Words of wisdom on message sign inspi...

Words of wisdom on message sign inspire passers-by

There are 7 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Jan 12, 2009, titled Words of wisdom on message sign inspire passers-by. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

For nearly two decades, a curious yard sign outside a tiny farmhouse in Lake Villa has inspired people to think, smile or laugh out loud.

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suburbanite

Downers Grove, IL

#1 Jan 12, 2009
What a wonderful, thoughtful way to boost peoples' spirits and give them something to think about. It sounds like her husband was a wonderful man, and such a nice legacy to leave.
Captain America

Schererville, IN

#2 Jan 12, 2009
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
Kevin

Wasco, IL

#3 Jan 12, 2009
I've been seeing this sign for year. Now I'm glad I know the story :-)
kae

Bethpage, NY

#4 Jan 12, 2009
Excellent .
Lindsey

San Jose, CA

#5 Jan 12, 2009
I have driven by this sign for years. I've always looked forward to what it will say next.
LLS

Tampa, FL

#6 Jan 12, 2009
I’ve had the pleasure of reading these messages for nearly 19 years.
All though out my childhood, as a teenager and now though my adulthood.
Although I no longer live in the area and miss my weekly messages, I enjoy reading them when I come to visit family.:)
mjj

United States

#7 Jan 15, 2009
What a wonderful, unselfish thing to do. Noela is smart that she avoids religion and politics

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