Friday, July 29, 2011

Lessons Learned

Today, ask yourself, "What lessons can be learned from the experience of this day?" (Helen Steiner Rice, From The Heart, 15 July)

We can't prepare for what we won't acknowledge. (Larsen and Hegarty, Believing In Myself, 15 July)

To consider persons and events and situations only in light of their effect upon myself is to live on the doorstep of hell. (Thomas Merton in Chapter-By-Chapter Bible Commentary by Warren W. Wiersbe, p. 442)

To expect life to be tailored to our specifications is to invite frustration. (One Day At A Time In Al-Anon, 9 July)

Self-pity comes from concentrating on the negative aspects of life. (One Day At A Time In Al-Anon, 9 July) 29 July 2011

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