Ripples
Every Monday since 1999, Paul has been sending out Ripples, an email containing two upbeat quotes submitted by readers (Pebble, Boulder) and something to think about for the week (Ponder). Enjoy recent issues below, and farther down you can use the keyword cloud or search bar to dive into our archive of over 1,100 issues. Have a quote that might make a good Pebble or Boulder? Submit it here!

Ripples #1306: Stubborn Gladness

PEBBLE
I feel like if I were to get another tattoo, it would probably be “stubborn, stubborn, stubborn gladness.”
~Elizabeth Gilbert, shared by Leslie in Madison, WI

BOULDER

We must risk delight.…
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Ripples #1305: Elevating Hope

PEBBLE
We rise by lifting others.
-Robert Ingersol, shared by Jamie in Iowa

BOULDER

To do something, however small, to make others happier and better, is the highest ambition, the most elevating hope, which can inspire a human being.…
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