August 18, 2015

STOP AND THINK – The secret to enjoying life is to count your blessings–not your birthdays. (Author unknown) On each birthday, we think we are one year older. In fact, of course, we are only one day older on the anniversary of our...

August 17, 2015

STOP AND THINK – The “Golden Rule” has no inches nor feet, yet it is the measure of every man. (Author unknown) Whereas lumber labeled “2×4” is really only 1½ x 3½ in actual dimensions, life can rarely be judged by explicit...

August 16, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Diversions are as essential to our health and personal development as schools are to our education, or as food is to our nourishment. (Charles Swindoll, pastor and author) We are often so occupied in the pursuit of success...

August 15, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. (Plato, classical Greek philosopher) Some of us are eager to share our thoughts even when they may not be carefully thought...

August 14, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Happiness begins where selfishness ends. (John Wooden, late renowned coach) “That’s mine.” It’s my turn.” “Me first.” Even before they can speak those words, children begin to show their selfishness by their actions and...

August 13, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things cannot be changed. (Tom Clancy, American novelist) Sometimes we feel as if we’re in a bind—an unpleasant situation from which there seems to...

August 12, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Almost all unhappiness in life comes from the tendency to blame someone else. (Brian Tracey, personal development author and speaker) Blaming others for our wrong doing is nothing new. It happened way back in the beginning...

August 11, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Pride can’t grow in a garden of gratitude. (Bruce Barlow, pastor) A lot has been written and said about pride, and how most people react unpleasantly to arrogance. If we fail to learn to be humble, we may learn the hard...

August 10, 2015

STOP AND THINK – An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. (Maurice Maeterlinck, 19th-20th century Belgian playwright and essayist) We all know that we should do good for others, but sometimes we’re wondering if it’s worth the...

August 9, 2015

STOP AND THINK – For every mountain, there is a miracle. (Robert Schuller, late TV preacher and author) We all face mountains at one time or another—what appear to be insurmountable obstacles to progress. Early explorers had to be creative...

August 8, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. (Albert Einstein, renowned scientist) The past is important not because of pleasant memories of better days but because of the lessons learned. Today is the only time...

August 7, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. (Martin Luther King Jr., 20th century civil rights leader) Light is an amazing phenomenon. Darkness can be...

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