Persons appear to us according to the light we throw upon them from our own minds.” Laura Ingalls Wilder, novelist (1867-1957) Everything we see, hear, feel is colored by what we prefer seeing, hearing and feeling, not even aware that we are blind and deaf to much of what surrounds us.


Nothing so soon the drooping spirits can raise, As praises from the men, whom all men praise.” Abraham Cowley, poet (1618-1667) It is strangely true that most of us feel more complimented by a well-known person, yet honest feedback can come from any true caring individual.