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Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE

Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE

Submitter’s Note
These are some of the notes (in point form) from thoughts and quotations that I’ve written down and collected over the years, which may be of interest and get you “tinking” about these “airey-fairey matters”. Hope that these thoughts may be helpful and perhaps even inspirational to you .
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THE DAWN OF HOPE
“He who does not hope to win has already lost.”
– Jose Olmedo

“In the depth of the valleys there is hope. In the deserts of despair, there is the refreshing oasis of the human spirit…always.”
– craig

Esperanzo = hope (in Spanish)

SOUTH AFRICA
“Either we stayed as we were, trapped inside our fortress of paranoia, deformed by fear and greed, or we opened the door to Africa… and set forth into the unknown.”
The country survives because of the strength and optimism of its people.
From out of the epic injustice of apartheid towards the tortuous tiny first steps of a “negotiated revolution”, ultimately arose an epic reconciliation.

WALLS
“Man is a great wall builder
The Berlin Wall
The Wailing Wall of Jerusalem
But the wall most impregnable
Has a moat
flowing with fright
around his heart
A wall without windows for the spirit to breeze through
without a door for love to walk in.”
– OSWALD MTSHALI, Soweto (South African) poet
from ‘My Traitor’s Heart’ by Rian Malan (published by Vintage 1990)
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“The most noble aspects of the human spirit – unquenchable in its search for freedom and justice.”
– great writing by Rian Malan in his compelling book ‘My Traitor’s Heart’

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The Universality of Hope: Just Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE

Article Title: The Universality of Hope: Just Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE Shared by: Craig Lock Category (key words): Hope, Quotations, Love, Thoughts, “Inspiration, Spiritual”, Inspirational quotes, Inspirational Writings. Web sites: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4 http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=la_B005GGMAW4_sr?rh=i%3Abooks&field-author=Craig+Lock&sort=relevance&ie=UTF8&qid http://www.creativekiwis.com/amazon.html http://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books/74-craigs-books http://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/craiglock and … Continue reading

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“It’s Not the Mountain We Conquer, but Ourselves”

from my book Beyond the Rainbow available at http://www.amazon.com/Beyond-Zone-book-this-world/dp/1491018135 “It’s Not the Mountain We Conquer, but Ourselves” “The greatest mountain we need to climb lies in our our own minds”. It’s not the highest mountain that we conquer, but ourselves, our … Continue reading

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The Universality of Hope: Just Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE

Article Title: The Universality of Hope: Just Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE Shared by: Craig Lock Category (key words):  Hope, Quotations, Love, Thoughts, “Inspiration, Spiritual”, Inspirational quotes, Inspirational Writings.Web sites: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4http://www.creativekiwis.com/amazon.htmlhttp://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books/74-craigs-books http://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/craiglock and http://www.lulu.com/craiglock The submitter’s blog … Continue reading

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Sharing some Thoughts to Live By (and “put a smile on your dial”… hopefully)

Article Title: Sharing some Thoughts to Live By (and “put a smile on your dial”… hopefully) Shared by: Craig Lock Key Words:  Web sites: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4www.creativekiwis.com/amazon.html http://www.lulu.com/craiglock and http://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/craiglock The submitter’s blogs (with extracts from his various writings: articles, books and … Continue reading

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Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVE

Article Title: Sharing a few Quotations/Thoughts on HOPE and LOVEShared by: Craig LockCategory (key words): Hope, Quotations, Love, Thoughts, “Inspiration, Spiritual”, Inspirational quotes, Inspirational thoughts, Inspirational Writings. Web sites: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4http://www.creativekiwis.com/amazon.htmlhttp://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books/74-craigs-books http://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/craiglock and http://www.lulu.com/craiglock The submitter’s blog (with extracts from his … Continue reading

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Sharing A Few New Inspirational and Uplifting Thoughts (from My Notes)

Article Title: Sharing A Few New Inspirational and Uplifting Thoughts (from My Notes) Shared by: Craig Lock Category (key words): Inspirational quotes, quotations, thoughts, “inspiration, spiritual”, inspirational writings. writing, motor racing, in the Zone, faith, belief, Jesus, champion, champions, books, … Continue reading

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