November 12, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Nothing repels like a frown—or attracts like a smile. (Charles Swindoll, preacher and author) It’s a simple statement but one which can be verified by almost everyone’s personal experience. When someone begins to frown...

November 11, 2015

STOP AND THINK – Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed. (Storm Jameson, 20th century English journalist and author) Note Jameson’s five requirements to be happy...

Title: Mud is Slippery

By: Lynda Shadel   The past year has been a wet one, and with the rain comes mud. During my walks, the mud can become treacherous. Often I try to just step over the mud rather than taking the harder way of avoiding it altogether. I sometimes...

November 10, 2015

STOP AND THINK – This is the true joy in life—being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one. (George Bernard Shaw, late Nobel-Prize-winning Irish playwright) Shaw continues: “. . . being thoroughly worn out before you are...

November 9, 2015

STOP AND THINK – It’s not a case of magic. It’s a simple fact. What I see, and hear, and speak, I become. (Gordon & Gladis DePree in The Gift) What we are physically is a combination of our DNA, the food we consume, our exercise, and...

November 8, 2015

STOP NAD THINK – The revolution that will save the world is ultimately a personal one. (Marianne Williamson, author and lecturer) That’s Williamson’s conclusion after writing, “Personal transformation can and does have global effects. As we...

November 7, 2015

STOP AND THINK – It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow. (Robert Goddard, “the father of modern rocketry.”)   Whether it’s in the science laboratory, the...

November 6, 2015

STOP AND THINK – [There’s a] risk . . . if you change: that people you’ve been involved with won’t like the new you. But other people who do will come along. (Lisa Alther, American novelist) Maybe you’ve had the experience Alther alludes...

November 5, 2015

STOP AND THINK – It ain’t no use to grumble and complain; it’s just as easy to rejoice. (James Whitcomb Riley, “the Children’s Poet”)   Riley illustrates this principle: “When God sorts out the weather and sends rain, why rain’s my...

November 4, 2015

STOP AND THINK – The love of one’s country is a natural thing. But why should love stop at the border? (Inspiration Line)   People seem naturally to be patriotic; they are usually proud of their nationality and supportive of...

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