Haighar

To Have Succeeded

To laugh often and love much:
To win respect of intelligent people
And the affection of children;
To earn the approbation of honest critics
And endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate beauty;
To find the best in others;
To give one's self;
To leave the world a little better,
Whether by a healthy child,
A garden patch,
Or redeemed social condition;
To have played and laughed with enthusiasm
And sung with exultation;
To know even one life has breathed easier
Because you have lived...
This is to have succeeded.
 
Ralph Waldo Emerson

In memory of John Haigh, one of the best, funniest leaders I ever had the privilege to work with. John loved hiking, youth hostels and orange hats and introduced them all to 4th Ashby. We celebrated his love of all 3 each March.

-Jonathan Bloor, Group Scout Leader

 

4th Ashby Scout Group

Scout Association Group Reg No. 32054
Registered Charity Number 1125053 (England and Wales)

Donisthorpe Scout Centre, 3 Church Street, Ashby, Donisthorpe, Leicestershire, DE12 7PX
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