Favorite Quotes

It is not so much how busy you are, but why you are busy. The bee is praised; the mosquito is swatted. ~ Marie O’Conner

Gratitude. More aware of what you have than what you don’t. ~ Max Lucado

“The blossom cannot tell what becomes of its fragrance as it drifts away, just as no person can tell what becomes of their influence as they continue through life.”

I will act as if what I do makes a difference. ~ William James

“The next best thing to being wise oneself is to live in a circle of those who are.”
~ C.S. Lewis

The trouble with Opportunity is that when it knocks it is usually wearing overalls and looks like work! ~ Thomas Edison

Whatever is worth doing at all, is worth doing well. ~ Earl of Chesterfield

The only person who got everything done by Friday was Robinson Crusoe!

Restoration is not a quick, prefabricated project that is thrown together. It is a deliberate and planned removal of the unwanted, a detailed refining of that which is to be preserved, and an addition of that which was not before. ~ Barbara Stephens, Psalms of Recovery: Meditations for Strength and Hope

If we don’t turn around now, we just may get where were going. ~ Native American Saying

The opposite of sin is grace not virtue. ~ Phillip Yancey

The great use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts it. – William James

He who thinks everything must bloom when the strawberries are in bloom doesn’t know anything about apples. ~ Greek Proverb

A ship in a harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see. ~ Mark Twain

It is not Happy people who are Thankful, it is Thankful people who are Happy!


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