Grudges are a waste of perfect happiness.
Laugh when you can, apologize when you
should, and let go of what you can't change.
~ Author Unknown
A joyful heart is good medicine.
~ Proverbs 17:22
He who avoids complaint
~ Abu Bakr
You too be patient; strengthen your hearts,
for the coming of the Lord is near.
Do not complain against each other,
so that you yourselves may not be judged;
behold, the Judge is standing right at the door.
~ James 5:8-9
Friday Tale - Wish for You
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.
Be of good courage,
and He shall strengthen your heart,
all you that hope in the LORD.~ Psalm 31:24
Count your blessings. Once you realize how valuable
life is and how much you have going for you,
the smiles will return,
the sun will break out,
the music will play, and
you will finally be able to move
forward the life that God intended for you,
with grace, strength, courage and confidence.
~ Og Mandino
Be strong and courageous,
do not be afraid or tremble at them,
for the LORD your God is the one who goes with you.
He will not fail you or forsake you.
~ Deuteronomy 31:6
Courage is contagious. Every time we
choose courage, we make every
one around us a little better
and the world a little braver.
~ Brene Brown
And that most of the brothers, trusting
in the Lord because of my imprisonment,
have far more courage to speak
the word of God without fear.
~ Philippians 1:14
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear,
BUT the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who
does not feel afraid, BUT he who conquers that fear.
~ Nelson Mandela
BUT you, be strong and do not lose courage,
for there is reward for your work. Now when Asa
heard these words,... he took courage and
removed the abominable idols from all the land....
He then restored the altar of the LORD....
~ 2 Chronicles 15:7
BUT as I look back at my life, it is easy to see that the times when my wisdom and understanding grew to new levels; those times when I appr...