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
I love people that have no idea how wonderful they are and just wander around making the world a better place.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace. ~Jimi Hendrix
Beware the ides of March! ~William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, 1599
Never measure the height of a mountain until you reach the top. Then you will see how low it was. ~Dag Hammarskjold
To live by grace means to acknowledge my whole life story, the light side and the dark. In admitting my shadow side I learn who I am and what God’s grace means. ~Brennan Manning
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice...
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. ~Lao Tzu
Someday I hope you get the chance to live like you were dying. He said, “I was finally the husband, that most the time I wasn’t. And I became a friend a friend would like to have…” ~Tim McGraw, Live Like You Were Dying
I’m practicing the discipline of not having to have the last word. ~Dallas Willard
When the world asks if there is any hope, we can say absolutely!...
The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. ~Vince Lombardi