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Quotes - Oct, 1997 Issue

"Democracy subverts itself if it subverts the habits of self-restraint, self-denial, and public-spiritedness." 
- George F. Will, Statecraft As Soulcraft, 1983.
"...childhood and adolescent are critical windows of opportunity for setting down the essential emotional habits that will govern our lives."
- Daniel Goleman, Emotional Intelligence
"It's fascinating that many elders are making themselves into people that no one could possible admire."
- Robert Bly, 1996
"It has been my experience, that every family has at least one relative with redeeming qualities, who becomes a source of support and guidance for the youth."
- Rhonda Caffee, Woodside Trails Therapeutic Camp, 1996
“The ever changing realm of personal growth is too intangible and ephermeral to grasp with scientific precision.... Because we can’t quantify an experience we often seem to underestimate its importance.”
"The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows:  It is what the man or woman is able to do that counts."
- Brooker T. Washington

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