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“Life is like a pitcher, you can only get out of it what you put into it, and I have put all I had into it. My heroes, Thomas Paine and T. E. Lawrence are the heroes of few. Yet, I'd been honored to have shared with them the worst moments of their lives.”
“Today is a most unusual day, because we have never lived it before; we will never live it again; it is the only day we have.
Today can be a healthy unusual day for you -- and for others -- if you take time to give someone a smile . . . to express a word of kindness . . . to lend a helping hand to someone in need . . . to write a note of gratitude . . . to give a word of encouragement to someone who is temporarily overcome with problems . . . to share a portion of your material possessions with others.”
“This is an unusual case, but the state has previously shown that the defendant knew that her conduct was wrong at the time that she committed the charged offenses, and the state will be ready to do so again when the new trial begins.”