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Hope and Logic

“Hope is independent of the apparatus of logic.”

~ James Cousins

 

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The Gift of Life

“The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of one’s self to others.”

~ Pierre Tellhard de Chardin

 

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Words

“Words are but pictures of our thoughts.“

~ John Dryden

 

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Glory - Obscurity

“Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.”

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

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Your Own Destiny

“Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.”

~ Henry Miller

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Jackpot

“You can’t expect to hit the jackpot if you don’t put a few nickels in the machine.”

~ Flip Wilson

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Tolerance

“Tolerance isn’t about not having beliefs. It’s about how you treat people who disagree with you.”

~ T. Keller

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Happy Father's Day

“A father’s calling is eternal and its importance transcends time. It is a calling for both time and eternity.”

~ Ezra Taft Benson

 

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Call For Help

“Nothing makes one feel so strong as a call for help.”

~ Pope Paul VI

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Great Achievements

“All great achievements require time.”

~ Maya Angelou

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Gifted

“We are all gifted. That is our inheritance.”

~ Ethel Waters

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So far...

ok, so far: Do not take Tacrolimus and Myfortic with food! It is very counter intuitive and it will cause stomach issues (Acid Reflux etc.) As I find out more I will post.

Ok: mycophenolic acid and Tacrolimus help each other metabolize in your body, so for each of us we must find the sweet spot between the two. The ratio from one to the other should always be the same once the sweet spot is found. In other words if you must change the dosage on one you must on the other as well. So if you raise one you must the other as well. If you lower one the same applies. What may change is the prednisone ratio against those two. I will post the more I find out what works for me. Please talk to your doctor if possible before changing anything.

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The Soul

“The Soul is the voice of the body’s interests.”

~ George Santayana

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Words and Ideas

“Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for words.”

~ Josh Billings

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Respect

“Once you figure out what respect tastes like, it tastes better than attention.”

~ P!nk

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Collision Course

“We are all heading for each other on a collision course, no matter what. Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story.”

~ Jandy Nelson

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Real Happiness

“Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.”

~ Hosea Ballou

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True Friends

“Want to know who your true friends are ….. get very sick one time in your life.”

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Become a Guardian Angel

“If you truly loved someone you won’t become their enemy. You will become their guardian angel.”

~ Shannon L Alder

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