a letter for
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Remember who you wanted
It's not too late.
The world is
not moved only
by the mighty shoves of the heroes,
but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.
American Author, Activist and Lecturer
1880 - 1968
when the world pushes
you to your knees,
you're in the perfect position to pray.
Are you there?
Say a prayer for the Pretender
Who started out so young and strong
Only to surrender.
from the song
Today is not the
day you quit.
Nor is it the day you cry.
Today you know that you have all the passion and wisdom
to find that quiet center of solace, serenity and strength necessary
to create and sustain an authentic life.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
demonstrated that the most notable
usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed.
They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.
Bertie C. Forbes
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not
Rebuild those plans and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you,
till it seems as though you could not hold on a minute longer,
NEVER give up,
for that is the place and the time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Go over, go under, go around, or go through,
but never give up!
NEVER LET GO
let go of your dreams.
If you have determination and believe in
you will succeed in spite of your desire to
No matter what your past has been,
you have a spotless future.
Hugh B. Brown
Each morning is the open door to a new world -
new vistas, new aims, new plans, new thoughts -
and whether one is twenty, forty, sixty, or eighty;
whether one has succeeded, failed or just muddled along -
life begins each morning!
L. M. Hodges
In times of change,
there is no incentive so great,
and no medicine so powerful
as hope for a better tomorrow.
A NEW DAY
... A NEW YEAR
What you need to know about
is that no matter what has happened,
it has all worked together to bring you to this very moment.
And this is the moment you can choose to make everything new.
We cannot change yesterday.
we can only make the most of today,
and look with hope toward tomorrow.
Never attach strings
to the comfort you give to someone else.
from the book
"God Is in the Small Stuff
... and It All Matters"
Bruce Bickel & Stan Jantz
Nancy Ann Wolicki
The truth is
that there is nothing noble in being superior to somebody else.
The only nobility is in being superior
to your former self.
nothing. Often a hen who has merely laid an egg
cackles as if she has laid an asteroid.
American Writer and Humorist
1835 - 1910
For everything you have
you have gained something else.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American Essayist, Philosopher and Poet
1803 - 1882
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