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Thought for the Day – June 17th


Smiles, Samuel. Self-Help; With Illustrations of Character, Conduct, and Perseverance. 1873., pg 351
SEE: http://www.gutenberg.org/dirs/etext97/selfh10h.htm
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=AW4vAQAAMAAJ
WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Smiles


Thought for the Day – May 8th


Keller, Helen. “The Simplest Way to be Happy,” Home Magazine. Feb, 1933
SEE: http://www.afb.org/section.aspx?SectionID=1&TopicID=193&SubTopicID=12&DocumentID=1211
WEB PRESENCE: http://www.hki.org/
WEB PRESENCE: http://www.braillebug.org/helen_keller_bio.asp
WEB PRESENCE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Keller

Thought for the Day – May 6th


“En wie gelukkig is, zal ook anderen gelukkig maken, wie moed en vertrouwen heeft, zal nooit in de ellende ondergaan!”
Frank, Anne. The Diary of Anne Frank. Netherlands: Maple Press, 2011.
(12 June 1942 – 1 August 1944)
Entry dated: 7 March 1944
SEE (English): http://books.google.com/books?id=tgnUAiIWBGAC
SEE (Dutch): http://books.google.com/books?id=J_UPAQAAIAAJ
SEE (Dutch): http://www.dbnl.org/tekst/fran034acht01_01/fran034acht01_01_0113.php
WEB PRESENCE: http://www.annefrank.org/
WEB PRESENCE: http://annefrank.com/
NOTE: Anne wrote the diary from 12 June 1942 to 1 August 1944. The hiding place was betrayed and they were discovered on 4 August 1944. Anne died in the Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp (northern Germany) in early March 1945 from typhoid.
For more information on Jewish diaries: http://act.ushmm.org/content/diaries?source=20100908diaries&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ushmm&utm_campaign=20100908diaries