people; bundling disappeared. In its place young courting couples engaged in "petting"--which, interpreted broadly, meant that they were could do anything sexual short of intercourse. Women were now held responsible for controlling mens beastly sexuality--halting them from simply plunging ahead--at the same time that they were expected to be sexually innocent: an impossible position." - Author: Leora Tanenbaum

Quotes About The Shire The Hobbit

"So, though there was still some store of weapons in the Shire, these were used mostly as trophies, hanging above hearths or on walls, or gathered into the museum at Michel Delving. The Mathom-house it was called; for anything that Hobbits had no immediate use for, but were unwilling to throw away, they called a mathom. Their dwellings were apt to become rather crowded with mathoms, and many of the presents that passed from hand to hand were of that sort." - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien

Quotes About Gardening And Health

"Connection is health. And what our society does its best to disguise from us is how ordinary, how commonly attainable, health is. We lose our health - and create profitable diseases and dependences - by failing to see the direct connections between living and eating, eating and working, working and loving. In gardening, for instance, one works with the body to feed the body. The work, if it is knowledgeable, makes for excellent food. And it makes one hungry. The work thus makes eating both nourishing and joyful, not consumptive, and keeps the eater from getting fat and weak. This is health, wholeness, a source of delight. (pg.132, The Body and the Earth)" - Author: Wendell Berry

Quotes About Innocent Beauty

"Children, as persons, are entitled to the greatest respect. Children are given to us as free-flying souls, but then we clip their wings like we domesticate the wild mallard. Children should become the role-models for us, their parents, for they are coated with the spirit from which they came- out of the ether, clean, innocent, brimming with the delight of life, aware of the beauty of the simplest thing; a snail, a bud...." - Author: Gerry Spence

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"I think that any time youre able to get a guy like Carmelo Anthony to be on your team, youre going to be a step up." - Author: Earl Monroe