Tag Archives: life

Long term friends

“Every morning when I wake up, I dedicate myself to helping others to find peace of mind. Then, when I meet people, I think of them as long term friends; I don’t regard others as strangers.” Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai … Continue reading

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Courage to climb your mountains

Manual for Climbing Mountains –by Paulo Coelho Choose the mountain you want to climb: don’t pay attention to what other people say, such as “that one’s more beautiful” or “this one’s easier”. You’ll be spending lots of energy and enthusiasm … Continue reading

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Astound yourself

“If we did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves.” Thomas Edison (1847-1931) – American inventor and businessman

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The courage of our questions

“We make our world significant by the courage of our questions and by the depth of our answers.” Carl Sagan (1934-1996) American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science educator in astronomy and natural sciences

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See the need and respond

“We live in a world in which we need to share responsibility. It’s easy to say “It’s not my child, not my community, not my world, not my problem.” Then there are those who see the need and respond. I … Continue reading

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Applaude the good

When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy. Samuel Goldwyn – US (Polish-born) movie producer (1882 – 1974)  

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Find Your Courage

Margie Werrell is an author, life coach, and speaker who focuses on helping others be more courageous in daily life.  I thought her 12 Everyday Acts of Courage were a great way to start putting more courage into my own … Continue reading

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Draw your family circle

“The problem with the world is that we draw our family circle too small.” Mother Teresa – founded the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, India -(1910 – 1997)

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Nurse and patient share a special bond

Clay Taber was just 23, and a new college graduate, when he learned that his kidneys were shutting down.  “I was in the grocery store when my phone rang,” said Clay’s mother, Sandra Taber, in a press release.  “It was … Continue reading

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On being yourself

“Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.” Judy Garland (1922-1969)- American actress

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