A kitten is in the animal world what a rosebud is in the garden.
Poverty-fighting programs are not handouts – they are investments.
Every school should have well-rehearsed emergency response protocols covering a variety of possible scenarios, from fire to armed intruders. Schools should have good lines of communications with local emergency response officials and practice those relationships in drills and special exercises.
Seven million ship cargo containers come into the United States every year. Five to seven percent only are inspected – five to seven percent.
Not where I breathe, but where I love, I live; Not where I love, but where I am, I die.
Very large scale disasters, especially those that have occurred in the developing world, have very long recovery periods.
If we ensure access to health care and ‘best practice’ asthma treatment for children, especially those at high risk, there is the potential to save the health care system billions of dollars.
No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other’s worth.
The larger the disaster, the more necessary it is to have the government as the principal driver of recovery.
If he could sleep on it. He would make his bed with white sheets And disappear into the white, Like a man diving, If he could be certain That the light Would not keep him awake, The light that reaches To the bottom.