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Quotes of the Day for 29 March 2001 – Welcome, Jenna

Here are a few thoughts to welcome Jenna Sinz to our planet. Jenna is the newborn daughter of my friend Michael Sinz and his wife Theresa - Mom is fine, Dad has this amazed grin that just won't go away!

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The quotes:

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
     - Cherokee proverb

I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity.
     - Eleanor Roosevelt

Time ripens all things. No man's born wise.
     - Miguel de Cervantes

Don't forget that compared to a grownup person every baby is a genius. Think of the capacity to learn! The freshness, the temperament, the will of a baby a few months old! The minute one utters a certainty, the opposite comes to mind.
     - May Sarton


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