"Change your thoughts and you change your world!"
- Norman Vincent Peale
smile is the beginning of peace"
"Nothing is worth more than this day" -Goethe
This moment is all you will ever have. Don't believe me? Try to capture the previous
moment or the next one and change
"Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than
outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing."
- Helen Keller
"Everything there is but lovin' leaves a rust on your old soul'
- Langston Hughes
"It isn't enough to talk about peace, one must believe it. And it isn't enough
to believe in it, one must work for it." -- Eleanor
have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess.
"Every good thought you think is contributing its share to the ultimate result of your life
"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people
who don't do anything about it -Albert
"It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims
kindred to the great God who made him
"You never find yourself until you face the truth
- Pearl Baily
I have sometimes been wildly despairingly, acutely miserable...but
through it all I can still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
Prayer for me is an updward leap of the heart
-St. Terese of Lisieux
No one escapes the wilderness on the way to the promised land.
Each indecision brings its own delays and days are lost lamenting over lost days...What you can do or think
you can do, begin it. For boldness has Magic, Power, and Genius in it.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
You cannot tell what may happen to us in the strange medley of life. But we can decide what happens in us..how
we can take it, what we do with it..and that is what really counts in the end.
-Joseph Fort Newton
The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness,
call it intuition or what you will, and the solution comes to you and you don't know how or why.
- Albert Einstein
So these are ours; faith, hope and love, but the greatest of these is Love.
The righteous will never be moved: they will be remembered forever
You can't hold a man down without staying down with him.-Booker T. Washington
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in
you is greater than he who is in the world.
1 John 4:4 NKJV
A vessel full of living water is empty of all else.
- Danny Lee
Anyone who says that sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain.
When it gets dark enough,
you can see the stars.
-Charles A. Beard
I discovered the secret of the sea in meditation upon a dewdrop.
- Kahlil Gibran
For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.
God is nearer to us than our own spirit
- Julian of Norwich
"If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams
and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours."
-Henry David Thoreau
"I exist as I am, that is enough, if no other in the world be aware I sit content,
and if each and all be aware I sit content."
"Yesterday is already a dream and tomorrow is only a vision,
but today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope."
-From the Sanskrit
If God created the shadows, it was to bring out the
- John XXIII
At the end of our life we shall all be judged by charity.
- St. John of
You cannot always control what goes on outside, but you can always control what goes on inside.
- Dr. Wayne Dyer
In times of quietness, our hearts should
be like a tree,lifting their branches to heaven to draw down strength which they will need to face the storms that will surely
come in life.
- Salesians of Don Bosco
Look within!... The secret is inside you.
Whatever hour God has blessed you with, take it with a grateful hand.
"The moment I realized God existed, I knew that I could not do
othewise than to live for Him Alone...Faith strips the mask from the world and renders meaningless such words as anxiety,
danger and fear, so the believer goes through life calmly and peacefully, with profound joy---like a child, hand and hand
with his mother."
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God"
- Matthew 5:1
May God bless you with the gift of his love, faith and hope
Please pray for peace in our world. Pray
especially for peace in our own hearts, because a peaceful world depends on individual peace. Pray for peace in our
homes, communities, place of worship, work, and in the world.