It is easier to act yourself into a new way of thinking, than it is to think yourself into a new way of acting.
My reading list grows exponentially. Every time I read a book, it'll mention three other books I feel I have to read. It's like a particularly relentless series of pop-up ads.
In trying to avoid one sin I've committed another.
The key is to pump up your righteous anger and mute your petty resentment. I'll be happy if I can get that balance to fifty-fifty.
Paintings! They're like TV, but they don't move.
I've started to look at life differently. When you're thanking God for every little you - every meal, every time you wake up, every time you take a sip of water - you can't help but be more thankful for life itself, for the unlikely and miraculous fact that you .....
It's a different way of looking at the world. Your life isn't about rights. It's about responsibilities
I've rarely said the word 'Lord', unless it's followed by 'of the Rings.
I thought religion would make me live with my head in the clouds, but as often as not, it grounds me in this world.
Sometimes miracles occur only when you jump in.
Why were there no words that spoke positively about being concerned about the self? Why was there only negative connotation in terms like 'selfish', 'self-interested', 'self-centred', 'self-obsessed' and so on? Why was it so much better to be without a self: 'selfless', 'self-sacrificing', 'self-effacing', etc?
One small decision can change the world.
Sometimes all a person needs is not a brilliant mind that speaks but a patient heart that listens…
At some point you have to realize that they no longer care, and that maybe you are missing out on someone who does.
There is no shame in beginning again, for you get a chance to build bigger and better than before.
With all the negativity going on in the world right now, people need an escape. When you gve them a hit record or a great record, it allows them to escape for at least three or four minutes. They’re not thinking bills or economy or immigration or war when you .....
Never waste a minute of your life by squandering it thinking about people you don’t like.
Success isn’t what others can see but how you feel. It’s living your truth and doing what makes you truly happy. That’s success.
Tough times don’t last but tough people do. Never give up!
People with a good sense humor have a better sense of life.
Don’t worry about the people who hate you, worry about the people who love you.
A bad attitude is like a bad tire. You can’t go anywhere until you change it.
Don’t cry because they left; smile because they gave you a chance to find someone better.
The best gift a man can give his woman is his time, his attention and his love.