Category Archives for Gratitude

Gratitude has its own rewards

CNN recently interviewed a young woman doctor who recently returned from working in Africa.  The reporter asked her the principal difference between practicing medicine in Mozambique and in the United States. “In Mozambique the people bring me little gifts,” she told the interviewer.  “A fistful of walnuts, some eggs, a chicken, whatever they can to […]

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2, 4, 6, 8 – Who Do You Appreciate?

A university professor began reflecting on the people who had a positive impact on his life.  In particular he remembered a schoolteacher who had gone out of her way to instill in him a love of poetry.  He hadn’t seen or spoken to her in many years, but he located her address and sent her […]

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