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Quotes of the Day for 11 October 2000 – Estate Planning

Last night my wife and I attended a dinner sponsored by our church. The purpose was a presentation on Estate Planning, how to transfer the greatest possible residue of life's rewards to your heirs and charitable goals. The dinner was very good, and though I have no estate to plan it started me thinking and gave me a theme for today.

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The quotes:

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
     - George Santayana

There are two lasting bequests we can give our children. One is roots. The other is wings.
     - Hodding Carter, Jr.

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - that myth is more potent than history. I believe that dreams are more powerful than facts - that hope always triumphs over experience - that laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
     - Robert Fulghum

If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
     - Bob Hope


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