Thursday, September 30, 2010

Thought of the Day

Be brief, be sincere, be seated.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Thought of the Day

When death, the great reconciler, has come, it is never our tenderness that we repent of, but our severity.
T.S. Eliot

Monday, September 27, 2010

Thought of the Day


"Come to the edge." 
"We can't. We're afraid." 
"Come to the edge." 
"We can't. We will fall!" 
"Come to the edge." 
And they came. 
And he pushed them. 
And they flew.
Guillaume Apollinaire

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Thought of the Day

Normal day, let me be aware of the treasure you are... Let me not pass you by in quest of some rare and perfect tomorrow. One day I shall dig my nails into the earth, or bury my face in my pillow, or stretch myself taut, or raise my hands to the sky and want, more than all the world, your return. 
Mary Jean Iron

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Thought of the Day

If you don't know where you're going, any road will get you there.
Lewis Carroll

Friday, September 24, 2010

Thought of the Day

Tears are words the heart can't express.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Thought of the Day


Make visible what without you, might perhaps never have been seen.
- Robert Bresson

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Wondering about Wi-fi?

Thought you might want to hear from Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Arlene King, on the issue of Wi-Fi. Her report will only take you a few minutes to read and can be found here: On the Safety Wi-Fi 

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Thought of the Day


Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. 
George S. Patton

Monday, September 20, 2010

Thought of the Day

Action is the real measure of intelligence. 
Napoleon Hill

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Melbourne Principles for Sustainable Cities

Click on link to go to report - Melbourne Principles for Sustainable Cities

The Melbourne Principles were designed to respect the cultural uniqueness of communities while promoting sustainable living. Let's work together to make Stratford economically healthy, socially vibrant and ecologically sound. Visit the site and as you read the principles, please share ideas or concerns.
Kerry

Thought of the Day

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Japanese Proverb

Friday, September 17, 2010

New Campaign, New Look

Thanks to Anne for all her work updating the website and to Heidi for all the graphics. Check out under photos the picture of the lawn signs that will soon arrive! So thankful for a great team working with me.

Thought of the Day

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
~John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Thought of the Day

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Joseph Addison

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Thought of the Day

Soft words are hard arguments.
Thomas Fuller

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Thought of the Day

Truth is not determined by the volume of the voice.    
Chinese Proverb  

Monday, September 13, 2010

Thought of the Day

He who laughs, lasts.
- Mary Pettibone Poole

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Thought of the Day


There can never be enough said of the virtues, dangers, the power of a shared laugh.
~Fran├žoise Sagan

Thought of the Day

Dare to risk public criticism.
Mary Kay Ash

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Thought of the Day

Tell me with whom you travel, and I'll tell you who you are.     
German Proverb

Friday, September 10, 2010

Thought of the Day

Anything I've ever done that ultimately was worthwhile initially scared me to death.
Betty Bender

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Thought of the Day


It is no longer good enough to cry peace, we must act peace, live peace, and live in peace.
Shenandoah Proverb

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Thought of the Day

There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Thought of the Day

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
Jacques Barzun

Monday, September 6, 2010

Thought of the Day

Achievement seems to be connected with action. Successful men and women keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.
Conrad Hilton

Sunday, September 5, 2010

Thought of the Day

It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him.
John Steinbeck 

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Thought of the Day

Enthusiasm is the best protection in any situation. Wholeheartedness is contagious. Give yourself, if you wish to get others.
David Seabury

Friday, September 3, 2010

Thought of the Day


If you make it plain you like people, it's hard for them to resist liking you back.
- Lois McMaster Bujold

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Thought of the Day


I have noticed that the people who are late are often so much jollier than the people who have to wait for them.
~Anonymous

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Thought of the Day

Teach us to give and not to count the cost.
Ignatius Loyola