In American life, we think we are most free when we don't need anybody. Exactly what Alzheimer's represents is absolute dependency - That's what we all need to learn - how deeply we need one another.
- Stanley Hauerwas, Professor of Theological Ethics
If someone listens, or stretches out a hand, or whispers a kind word of encouragement, or attempts to understand a lonely person, extraordinary things begin to happen.
- Loretta Girzartis, Author
They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.
- Bil Keane, Cartoonist
All real living is meeting.
- Martin Buber, Philosopher
Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
- Christopher Columbus, Explorer
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat . . .We must find each other.
- Mother Theresa, Saint
A good traveler is one who does not know where he is going to, and a perfect traveler does not know where he came from.
- Lin Yutang, Writer
I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer, Missionary
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
- William James, Philosopher
Nothing is more revealing than movement.
- Martha Graham, Dancer
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson, Essayist
You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
- A. A. Milne, Author (Winnie the Pooh)
Memory Bridge Newsletter
03/23/09 - Pillar of Support: Featured product from The Alzheimer's Store
This attractive desk clock has all the same features as the wall clock with the day and date: clear, readable dates and number and an analog clock that is familiar. It’s an excellent, reliable and subtle reminder of the day and date for anyone – whether you have dementia or not! The day and date automatically change at midnight.
Color : White clock face with black numerals
Day and date panels are white letters and numbers on a black background
Materials: Rigid, impact-resistant, injection molded plastic case with clear view acrylic glass cover
Size : 13 ½”W 4 1/4"H 3"D
Power supply: (one) “C” Cell Battery
What we like best about this product: This clock is reliable, durable and handsome. But most of all, it offers a dignified and subtle reminder of the day and date for those who may need these reminders and operates automatically. This kind of unique clock and quality is hard to find and we are proud to offer it to our customers.