Quotation: – [America’s] greatest moral failure is that we still don’t abide by the basic precept in Metthew that whatever you do for the least of my brothers, you do for me. That basic principle applies to poverty, racism and sexism. – President Obama
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. (Francois Bacon)
Avoid speaking about what you have no knowledge of, and talking about what is not your business. -Hazrat Ali (A.S)
“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never doubt that a small, group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. – Margaret Mead
“When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a Communist.” —Dom Helder Camara
“There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality, and then there are those who turns one into the other.” – Doughlas Everett.
– The conscious brain can only hold one thought at a time, choose a positive thought. – Jealousy work the opposite way you want it to. – The world is changing at such a rapid rate that waiting to implement changes will leave you 2 steps behind. – Breathe deeply and appreciate the moment. Living in the moment could be the meaning of life. Creativity is maximized when you are living in the movement. – Drink fresh water and as much water as you can, water flushes unwanted toxins from your body and keeps your brain sharp. – Friends are more important than money.
Isn’t it amazing that George Carlin – comedian of the 70’s and 80’s – could write something so very eloquent…and so very appropriate.
by George Carlin:
The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but shorter tempers, wider Freeways , but narrower viewpoints. We spend more, but have less, we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but less judgment, more experts, yet more problems, more medicine, but less wellness.
Ordinary people believe only in the possible. Extraordinary people visualize not what is possible or probable, but rather what is impossible. And by visualizing the impossible, they begin to see it as possible.– Cherie Carter-Scott
I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. – Thomas Alva Edison (1847- 1931)