Deb's Dream

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June 2011 - Posts

It's been said that everlasting friends can go long periods of time without speaking and never question their friendship. These types of friends pick up like they just spoke yesterday, regardless of how long it has been or how far away they live, and Read More
Patience is also a form of action. ~Auguste Rodin ( french scultpor) What? "I've been so patient doing NOTHING!" Yet as we really try, doing nothing is hard work. It takes much brain power, plus finding something else to do to keep from contacting Read More
When you reduce life to black and white, you never see rainbows.  ~Rachel Houston = relationship matters Spirit often talks to us about over analyzing, over thinking every little thing someone does, someone else says.  Semantics ,picking Read More
If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks. ~Francois Rabelais When all our troubles are around us, we all have them, our first thought is to get discouraged, unhappy, worried. My family members are worriers, they often think I worry about nothing, Read More
Deciding whether or not to trust a person is like deciding whether or not to climb a tree, because you might get a wonderful view from the highest branch, or you might simply get covered in sap, and for this reason many people choose to spend their time Read More
I have found power in the mysteries of thought, exaltation in the changing of the Muses ... I have been versed in the reasonings of men but Fate is stronger than anything I have known. – Euripides Fate. For centuries we have railed against it, tried Read More
Faith is believing in things when common sense tells you not to. ~George Seaton- American Screenwriter Okay, I admit it. This morning I lost my temper. Once again the cable went out, as I had got up early to get things done. Fortunately when I Read More
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn. ~Harriet Beecher Stowe We talked yesterday Read More
A poet, a pawn & a king I've been up & down & over & out But I know one thing Each time I find myself, flat on this face I pick myself up & get back in the race That's life I can't deny it I thought of quitting, baby This heart Read More
Always when judging Who people are,Remember to footnoteThe words "So far."~Robert Brault, When spirit looks at people, we often look at the heart, the spirit, what is in their inner soul not the actions this person may be taking Read More
Lust is easy, Love is hard, Liking is the most important - Carl RienerWe see someone attractive, we make sure we get to know them.  Love is always hard. No matter if we try our best,staying in love, making it work, takes just that hard work.  Read More
There's something like a line of gold thread running through a man's words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself.  Read More
Men in general judge more from appearances than from reality.  All men have eyes, but few have the gift of penetration.  ~Niccolo Machiavelli  The world is governed more by appearance than realities so that it is fully as necessary to Read More
If you surrender to the wind, you can ride it.  ~Toni Morrison On the bathing-tub of King T'ang the following words were engraved:  "If you would one day renovate yourself, do so from day to day.  Yea, let there be daily renovation."  Read More
You block your dream when you allow your fear to grow bigger than your faith.  ~Mary Manin Morrissey - new thought Minister Fear can be our worst enemy.  It puts us in the place where we are paralyzed , unable to even think our way out Read More
And if your heart be broken,if your strength should fade away,the power of these virtues,will still win out the day. So remember when you're troubled,when happiness is gone,look to the heart within you,for the strength to carry on.- Tom Kruse (not Read More
Every great work, every big accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.Florence Scovel Shinn -American artist We all Read More
Trouble and perplexity drive me to prayer and prayer drives away perplexity and trouble.  ~Philip Melanchthen- German reformer - associate of Martin Luther (not Martin Luther King Jr ) We're speeding along life.  We have all our plans, our timelines, Read More
Look not at the days gone by with a forlorn heart.  They were simply the dots we can now connect with our present, to help us draw the outline of a beautiful tomorrow.  ~Dodinsky, - poetYesterday is gone.  No matter what Read More
Faith is reason grown courageous.  ~Sherwood Eddy Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.  ~J.R.R. Tolkien If you listed all the reasons for your faith, and all the things that make you cry, it would be essentially the Read More
Man is never alone.  Acknowledged or unacknowledged, that which dreams through him is always there to support him from within.  ~Laurence van der Post - writerWe are never alone.  Often we feel as if we have been forgotten, tossed aside Read More
I peeped in to say good night,When I heard my child in prayer,"Send me, God, some scarlet ribbons ,Scarlet ribbons for my hair",All the stores were closed and shuttered,All the streets were dark and bare,In my town no scarlet ribbons,Not one ribbon for Read More
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.  ~Winston Churchill"We have a lot of anxieties, and one often cancels out the other." - Winston ChurchillWinston Churchill we know was a leader in English Parliment.  Read More
This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; the being a force of nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments Read More
Daily Harvest for 6/5/2011:He who has so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition will waste his life in fruitless efforts.  ~Samuel Johnson -English authorIt all falls to us.  Oh, we Read More
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.  ~Albert EinsteinNobody trips over mountains.  It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble.  Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed Read More
Before you put on a frown, make absolutely sure there are no smiles available.  ~Jim Beggs - 6th Administrator of NASA, appointed by Pres. Reagan.Life is all in perspective.  we can look at the cup as half full, we can look at the cup as half Read More
My actions are my only true belongings.  I cannot escape the consequences of my actions.  My actions are the ground upon which I stand.  ~Thich Nhat Hanh - Buddhist Monk, peace activist now based in FranceThe only person I can control is Read More
When you set out on a journey and night covers the road, you don't conclude the road has vanished. And how else could we discover the stars? unknown As we sat in meditation this am, we were perplexed at some events crossing the path in our friends, Read More