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‘We leave traces of ourselves wherever we go, on whatever we touch’ – Lewis Thomas ‘A light, tender, sensitive touch is worth more than a ton of brawn’ – Peter Thomson ‘Touch seems to be as essential as sunlight’ –


‘Every exit is an entry somewhere else.’ – Tom Stoppard ‘Set out from any point. They are all alike. They all lead to a point of departure.’ – Antonio Porchia ‘The return makes one love the farewell.’ – Alfred De


‘A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere.’ – Joyce Meyer ‘We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.’ – Anaïs Nin ‘Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.’ – William Wordsworth


‘Reading brings us unknown friends’ – Honoré de Balzac ‘We live and breathe words.’ – Cassandra Clare ‘Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.’ – Voltaire

Brothers and sisters

‘Our brothers and sisters are there with us from the dawn of our personal stories to the inevitable dusk.’ – Susan Scarf Merrell ‘Brothers and sisters are as close as hands and feet.’  – Vietnamese Proverb ‘Brothers and sisters, look

Fun and games

“People tend to forget that play is serious.” – David Hockney “A child loves to play not because it is easy, but because it is hard.” – B. Spock, M.D. “Play is the exultation of the possible.” – Martin Buber


‘Most smiles are started by another smile.’ – Frank A. Clark ‘Love the moment and the energy of that moment will spread beyond all boundaries.’ – Corita Kent ‘Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.’ – Connie Stevens


‘Conversation is food for the soul.’ – Mexican Proverb ‘A single conversation with a wise person is worth a month’s study of books.’ – Chinese Proverb ‘The character of a man is known from his conversations.’ – Menander, 342 –

In love

‘From the beginning of my life I have been looking for your face but today I have seen it’ – Rumi ‘Let’s do it, let’s fall in love’ – Cole Porter ‘The best thing to hold onto in life is