Nothing Essay

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“Now is the accepted time, not tomorrow, not some more convenient season. It is today that our best work can be done and not some future day or future year. It is today that we fit ourselves for the greater usefulness of tomorrow. Today is the seed time, now are the hours of work, and tomorrow comes the harvest and the playtime.” -- W. E. B. DuBois The best way to predict the future is to create it. -- Peter F. Drucker Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work. -- Peter F. Drucker * Older, younger, anyone can help. We've learned that our legislators listen, and people with passionate and thoughtful concerns make a difference every day. We've had constituents initiate legislation, lobby for it, organize meetings and events, and, of course, call, mail, e-mail and visit legislators to express their views. It's really great to see how much difference that individuals can make. -- Doris Day "You are the people who are shaping a better world. One of the secrets of inner peace is the practice of compassion." -- Dalai Lama (1935 -) "With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world." -- Dalai Lama * I believe that individuals can make a difference in society. Since periods of change such as the present one come so rarely in human history, it is up to each of us to make the best use of our time to help create a happier world. -- The Dalai Lama …So, take what's inside you and make big, bold choices. And for those who can't speak for themselves, use bold voices. And make friends and love well, bring art to this place. And make this world better for the whole human race. -- Jamie Lee Curtis "When we acknowledge that all of life is sacred and that each act is an act of choice and therefore sacred, then life is a sacred dance lived consciously each moment. When we live at

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