What is the main point of the quotation? What feelings does it evoke?
Do you agree 100%? How does this apply to your life?
Do you agree 100%? How does this apply to your life?
Patience with others is Love, Patience with self is Hope, Patience with God is Faith. -Adel Bestavros
But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams. -William Butler Yeats
The opposite of love is not hate. It's apathy. -Rollo Mays
You can count the number of seeds in the apple, but you can't know the number of apples in the seed.
There is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. -Vincent Van Gogh
Forgive everyone everything.
When I get sad, I stop being sad and be awesome instead. True story. - Barney Stinson
There are two kinds of light: the glow that illumines, and the glare that obscures........Which one are you?
I think the Statue of Liberty should be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast. -Victor Frankl
You don't get to choose how you're going to die. Or when. You can only decide how you're going to live. Now.
You cannot stop the waves, but you can learn to surf. - Jon Kabat-Zinn
If you are irritated by every rub, how will you be polished? - Mevlana Rumi
Laugh so hard that even Sorrow smiles at you. Live life so well that even Death loves to see you live. And fight so hard that even Fate accepts its defeat. Good morning! Have a great weekend.
Don't cut what you can untie.......
Life is a long lesson in humility.
The soul that can speak with its eyes can also kiss with its gaze. (-Kenny Jordan)
Barn's burnt down. Now I can see the moon. - Masahide
Well-behaved women RARELY make history........ unless you live in a small town. Cause EVERYBODY dies famous in a small town! LOL
I feel the rain falling on my face, I can say there is no better place, than standing up in the falling down, in so much rain I could almost drown.
Choose your leaders with wisdom and forethought. To be led by a coward is to be controlled by all that the coward fears. To be led by a fool is to be led by the opportunists who control the fool. - Octavia Butler
To be led by the thief is to offer up your most precious treasures to be stolen. To be led by a liar is to ask to be lied to. To be led by a tyrant is to sell yourself and those you love into slavery. --from The Parable of the Talents
Satan's favorite entry point into your life is usually through someone close to you. HMMM I refuse to let anyone steal my joy. Greater is He that is in me. Satan get thee behind me. I am too blessed to be stressed and too annointed to be disappointed. I know that God is for me. NO weapons formed against me shall prosper.
Drive it like you stole it, rock it like you own it. Be that thang you wish for, git'cherself up now and work on it! -Michael Wansley
You can spend minutes, hours, days, weeks or even months over-analyzing a situation, trying to put the pieces together, justifying what could've, would've happened... or you can just leave the pieces on the floor and move the ***k on. - Tupac Shakur
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there. - Will Rogers
Three white hairs found this week whilst brushing my hair. Can't wait till it is all white so I can ignore traffic laws, pretend I don't understand how technology works, and wear those kooky floral house dresses with the zipper in the front. The world will be my oyster. - Amanda Gamon
We have a natural compulsion to fill empty spaces in our life. It's what we choose to fill them with that matters.
Don't just walk away. Walk away with purpose, with flair, & with confidence that you're walking toward something better.
Long ago, far away... life was clear, close your eyes....
A musician will always tune their instrument prior to a performance. They tighten set screws, stretch strings and make adjustments. An athlete trains their body diligently before a competition. We have to be willing to allow God to prepare, tune and stretch us, so we can go out and have a performance of a lifetime! Have a great day.
When you want to start a discussion, first ask yourself, "How do I feel?" If you are tired, sick or depressed, don't begin long conversations. It may not be a good time.
Feelings are much like waves, we can't stop them from coming but we can choose which one to surf.
When the winds of change blow hard enough, even the smallest of projectiles can be deadly.
I am nothing special; of this I am sure. I am just a common woman with common thoughts. There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten. But I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, that has always been enough.
Sometimes someone says something really small, and it just fits right into this empty place in your heart.
Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful. ~ William Morris
"Often out of our greatest rejection comes our greatest direction. The past is just practice...
The great advantage of being a reasonable creature is that you can find a reason for whatever you want to do - Ben Franklin (paraphrased)
Never mistake motion for action. -- Ernest Hemingway
Before we do anything for God, God desires for us to be totally happy in Him, satisfied with Him, and in love with Him first. This frees us from legalism, duty, hypocrisy, and performance.
This is it. This is the life, the one you get so go and have a ball!
I'M NO COWARD! THAT'S NOT IN MY BLOOD LINE.
...decide...whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying... - Amelia Earhart
You never get too old to get chastised by your parents, so you're never get too old to dress up and parade around as a pirate!
