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Like St. Pope John-Paul II and Blessed Mother Teresa, I have always thought of Jean Vanier as, most likely, being a living Saint. Judging People, Pope John Paul Ii, Hidden Beauty, Quote Citation, Mother Teresa, Blessed Mother, Disability, We The People, The Fosters

“As soon as we start selecting and judging people instead of welcoming them as they are - with their sometimes hidden beauty, as well as their more frequently visible weaknesses - we are reducing life, not fostering it. When we reveal to people our belief in them, their hidden beauty rises to the surface where it may be more clearly seen by all. “ ~ Jean Vanier #quotes #vanier #larche

Like St. Pope John-Paul II and Blessed Mother Teresa, I have always thought of Jean Vanier as, most likely, being a living Saint. Political Leaders, Politics, 7 Rules Of Life, Pope John Paul Ii, Quote Citation, Mother Teresa, Blessed Mother, Helping Others, Food For Thought

"Peace is not just a problem for political leaders, it is our problem. Peace comes when we live in truth and accept who we are, with our strengths and weaknesses, and when we help others with their strengths and weaknesses to do the same." ~ Jean Vanier #inspirations #l'arche #quotes #jeanvanier #peace

We remember those who have lost their lives for their country. Let's honour them by valuing the peace and freedom that they sought for us. Canada Eh, Remembrance Day, Lest We Forget, We Remember, Fathers Day, Toronto, Freedom, Lost, Peace

We remember those who have lost their lives for their country. Let's honour them by valuing the peace and freedom that they sought for us. #remembrance #memorial #pearson #quotes #inspiration

“The response to war is to live like brothers and sisters. The response to injustice is to share. The response to despair is a limitless trust and hope. The response to prejudice and hatred is forgiveness. To work for community is to work for humanity…” ~ Jean Vanier #jeanvanier #quotes #inspiration #war Forgiveness, No Response, Trust, Sisters, Community, Peace, War, Goals, Live

“The response to war is to live like brothers and sisters. The response to injustice is to share. The response to despair is a limitless trust and hope. The response to prejudice and hatred is forgiveness. To work for community is to work for humanity…” ~ Jean Vanier #jeanvanier #quotes #inspiration #war

"Distance never separates two hearts that really care, for our memories span the miles and in seconds we are there. Henri Nouwen, Two Hearts, Your Word, Separates, Christian Quotes, Distance, Love You, Wisdom, Faith

"Distance never separates two hearts that really care, for our memories span the miles and in seconds we are there." ~ Henri Nouwen #quotes #inspiration #nouwen

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“The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson #emerson #quotes #inspirations #larche #friendship

"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. Thanksgiving Quotes Funny, Happy Thanksgiving, Word Board, Pinterest Images, Marcel Proust, Gratitude Quotes, Wasting Time, In The Heights, Grateful

"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.“ ~ Marcel Proust #thanksgiving #quotes #inspirations #proust #disability #l'arche

“The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing. not healing, not curing. that is a friend who cares. Henri Nouwen, Who Cares, Bereavement, Confusion, Good Thoughts, Trust God, Grief, The Cure, Healing

“The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing... not healing, not curing... that is a friend who cares.” ~ Henri Nouwen #quotes #inspirations #HenriNouwen

“What people need when all the therapy has been tried is a friend who is faithful, who stands by them, a loving milieu where they are respected as full human beings…” ~ Jean Vanier Disability, Respect, Poetry, Therapy, Faith, Community, Inspire, Couple Photos, Words

“What people need when all the therapy has been tried is a friend who is faithful, who stands by them, a loving milieu where they are respected as full human beings…” ~ Jean Vanier #quotes #vanier #disabilities #therapy

To be in communion means to be with someone and to discover that we actually belong together Be With Someone, Let's Create, Beauty Inside, Inspiration Quotes, Communion, Meant To Be, Let It Be, Inspiring Quotes, Inspire Quotes

To be in communion means to be with someone and to discover that we actually belong together #inspiration #quotes #JeanVanier #communion

 they cherish one another's hopes. They are kind to one another's dreams. Thoreau Quotes, Henry David Thoreau, Che Guevara, Photos, Portraits, Dreams, Friends, Mens Tops, Inspiration

“Friends... they cherish one another's hopes. They are kind to one another's dreams.” ~ Henry David Thoreau #thoreau #quotes #inspiration

Sometimes I'm right but I can be wrong. My own beliefs are in my song . The butcher, the banker, the drummer and then. Makes no difference what group I'm in. 'Cause I am everyday people. ~ Excerpt from the song “Everyday People” by Sly & The Family Stone The Family Stone, Me Me Me Song, Song Lyrics, Soundtrack, Of My Life, I Can, Music Videos, Poetry, Passion

Sometimes I'm right but I can be wrong. My own beliefs are in my song . The butcher, the banker, the drummer and then. Makes no difference what group I'm in. 'Cause I am everyday people. ~ Excerpt from the song “Everyday People” by Sly & The Family Stone #inspirations #quotes #disabilities #community

“Love can never be static. A human heart is either progressing or regressing. If it is not becoming more open, it is closing and withering spiritually. Human Heart, Love Can, Quotes Inspirational, Moving Quotes, Inspirational Quotes, Inspiration Quotes, Inspire Quotes, Encourage Quotes

“Love can never be static. A human heart is either progressing or regressing. If it is not becoming more open, it is closing and withering spiritually.” ~ Jean Vanier #quotes #inspirational #love #jeanvanier

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. Quote Citation, Canada Goose Jackets, Breathe, Winter Jackets, Inspirational Quotes, Love, Winter Vest Outfits, Quotes Inspirational, Amor

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. ~ Marcus Aurelius #quotes #inspirations #larche #monday #aurelius #philosphy

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