The sad part about getting older is that no one can see you're still young on the inside.
A great attitude becomes a great mood, which becomes a great day, which becomes a great year, which becomes a great life. ~Zig Ziglar
The trouble with steeling yourself against the harshness of reality is that the same steel that secures your life against being destroyed secures your life also against being opened up and transformed. ~Frederick Buechner, The Sacred Journey
Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. ~John Wooden
Some men see things as they are and say why – I dream things that never were and say why not. ~George Bernard Shaw
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me. ~Erma Bombeck
There are no fast solutions, everything is built brick-by-brick.
When you feel all alone in the wilderness, remember - God is the wilderness. You are not alone. ~Jolene Miller
If it doesn’t include women, booze, hillbillies or dogs, it’s probably not worth listening to. ~Blake Shelton
The path isn’t a straight line; it’s a spiral. You continually come back to things you thought you understood and see deeper truths. ~Barry H. Gillespie
Say “oops” quietly, as if to oneself. But proclaim “PERFECT” from the mountaintops!
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8
If Prometheus was worthy of the wrath of heaven for kindling the first fire upon earth, how ought all the gods honor the men who make it their professional business to put it out! ~John G. Saxe, quoted in George C. Hale, History of the World's Greatest Fires, 1905
They say that if a butterfly flaps its wings in the Amazonian rain forest, it can change the weather half a world away. Chaos theory...
Being a full-time mother is one of the highest salaried jobs in the world, since the payment is pure love. ~Mildred B. Vermont
I think that we may safely trust a good deal more than we do. ~Henry David Thoreau
Death is never a clean break — some stardust always remains. ~Terri Guillemets
I love the quiet calmness before the world is just waking up. That amazing moment before the chaos of the day starts. Mornings are magical. ~Keith Wynn, @ravenrhapsodies