BC: The Beginning...
FC: "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson | to the Graduate
1: Sarah, We always wish for love to surround you, good fortune to walk beside you and happiness to fill your heart. Love, Mom and Dad
2: We are | A daughter is the happy memories of the past, the joyful moments of the present, and the hope and promise of the future.
3: Our Little Sunshine
4: Jay, Sarah and Ryan
5: What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories. ~George Eliot | Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. ~Anthony Brandt
6: How blessed I am, How fortunate I've been...that you are my daughter and also my friend. | Sarah and Ryan 1991
7: Sarah and Grandma 1998 | The family is one of nature's masterpieces. ~George Santayana
8: Always remember, you have within you the strength the patience and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman | We are so proud of you!
9: You will always be a winner in our eyes!
10: Good times! | San Francisco, CA 2008
11: Good friends are the rare jewels of life... … difficult to find and impossible to replace. | Jake,Kara and I in San Diego, CA 2007
12: Friends are the chocolate chips in the cookies of life. | A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
13: Friendship Continued | Friends Forever! | Friendship is the thread that ties our hearts together.
14: It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. ~e.e. cummings
15: Enjoy the little things for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. - Robert Brault
16: Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself. - Harvey Fierstein
17: Try to discoverthe road to success and you'll seek but never find, but blaze your own path and the road to success will trail right behind. ~Robert Brault | Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~Les Brown