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 #978: Being Tender!

Ripples #978: Being Tender! Feb 19, 2018
PEBBLE
Gentle. Kind. Friendly. -Gramma Janice Shared by Kylee in Racine, WI, who has long valued this simple-yet-sage advice that her mother-in-law shared with the students she taught as well as her own children and grandchildren whenever she witnessed them not getting along.…
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Ripples #883: Little Choices!

Ripples #883: Little Choices!
Apr 25, 2016
PEBBLE
The little choices of daily life determine our destiny.
-Mary Dixon Thayer, shared by Al in Marinette, WI

BOULDER

Some people say, “What is the sense of our small effort?”…
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Ripples #830: Unleashing Kindness!

Ripples #830: Unleashing Kindness!
Apr 20, 2015
PEBBLE
We won’t always know whose lives we touched and made better for our having cared, because actions can sometimes have unforeseen ramifications.…
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