The present is just that…a gift. When you open your eyes each morning celebrate the gift of life as you would any present…with surprise, wonder, excitement and most of all, GRATITUDE.
Germaine L. Newton
The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.
Arguing with a fool proves there are two.
Doris M. Smith
Today’s put-off objectives reduce tomorrow’s achievements.
Harry F. Banks
Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progress stops.
We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.
A man who assisted in autopsies in a big urban hospital, starting in the mid-1950s, describes the many deaths from botched abortions that he saw. “The deaths stopped overnight in 1973.” He never saw another in the 18 years before he retired. “That,” he says, “ought to tell people something about keeping abortion legal.
The single greatest thing you can do to change your life today would be to start being grateful for what you have right now.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
When you find yourself stressed, ask yourself one question: Will this matter five years from now? If yes, then do something about the situation. If no, then let it go.
Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age.