Saturday July 24th 2010

saturday-july-24th-2010 Gratitude

Thought for the Day

“There is not a more pleasing exercise of the mind
than gratitude.
It is accompanied with such an inward satisfaction
that the duty is sufficiently rewarded
by the performance.”

~ Joseph Addison

Joesph Addison*Joseph Addison

Born May 1, 1672
Died June 17, 1719

An English essayist, poet, playwright and politician. He was a man of letters, eldest son of Lancelot Addison. His name is usually remembered alongside that of his long-standing friend, Richard Steele, with whom he founded The Spectator magazine.

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