Live

There are people who do not live their present life; it is as if they were preparing themselves, with all their zeal, to live some other life, but not this one. And while they do this, time goes by and is lost.

— Antiphon (5th Century BC) —

There are people who do not live their present life; it is as if they were preparing themselves, with all their zeal, to live some other life, but not this one. And while they do this, time goes by and is lost…

More Humility

True humility is not an abject, groveling, self-despising spirit; it is but a right estimate of ourselves as God sees us.

— Tryon Edwards —

True humility is not an abject, groveling, self-despising spirit; it is but a right estimate of ourselves as God sees us…

Humility’s Reward

He who sacrifices a whole offering shall be rewarded for a whole offering; he who offers a burnt-offering shall have the reward of a burnt-offering; but he who offers humility to God and man shall be rewarded with a reward as if he had offered all the sacrifices in the world.

— The Talmud —

“He who sacrifices a whole offering shall be rewarded for a whole offering; he who offers a burnt-offering shall have the reward of a burnt-offering; but he who offers humility to God and man shall be rewarded with a reward as if he had offered all the sacrifices in the world.” ~The Talmud

Misfortune or Fortunate?

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.

— Washington Irving —

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.

Less is More

If only I may grow: firmer, simpler, quieter, warmer.

— Dag Hammaskjold —

If only I may grow: firmer, simpler, quieter, warmer.

Spent for His Spirit

Sometimes the best way to get in touch with your spirit is to be completely spent mentally and physically.

— JMeyer —

Sometimes the best way to get in touch with your spirit is to be completely spent mentally and physically…

PEACE

Do you want peace? Look for it--it's all around you.

— JMeyer —

Do you want peace? Look for it–it’s all around you.

Fire of Desire

Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.

— Arnold H. Glasgow —

Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.

Bad or Good Men?

Bad men excuse their faults; good men abandon them.

— Unknown —

Bad men excuse their faults; good men abandon them.

Esteem

Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your emergency brake on.

— Maxwell Maltz —

Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your emergency brake on…