Some short thoughts taken from the vertical margins of the April/May OUR IOWA magazine:
"Money can buy time but not wisdom."
"Faith means holding on tight when the going gets windy."
"The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor."
~ Herbert Hoover
"To lighten life's load, lift the weight from someone else's back."
"All wise people share one talent in common - the ability to listen."
"When angry, count to 10 before you speak; if very angry, 100."
~ Thomas Jefferson
"Forget what you have done for other people, and remember what other people have done for you."
"The Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime."
~ Martin Luther