Thursday, July 2, 2015
Detachment is the difference between emotional involvement and emotional awareness. Detachment allows you to see your emotions as they form, develop, intensify, and change.
(Gary Zukav and Linda Francis, Thoughts From The Heart of The Soul, p. 109)
2 July 2015
Monday, June 29, 2015
All natural resources are precious. It's up to each one of us to practice wise stewardship and to encourage our neighbors -- and our local, state, and federal government to do their share as well.
(The Christophers, Three Minutes A Day, Vol. 41, 16 November)
29 June 2015
Sunday, June 28, 2015
I can begin my record of growth and goals, and dreams, and all my feelings. I can be the author of the book of my life.
(Amy E. Dean, Night Light, 1 February)
28 June 2015
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Photo by Melva in Panama
If anyone who is spoken to once or twice will not listen and change his ways, do not argue with him, but leave it all to God, for He knows well how to turn bad things into good.
(Thomas 'a Kempis, The Imitation Of Christ, Book 1, Chapter 16)
27 June 2015
Friday, June 26, 2015
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Dysfunctional people attract dysfunctional people and healthy people attract healthy people. It's uncanny how consistent it is. There is just no such thing, for example, as someone who is in a long-term relationship with an addict who is not in some way codependent.
(Dr. Henry Townsend, The Secret Things of God, p. 103)
25 June 2015
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Abuse is an act where power is used to steal from another what can only be given freely.
(David Mura in The Color Of Light by Perry Tilleraas 27 November)
Life is an exercise in perseverance. If you persevere, you win.
(Charles Swindoll in 100 Days of Prayer For Women, p. 31)
Let it [perseverance], grow, for when your endurance is fully developed, you will be strong in character and ready for anything.
(The One Year Book Of Bible Readings, 20 September)
23 June 2015