He foresaw my every fall, my every sin, my every backsliding; yet, nevertheless, fixed His heart upon me. ― Arthur W. Pink As we start the last third of this blessed month, I think of god's mercy and love that enters our hearts when all else seems dark around us. I think of god's fairness in… Continue reading 20 Ramadan 2017: I think of …
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. - Steve… Continue reading 19 Ramadan 2017: It is time …
Such is life and life is such and after all it isn't much. First a cradle. Then a hearse. It might have been better, but it could have been worse. - Norman Wisdom One very effective way around feelings of despair is the power of imagination ... imaging how different and worse things could be… Continue reading 17 Ramadan 2017: It can be much worse
By changing nothing, nothing changes.– Tony Robbins Today, on the last day of this blessed month, something weird happened … a lot of wrong things. I was impatient … I procrastinated … I rushed … I was annoyed … I disregarded others … it was seriously a weird day. I say weird because of the… Continue reading 30 Ramadan 2016: Three Key Changes
Are these things really better than the things I already have? Or am I just trained to be dissatisfied with what I have now? ― Chuck Palahniuk What do we really want? I think, beyond colors, cultures and genders, we all just want to be happy. While a stable state of happiness is not possible in that… Continue reading 28 Ramadan 2016: What do we want?
The more you go with the flow of life and surrender the outcome to God, and the less you seek constant clarity, the more you will find that fabulous things start to show up in your life. ― Mandy Hale Have you tried to let go? Like really let go? I am not talking about not moving… Continue reading 25 Ramadan 2016: True Reliance
But she wasn’t around, and that’s the thing when your parents die, you feel like instead of going in to every fight with backup, you are going into every fight alone. ― Mitch Albom Just like in everyday life, I recently had an important career decision to make, and I didn't know what to do. In my… Continue reading 14 Ramadan 2016: Cherish them
Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use. - Earl Nightingale I heard an interview with a *now* coach and consultant who was… Continue reading 12 Ramadan 2016: Change *Signal*
“What day is it?" It's today," squeaked Piglet. My favorite day," said Pooh. ― A.A. Milne Like the dandelion, we might be here today, but there is no guarantee for tomorrow. I truly did not see how this was a character trait in my mom until she sadly passed away. When I reflected on all her behaviors and… Continue reading 26 Ramadan 2015: Today is Life … Tomorrow is?
Beauty is whatever gives joy. - Edna St. Vincent Millay I couldn't have summarized it better than the quote above, beauty was definitely a priority for mom. Whether it is through beautiful flowers in her garden, or the lovely necklace she wore that brought out the color of her eyes, or the surprise gifts she would constantly give… Continue reading 21 Ramadan 2015: Beauty