Latinitas

LatinitasMagazine.org - A Strong Voice for Latina Youth

What am I thankful for? Thankful for each day

Yesterday I found out that one of my classmates that I graduated 8th grade with passed away.  He was only 21, far too young to go.  His death was a complete surprise to me and the rest of my classmates.  Sure, I had not seen him since graduation but it never occurred to me that any of my classmates would pass away so young.  

With it being so close to Thanksgiving it reminds me to not take life for granted.  Treat each day as a gift!   

Some fabulous quotes about life:

“For each new morning with its light,
For rest and shelter of the night,
For health and food, for love and friends,
For everything Thy goodness sends.”
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about.” 

-Marilyn Monroe

And because I am a huge Harry Potter fan:

“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” 
-J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Views: 78

Comment

You need to be a member of Latinitas to add comments!

Join Latinitas


Badge

Loading…

About

Latinitas created this Ning Network.

Links: Connect with Latinitas

Can't get enough of Latinitas.
Read the magazine: LatinitasMagazine.org

Get an RSS feed of our latest updates.
Find us on MySpace.
Connect on Facebook.
Follow us on Twitter!
Check our Youtube Channel.
Listen to our Podcast.
View our Flickr gallery.
Sign-up for our Enews.
Visit our blog.

Post questions & get Advice.
Post a blog.

View the Latinitas Video Tutorials to learn how to participate in our community.

Report abuse or problems to the moderator.


Read More From Latinitas

© 2022   Created by Latinitas.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service