BC: Don't cry because its over, smile because it happened.
FC: Ethiopia 2010 | Towards Our Sivana
1: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories.
2: Today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might be the only sunshine he sees all day.
5: Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the feeling that you cherished them
6: School Times in Bahir Dar
8: Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. | School Times in Mandura
10: Not all those who wander are lost.
12: People seldom notice old clothes ...
13: ... if you wear a big smile!
14: The Gumuz Tribe in Mandura
16: Its incredible that we pay so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our eyes or our gender instead of the unique identities of each of us as complex human beings.
19: Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
21: The greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being.
24: Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit
26: ... get right back up and keep walking. | When you fall down in life ...
28: Love builds bridges where there are none
30: Where hope grows, miracles blossom.
34: Have faith, knowing tomorrow will hold the blessings of God.
36: Once you choose hope, anything is possible.
38: There is no peace more wonderful than the peace we enjoy when faith shows us God in all created things.
40: Lake Tana
42: It's Party Time: Waka Waka Style
43: Gumuzinia Style
45: On the Market (Bahir Dar)
47: I like to think of thoughts as living blossoms borne by the human tree.
48: Thank you Veron and Brian for giving me my medicine
49: Thank you Angelina, Stephanie, Lara, Christine, Anne and Karen for my education.
50: A family is pieced together with hope and faith. A family is quilted and bound with love and grace.