Change your thoughts and you change your world. Norman Vincent Peale
A smile is the beginning of peace"
"Nothing is worth more than this day" -Goethe
This moment is all you will ever have. Don't believe me? Try to capture the previous moment or the next one and change.
- Rachel Devine
"Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing."
- Helen Keller
"Everything there is but lovin' leaves a rust on your old soul' - Langston Hughes
"It isn't enough to talk about peace, one must believe it. And it isn't enough to believe in it, one must work for
it." - Eleanor Roosevelt
"I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I
still possess. -Martin Luther
"Every good thought you think is contributing its share to the ultimate result of your life. -Grenville Kleiser
"The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't
do anything about it. -Albert Einstein
"It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who
made him. -Abraham Lincoln
"You never find yourself until you face the truth. - Pearl Baily
I have sometimes been wildly despairingly, acutely miserable...but through it all I can still know quite certainly that
just to be alive is a grand thing. Agatha Christie
Prayer for me is an upward leap of the heart.
-St. Terese of Lisieux
No one escapes the wilderness on the way to the promised land. -Annie Dillard
Each indecision brings its own delays and days are lost lamenting over lost days...What you can do or think you can do,
begin it. For boldness has Magic, Power, and Genius in it. - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
You cannot tell what may happen to us in the strange medley of life. But we can decide what happens in us...how we can
take it, what we do with it...and that is what really counts in the end. -Joseph Fort Newton
The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness, call it intuition or what
you will, and the solution comes to you and you don't know how or why. - Albert Einstein
So these are ours; faith, hope and love, but the greatest of these is Love.
- Corinthians 13:13
The righteous will never be moved: they will be remembered forever -Psalm 112:6
You can't hold a man down without staying down with him. -Booker T. Washington
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.
- 1 John 4:4 NKJV
A vessel full of living water is empty of all else.
- Danny Lee
Anyone who says that sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain. -Unknown
When it gets dark enough, you can see the stars.
-Charles A. Beard
I discovered the secret of the sea in meditation upon a dewdrop. - Kahlil Gibran
For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.
- Luke 12:34
God is nearer to us than our own spirit - Julian of Norwich
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will
meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
-Henry David Thoreau
"I exist as I am, that is enough, if no other in the world be aware I sit content, and if each and all be aware I
sit content." -Walt Whitman
"Yesterday is already a dream and tomorrow is only a vision, but today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of
happiness and every tomorrow a vision of hope."
-From the Sanskrit
If God created the shadows, it was to bring out the light.
- John XXIII
At the end of our life we shall all be judged by charity.
- St. John of the Cross
You cannot always control what goes on outside, but you can always control what goes on inside. -Dr Wayne Dyer
In times of quietness, our hearts should be like a tree lifting their branches to heaven to draw down strength which they
will need to face the storms that will surely come in life. -Salesians of Don Bosco
Look within!... The secret is inside you. -Hui-neng
Whatever hour God has blessed you with, take it with a grateful hand. - Horace
"The moment I realized God existed, I knew that I could not do otherwise than to live for Him Alone...Faith strips
the mask from the world and renders meaningless such words as anxiety, danger and fear, so the believer goes through life
calmly and peacefully, with profound joy---like a child, hand and hand with his mother."
- Charles De Foucauld
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God" Jesus Matthew 5:1
May God bless you with the gift of his love, faith and hope.
Please pray for peace in our world. Pray especially for peace in our own hearts, because a peaceful world depends on
individual peace. Pray for peace in our homes, communities, place of worship, work, and in the world.