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 #1150: The Wisdom of We

Wisdom is like a baobab tree: no one person can embrace it, but together a tribe can. -African Proverb (Benin, Ghana and Togo), shared by Mary in Wichita, KS


Wisdom comes from metabolizing what we learn from others and from experience to a point where it can be shared.…
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