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September 2016 - Posts

When you're down and troubled and you need a helping hand and nothing, whoa, nothing is going right. Close your eyes and think of me and soon I will be there to brighten up even your darkest nights. you just call out my name, and you know where ever Read More
Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher. Oprah Winfrey I don't want to waste anyone's time or money. I want to give people some truth and positive heart lift. Mos Def We lift our faces, you and I, to sounds of Southern Read More
Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. Og Mandino I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways a light bulb doesn't work. -Thomas Edison Grits, honey, a slice of fat ham, biscuits, real butter, and Read More
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. Buddha Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed or offended. But what you're doing when you indulge Read More
True love doesn't happen right away; it's an ever-growing process. It develops after you've gone through many ups and downs, when you've suffered together, cried together, laughed together. Ricardo Montalban You're not looking for perfection in your Read More
Since you cannot do good to all, you are to pay special attention to those who, by the accidents of time, or place, or circumstances, are brought into closer connection with you. Saint Augustine Genius can probably run on ahead and seek out new ways. Read More
Tough times never last, but tough people do. Robert H. Schuller Patience and time do more than strength or passion. Jean de La Fontaine Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change. Thomas Hardy Lazy days Read More
Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that's when you're most beautiful. Zoe Kravitz If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy. Kristin Chenoweth Read More
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. Dalai Lama Don't get me wrong, I admire elegance and have an appreciation of the finer things in life. But to me, beauty lies in simplicity. Mark Hyman Crow calls out as he flies Read More
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves. Dalai Lam When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. Jimi Hendrix A whisper of the wind lifts our hair, as the coolness of night reaches Read More
You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination. Ralph Marston You build on failure. You use it as a stepping Read More
Right now I am trying to be in a place of calm, a place where I can chill out and then handle the chaos of life better. You don't just get it overnight; you have to work at it. It's a daily struggle. Jackee Harry Chaos magic is the idea that a particular Read More
Whenever we are feeling down and blue, I will sing a song for you, of Southern Lullabies, of lazy peaceful rivers while mourning doves as angels cry, while fluffy puffs of clouds sail by, as we sit wondering why, corn plants grow so high, while soon Read More
Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit. Frank Borman Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean. John Muir In everyone's life, at some Read More
So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. Steve Jobs Let ot Read More
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein What you do today can improve all your tomorrows. Ralph Marston Hay straw hanging out of mouth, sweetness of the Southern Blue grass Read More
When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself. Tecumseh Thanks for the memory of Sentimental Read More
Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain. Joseph Campbell 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 Read More
bHope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us. Samuel Smiles Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers. Robert Green Ingersoll I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. Read More
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle. Napoleon Hill I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose Read More
Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. Newt Gingrich I'm tired of defending my character. I am what I am. What you see is what you get. Dana Plato Plowing the hard red clay of southern dirt, Read More
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength. Saint Francis de Sales Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong. Leo Buscaglia Gentle rain falls from the sky as tears from the angels as each Read More
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light. Helen Keller A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. Walter Winchell A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world. Leo Buscaglia Read More
People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present. I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it. Sparky Anderson The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have Read More
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. Lao Tzu The first duty of love is to listen - Paul Tillich We talk, we talk, he/she talks, he/she talks. like a ping pong ball going back, forth, back again Read More
You can't blame gravity for falling in love. Albert Einstein We never get enough of falling in love and believing in love. Shemar Moore All love stories are tales of beginnings. When we talk about falling in love, we go to the beginning, to pinpoint Read More
did I offer peace today? Did I bring a smile to someone's face? Did I say words of healing? Did I let go of my anger and resentment? Did I forgive? Did I love? These are the real questions. I must trust that the little bit of love that I sow now will Read More
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 - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it. Sai Baba Read More
So many people prefer to live in drama because it's comfortable. It's like someone staying in a bad marriage or relationship - it's actually easier to stay because they know what to expect every day, versus leaving and not knowing what to expect. Ellen Read More
In spite of everything I shall rise again: I will take up my pencil, which I have forsaken in my great discouragement, and I will go on with my drawing. Vincent Van Gogh In spite of discouragement and adversity, those who are happiest seem to have a Read More