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Please Share a Thought or Quote for Today(1)
Be the reason others believe there is goodness in people.
My old quote thread is many years old and viewed over 84,000 times so the alz. assoc. asked me to start a new thread because it is time for the old one to go..so I did.
"Oh the comfort- the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person- having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all right out, just as they are, chaff and grain together, certain that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping, and then with a breath of kindness blow the rest away".-Dinah Mulock Maria Craik. 1826-1887
Thank you Nessa
Rosie, thank you for starting a new thread, I couldn't access the former one.
Regret cannot change the past.
Worrying cannot change the future.
Gratitude can change the present.
Namaste right back at ya!
And all this darkness past
-Bruce Springsteen - "Land of Hope and Dreams"
"When you're battling a gorilla, you don't give up when you're tired, you give up when the gorilla is tired"
A pupil said to the Teacher,
"I want happiness."
The Teacher said, "First remove ‘I’, that's Ego.
Then remove ‘want",
See, now you are left with only ‘Happiness’.”
"Courage doesn't always roar, sometimes courage is a quiet voice at the end of the day saying "I will try again tomorrow."-Mary Ann Radmacher
Don't let the fear of tomorrow take away the joy of today.
“The problem is not the problem.
The problem is your attitude about the
Do you understand?”
–Captain Jack Sparrow, Pirates of the Caribbean
"People will forget what you did
People will forget what you said
But people will never forget
How you made them feel."
Quote by Maya Angelou
The greatest stress you go through when dealing with a difficult person is not fueled by the words or actions of this person- it is fueled by your mind that gives their words and action importance.
“Too many people undervalue what they
and overvalue what they are not.”
– Malcolm S. Forbes
Sometimes happiness is a feeling.
Sometimes happiness is a choice.
Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of
happiness and just be happy.
Finish each day and be done with it.
You have done what you could.
Some blunders and absurdities, no doubt,
forget them as soon as you can.
Tomorrow is a new day.
You shall begin it serenely and with too
high a spirit
to be encumbered with your old nonsense.”
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
“The Earth was made round so that we could not see what
lies ahead of us.”
– R. Keith Gill
“When the power of love overcomes the
love of power,
the world will know peace.”
“The secret to change is to focus all our
energy not on fighting the old,
but building the new.”
"Life is a Long lesson in humility."-James Barrie
"In the end 3 things matter:
How well we have Lived
How well we have Loved
How well we have Learned to Let go."-Jack Kornfield
Appreciation in many ways is the highest state, when you appreciate you don't put yourself first, you have nothing of ego at stake. The deeper the appreciation the more you see.
God has put me on this earth to accomplish a certain number of tasks. As of today I am so far behind I will never die.
"To the World you may be one person, but to one person you may be the World."
I believe the key to happiness is to be satisfied and grateful.
Nothing touches us that isn't "Father Filtered".
My favorite quote. Hugs to all.
There may be days when you get up in the morning and things aren't the way you had hoped they would be..that's when you have to tell yourself that things will get better.
"Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out."-Art Linkletter
True forgiveness is when you say thank you for that experience.-Oprah
A beautiful Life does not just happen, it is built by humility, sacrifice, and hard work.
Having a kind heart in a cruel world is courage not weakness.
"We miss those we Love. We Live in the past, the present and the future because they are all components of our Life. we try as best we can to balance those three components, trying not to Let any one of them dominate our Life, too much. It's a constant juggling act, I feel."-Thank You George K.
"To the World you may be one person, to one person, you may be the World."
Rosie and George-
Thank you for this thread! I love reading these
Cyber hugs and prayers, and hoping you both are staying cool in this hot summer weather
Always be VK
Do not regret ever knowing someone in your Life.
Good people will give you happiness
Bad people will give you experience
While the Worst people will give you Lessons
and the Best people will give you memories.
Julie..Thank you for your kind words.
We must forgive others,
not because they deserve forgiveness,
but because we deserve peace.