ROCKING CHAIR QUOTES AND BITS OF WISDOM

Your success depends on how you wake up in the morning:  if you bound out of bed because there’s something out there you want to do, that you believe in, that you can hardly wait to get at, something good is going to happen. The most useful knowledge is the knowledge that’s applied. If you want to discover who you are, examine the things you do every day.  You are what you do. A good discipline is to practice giving to others without expecting gratitude or something in return. Kind words are best when followed by kind deeds. Rather than … Continue reading ROCKING CHAIR QUOTES AND BITS OF WISDOM

YES, YOU CAN JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER IF YOU LOOK DEEP ENOUGH

A lady in a faded gingham dress, and her husband, dressed in overalls walked  timidly into Harvard University President’s Office and requested to talk with the president. The administrative assistant took one look at them and concluded that these two backwoods individuals were country hicks who would be a waste of the president’s time.  She decided to discourage them and say that the president’s schedule was full all day. “We’ll wait,” the lady said.  And for hours they sat there waiting.  Finally, the frustrated assistant worked them into the president’s schedule, hoping he could get rid of them in a … Continue reading YES, YOU CAN JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER IF YOU LOOK DEEP ENOUGH

SEIZE THE DAY AND LIVE LIFE ABUNDANTLY

May I never be satisfied to simply exist, to drift through Life and MISS all the OPPORTUNITIES that Life offers. The older I get the more I want to make EVERY MINUTE COUNT. I want to get up EVERY morning and SEIZE THE DAY. CARPE DIEM. May I NEVER miss the OPPORTUNITY to live Life ABUNDANTLY, to BREATHE IN every BLESSING that Life offers, to fill my HEART with GRATITUDE for the CHANCE I have to EXPERIENCE Life FULLY EVERY SINGLE DAY. May my Life not end with regrets for having failed to EMBRACE LIFE…. for having failed to OPEN … Continue reading SEIZE THE DAY AND LIVE LIFE ABUNDANTLY