“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all which have the potential to turn a life around.” – Leo Buscalgia
“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” ~ Christopher Robin to Pooh
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. – Albert Einstein
“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ~ Dr. Seuss
“Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.” – Dr.Seuss
“It’s that wonderful old-fashioned idea that others come first and you come second. This was the whole ethic by which I was brought up. Others matter more than you do, so ‘don’t fuss, dear; get on with it.’” Audrey Hepburn
Everyday I am breathing is a good day – Dai Manuel told me this one
All dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. ~ Walt Disney
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces…..keep driving!!
Behind every success is effort…behind every effort is passion…behind passion is someone with the courage to try..GO FOR IT!
Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
There are many wonderful things that will never be done if you do not do them .Charles D. Gill
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone. Audrey Hepburn
You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.” Paulo Coehlo
“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” Maria Robinson
I love smiling…smiling’s my favorite – Buddy the Elf
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
- Oscar Wilde
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” ~ Dr.Seuss
I’ve always thought that people need to feel good about themselves and I see my role as offering support to them, to provide some light along the way.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. ~ Isaac Newton
Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character.
Happy Thanksgiving…thankful for family and friends who love and appreciate me for me, thankful for a safe and secure home, thankful for those who have gone before me and choose to share their wisdom, thankful for freedom and the right to happiness, thankful for my health and the ability to do whatever I am willing, thankful for you, thankful for …(my personal note for 2010)
Care more than others think is wise, Risk more than others think is safe, Dream more than others think is practical, Expect more than others think is possible, Work more than others think is necessary. (Thanks Brooke ♥)
’Don’t even try to understand the choices of others, especially when it comes to their friends and partners.
It’s impossible for anyone else to know of all the good they may do.’ (thanks for the reminder TUT)
When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves. — Victor Frankl quote
You don’t need to find the right person, you need to be the right person. Be a woman of strength not a strong woman. Life is short, forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly, laugh uncontrollably and never regret anything that made you smile. (thanks Crystal McDuff for the reminder)
’Life goes by rapidly. Don’t delay. Don’t put it off. Don’t wait until you have some spare time. Don’t wait until the time’s “right”. ‘ – KK
“This is my wish for you: Comfort on difficult days, smiles when sadness intrudes, rainbows to follow the clouds, laughter to kiss your lips, sunsets to warm your heart, hugs when spirits sag, beauty for your eyes to see, friendships to brighten your being, faith so that you can believe, confidence for when you doubt, …courage to know yourself, patience to accept the truth, Love to complete your life.”
“Our brains become magnetized with the dominating thoughts which we hold in our minds. These magnets attract to us the forces, the people, the circumstances of life which harmonize with the nature of our dominating thoughts.” – Napoleon Hill (Thanks Shell for reminding me)
I believe in pink.I believe that laughing is the best
calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe
in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe
that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is
another day and I believe in miracles. -Audrey Hepburn (Karyn Millar – thanks for sharing!)
‘Stop trying to figure out crazy’ ~ M. Chang
“If the person you are talking to doesn’t appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.” ~ Winnie the Pooh
’With every experience, you alone are painting your own canvas, thought by thought, choice by choice.’ ~ Oprah Winfrey
’A diva accepts herself as she is right now and strives to be even better. She doesn’t change who she is to fit someone else’s idea of what she ought to be. She reaches for her own ideal sense of whom she wants to be. She’s strong; she’s courageous; she’s creative.’ (borrowed from divaonadimedesign.com)
“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.’ -Mark Twain
‘We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.’ – SK (Thanks V)
’We are here to add what we can to life, not to get what we can from it.’
‘In failing, we learn to value our victories with a sense of satisfaction that can only be achieved through the sheer act of accomplishment.’ ~ Dai Manuel
“The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we hit it.”-Michelangelo
Ask yourself a question: Is my attitude worth catching? Zig Ziglar
Working on commitment management. Not time management.- tweeted by Erin Biro
The only person who is truly holding you back is you. No more excuses, it’s time to change. It’s time to live life at a new level! – tweeted by The Daily Love
‘What lies behind us & what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us’ -R W Emerson
The things u do for yourself are gone when u are gone, but the things that u do for others remain as your legacy. – Inspire Book Club
“There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” ~ Edith Wharton
CONTINUOUSLY ADDING MORE…