It's a fabulous, fantastic, favor filled Friday from God. Go out and be a blessing to ALL that surround you, forgive those that trespass against you and appreciate all that you have. Expect good things to happen and then take on the day. When God is for you, nothing can stand against you!
I can't wait to see all the Grrrrrrrrrreat things God has in store for me today! :).
It's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Poor is the Nation that has no Heroes, but beggared is the Nation that has, and forgets them.
Here's the Story of the Day: More Than a Princess. Are you a princess? I said, and she said I'm much more than a princess, but you don't have a name for it yet here on earth.
Don't let other people tell you what you want - Pat Riley
I'm going to a 5-year old's karate class. For your own safety, never attack 5-year-olds with small pieces of thin balsa wood. They can mow those down.
Talk happiness. The world is sad enough without your woe.
Be master of your petty annoyances and conserve your energies for the big, worthwhile things. It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out — it's the grain of sand in your shoe. - Robert Service
Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it. - Helen Keller
No feeling is final. - Rainer Maria Rilke
You are not responsible for being down, but you are responsible for getting up. - Jesse Jackson
The best way to predict the future is to invent it. – Alan Kay
If you have the capacity to think, you know that there are calamities you cannot control and must endure. To worry about them before they occur, or afterward, is to abuse oneself. I have wiped worry out of my life. I refuse to dwell on real or imaginary catastrophes. When they do occur, I allow myself 20 minutes - no more - to brood over them." - Beatrice Cole, 90 years of age.
All shall be well and all shall be well and all manner of things shall be well. – Julian of Norwich
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about. – Albert Einstein
I made this letter longer than usual because I lack the time to make it short. – Blaise Pascal
Human life is no longer respected. We talk about protecting our lives because most live on a platform of self-preservation, and are only observing our animal nature, which is completely bent on survival. This is not an honoring of human life, but only a fear for the self. It is not a love for human life, but rather, an indifference to it, and even at times, a hatred for human life. - Theodore Shoebat
Normality is a fine ideal for those who have no imagination. – Carl Jung
Everybody is a genius. But, if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its whole life believing that it is stupid. – Albert Einstein
It takes no more time to see the good side of life than it takes to see the bad. – Jimmy Buffet
There is a part of me that wants to write, a part that wants to theorize, a part that wants to sculpt, a part that wants to teach…. To force myself into a single role, to decide to be just one thing in life, would kill off large parts of me. -H. Prather
Maturity is the ability to do a job whether or not you are supervised, to carry money without spending it, and to bear an injustice without wanting to get even. - Ann Landers
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. – Winston Churchill
Success is a journey, not a destination. – Ben Sweetland
Success is knowing what your values are and living in a way consistent with your values. – Danny Cox
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. – Robert F. Kennedy
I am opposed to millionaires, but it would be dangerous to offer me the position. – Mark Twain
Remember, happiness doesn’t depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think. – Dale Carnegie
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them. – Mark Twain
I’m never bored anywhere; being bored is an insult to oneself. – Jules Renard
Life is short; art is long. – Hippocrates
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When you don’t know what harbor you’re aiming for, no wind is the right wind. – Seneca
The greatest discovery is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind. – William James
If there is no dull and determined effort, there will be no brilliant achievement. – Hsun-tzu
He who could learn to fly must first learn to walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying. – Nietzsche
It’s not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. – Sir Edmund Hillary
No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. – John Donne
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. – Lord Acton
I dislike arguments of any kind; they are always vulgar and often convincing. – Oscar Wilde
Winning isn’t everything; it’s the only thing. – Vince Lombardy
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. – Theodore Roosevelt
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.- Eleanor Roosevelt
Millions say the apple fell, but Newton was the one to ask why. – Bernard M. Baruch
There can be no surer sign of decay in a country than to see the rites of religion held in contempt. – Niccolo Machiavelli
When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his death bed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which never happened. – Winston Churchill
One of the most dangerous forms of human error is forgetting what one is trying to achieve. – Paul Nitze
People want to know how much you care before they care how much you know. – James F. Hind
There are good men everywhere. I only wish they had louder voices. – Louis L’Amour
I don’t believe in pessimism. If something doesn’t come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it’s going to rain, it will. – Clint Eastwood
What we must decide is how we are valuable rather than how valuable we are. – Edgar Z. Friedenberg
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. – Albert Einstein
The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it. – Michelangelo Buonarroti
All man’s miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone. – Blaise Pascal
Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb. – Pythagoras
Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. – Abe Lincoln
A good traveller has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving. – Lao Tzu