haveaheart


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This is a great thread. What a face! He is a beautiful child.



“While to the claims of charity a man may yield and yet be free, to the claims of conformity no man may yield and remain free at all” Oscar Wilde

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“Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.”
St. Francis of Assisi

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 haveaheart wrote:
“Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.”
St. Francis of Assisi



Welcome haveaheart, post on!

WE LURV YOU TOO! Dork!!!
No greater love is lost than that not shared.

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 haveaheart wrote:
This is a great thread. What a face! He is a beautiful child.



“While to the claims of charity a man may yield and yet be free, to the claims of conformity no man may yield and remain free at all” Oscar Wilde



Please be a part of the cure.

haveaheart


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 don'twantaname wrote:


Welcome haveaheart, post on!



Thank you don'twantaname! This is all new to me, so I appreciate both the encouragement and the welcome!

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All crush'd and stone-cast in behaviour,
She stood as a marble would stand,
Then the Saviour bent down, and the Saviour
In silence wrote on in the sand.
- Joaquin Miller (pseudonym of Cincinnatus Hiner Miller), Charity

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I deem it the duty of every man to devote a certain portion of his income for charitable purposes; and that it is his further duty to see it so applied as to do the most good of which it is capable.
- Thomas Jefferson

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The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
- Helen Adams Keller

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Lady, you know no rules of charity,
Which renders good for bad, blessings for curses.
- William Shakespeare, The Tragedy of King Richard the Third
(King Richard at I, ii)

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He is truly great who hath a great charity.
- Thomas a Kempis, Imitation of Christ (bk. I, ch. III),
(Dibdin's translation)

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"Make it a rule…never to lie down at night without being able to say, "I have made one human being at least a little wiser, a little happier or a little better
this day." - Charles Kingsley

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"When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such
a manner that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice." Old Indian Saying

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"You must be the change you wish to see in the world." - Mahatma Gandhi

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"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change
the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead

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 haveaheart wrote:
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change
the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead



Hey Haveaheart, you came back!
You can come over to the other threads and play if you want. We don't bite. Well some of us burn stuff, stay away from the malcontents for awhile, unless you like to burn stuff with lemmings.

WE LURV YOU TOO! Dork!!!
No greater love is lost than that not shared.

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You're too kind d'name. I think I've already irritated some folks in the BBM thread though. I better stick around the charity thread for now. More my speed...although....FIRE, FIRE, FIRE...huh, don't know where that came from. The opinionated need to play too! I'll check out the other threads later...thanks again!


"Life is short. Be swift to love! Make haste to be kind!" - Henri Amiel


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 haveaheart wrote:
You're too kind d'name. I think I've already irritated some folks in the BBM thread though. I better stick around the charity thread for now. More my speed...although....FIRE, FIRE, FIRE...huh, don't know where that came from. The opinionated need to play too! I'll check out the other threads later...thanks again!


"Life is short. Be swift to love! Make haste to be kind!" - Henri Amiel




Oh no, another boy, I bet!

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 don'twantaname wrote:


Oh no, another boy, I bet!



I don't think so, although that "swift to love" line is definitely male. Kind of like "slam, bam."



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"Did universal charity prevail, earth would be a heaven, and hell a fable.."
Charles Caleb Colton

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 pooflady wrote:


I don't think so, although that "swift to love" line is definitely male. Kind of like "slam, bam."



Think he/she will stick around long enough to tell us?

You can come back, that other thread is as bad as it gets here.

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 pooflady wrote:


I don't think so, although that "swift to love" line is definitely male. Kind of like "slam, bam."



LMAO, poof!

edit: Thank you, ma'am

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 AlienResearchGrpHome wrote:


LMAO, poof!

edit: Thank you, ma'am



!!!ARGHs have manners!!!



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 pooflady wrote:


!!!ARGHs have manners!!!


well, of course he does!!!

boost



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"You cannot hope to build a better world without improving individuals. We all must work for our own improvement, and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity." - Marie Curie

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 haveaheart wrote:
"You cannot hope to build a better world without improving individuals. We all must work for our own improvement, and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity." - Marie Curie



This would work better if the majority of ones efforts, on the "individual" level was concentrated on the "self," don't you think?

haveaheart


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 AlienResearchGrpHome wrote:


This would work better if the majority of ones efforts, on the "individual" level was concentrated on the "self," don't you think?



Very true indeed. Hence the quote: "We all must work for our own improvement..." That's what I took it to mean in the first place...what am I missing?

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 haveaheart wrote:


Very true indeed. Hence the quote: "We all must work for our own improvement..." That's what I took it to mean in the first place...what am I missing?


Nothing.

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Are you finally getting sleepy too Alien?

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bouguereau - charity

haveaheart


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We can only learn to love by loving.
Iris Murdoch

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Begging for Charity - Zurab Natchkepia Exhibit

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 AlienResearchGrpHome wrote:

bouguereau - charity



These people need clothes on.

Grumpy 'til the day I die.

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I like Argh's nephew's picture better.



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pooflady


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 TrafficTony wrote:


LOL yes, I'm offended by his thingy.



Thingy? THINGY? I really feel you could use a more adult term. Wee-wee.



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 pooflady wrote:


Thingy? THINGY? I really feel you could use a more adult term. Wee-wee.



or pee pee

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pooflady


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 TrafficTony wrote:


Stop! You're embarrassing me.



That could be an interesting thread - What do you call yours?



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 pooflady wrote:


That could be an interesting thread - What do you call yours?


Are you people really dragging the charity thread into the gutter?!?

pooflady


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 tall4agirl wrote:

Are you people really dragging the charity thread into the gutter?!?



No, of course not. How could you think that? I meant another thread.



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