Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another. ~Napoleon Hill
An act of love that fails is just as much a part of the divine life as an act of love that succeeds, for love is measured by its own fullness, not by its reception. ~Harold Loukes
When the waves close over me, I dive down to fish for pearls. ~Masha Kaleko
What pearls and nuggets of wisdom will you find today?
And in the evening, when I lie in bed and end my prayers with the words, ‘I thank you, God, for all that is good and clear and beautiful, I am filled with joy’… I don’t think then of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains…
I’ve found that there is always some beauty left in nature, sunshine, freedom, in yourself; these can all help you. Look at these things, and then you find yourself again, and God, and then you regain your balance. ~Anne Frank
Sometimes it doesn’t feel like a level playing field does it? It’s true; if you understand the Law of Attraction and its’ underlying principle that “thoughts become things”, you have a distinctly unfair advantage. ~Your Right Brain
Geshe Michael Roache tells us that: “There is no word in Tibetan for ‘guilty’. The closest thing is ‘intelligent regret that decides to do things differently.’”
How would your day change if you spent more time mapping a new strategy from lessons learned instead of spending time with regret of things done?
As irrigators lead water where they want, as archers make their arrows straight, as carpenters carve wood, the wise shape their minds. ~The Buddha
What will you shape today?
Seven questions to begin the process of eliminating excuses from Dr. Wayne Dyer in his book, Excuses Begone.
1. Is it true?
2. Where did it come from?
3. What is your payoff?
4. What would your life look like if you did not have that belief?
5. Can you create a rational, truthful reason to change?
6. Can I access universal cooperation?
7. How will I continually reinforce this new way of being?