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July 2015 - Posts

Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it's all over.  Octavia Butle Read More
I am not someone who is ashamed of my past. I'm actually really proud. I know I made a lot of mistakes, but they, in turn, were my life lessons.  Drew Barrymore The real power of the Buddha was that he had so much love. He saw people trapped in Read More
There is no respect for others without humility in one's self. Henri Frederic Amiel When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.  Lao Tzu That you may retain your self-respect, it is better Read More
Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.  Ann Landers Read More
There's a place in your heart And I know that it is love And this place could be much Brighter than tomorrow And if you really try You'll find there's no need to cry In this place you'll feel There's no hurt or sorrow  There are ways to get there Read More
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.  ~Danny Kaye There is a big wide canvas on the easel in my great room. The pane window in this room allows for much light to flow in, natural early morning.  When  Read More
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.  Lao Tzu I firmly believe that respect is a lot more important, and a lot greater, than popularity. Julius Erving This world of ours... must Read More
There's a bright golden haze on the meadow There’s a bright golden haze on the meadow  The corn is as high as an elaphant's eye And it looks like it's climbing clear up to the sky Oh what a beautiful mornin' Oh what a beautiful day I've got a beautiful Read More
When walking through the 'valley of shadows,' remember, a shadow is cast by a Light.  Austin O'Malley Find beauty not only in the thing itself but in the pattern of the shadows, the light and dark which that thing provides.  Junichiro Tanizaki Read More
Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby. Author: Ruth Renkel Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live. Dorothy Thompson There is nothing to fear but fear itself.- Theodore Roosevelt   We Read More
Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby. Author: Ruth Renkel Only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live. Dorothy Thompson There is nothing to fear but fear itself.- Theodore Roosevelt   We Read More
Welcome to my morningWeWelcome to my morning  Welcome to my day I'm the one responsible I made it just this way To make myself some pictures See what they might bring I think I made it perfectly I wouldn't change a thing Welcome to my happiness You Read More
A pessimist sees only the dark side of the clouds, and mopes; a philosopher sees both sides, and shrugs; an optimist doesn't see the clouds at all - he's walking on them.  ~Leonard Louis Levinson Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power. William Read More
Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.  Edgar Allan Poe Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.  Tupac Shakur Who looks outside, dreams; who Read More
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.  William Shakespeare To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved. George MacDonald You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough. Frank Crane Read More
There is no respect for others without humility in one's self.  Henri Frederic Amiel I'm not concerned with your liking or disliking me... All I ask is that you respect me as a human being.  Jackie Robinson A person's a person, no matter Read More
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.  Thomas A. Edison Either I will find a way, or I will make one.  Philip Sidney Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - Read More
You and I must make a pact, we must bring salvation back  Where there is love, I'll be there I'll reach out my hand to you, I'll have faith in all you doJust call my name and I'll be there And oh - I'll be there to comfort you,Build my world of dreams Read More
To succeed, you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.  Tony Dorsett Positive anything is better than negative nothing.  Elbert Hubbard In order to carry a positive action we must develop Read More
Each day holds a surprise. But only if we expect it can we see, hear, or feel it when it comes to us. Let's not be afraid to receive each day's surprise, whether it comes to us as sorrow or as joy It will open a new place in our hearts, a place where Read More
Only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain.  Richard M. Nixon Yet it is in this loneliness that the deepest activities begin. It is here that you discover act without motion, Read More
Some believe that it is only great power that can hold evil in check,  but that is not what I have found. I found that it is the small every day deeds of ordinary folks, that keep the darkness at bay – small acts of kindness and love – Gandalf When Read More
You can never control who you fall in love with, even when you're in the most sad, confused time of your life. You don't fall in love with people because they're fun. It just happens.  Kirsten Dunst You may not control all the events that happen Read More
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them - that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.  Lao Tzu Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes Read More
Yesterday's the past, tomorrow's the future, but today is a gift. That's why it's called the present.  Bill Keane No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important. Mary Kay Ash The time you enjoy wasting Read More
  life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.  George Bernard Shaw Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge Read More
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe. Gail Devers Most achievers I know are people who Read More
For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.Nelson Mandela Let freedom ring, let the white dove sing Let the whole world know that today is a day of reckoning Let the weak Read More
Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains. William Penn \ Energy, like the biblical grain of the mustard-seed, will remove mountains. Hosea Ballou \ Study how water flows in a valley stream, smoothly and freely between the rocks. Also learn Read More
People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude.  John C. Maxwell Some people say I have attitude - maybe I do... but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does - that makes you a winner right there.  Read More