Saturday, April 17, 2010
If you have read my earlier blog today, you know that I am in the mood for a big me up. I have a collection of quotes that I used to read on a daily basis.
Just for today, I will remember to be thankful for God's presence and trust my future to His able hands. (I wrote this one.)
Just for today, I will try to be happy, realizing my happiness does not depend on what others do or say or what happens around me. Happiness is a result of being at peace with God and myself.
Emotions Anonymous Just for today with the words "with God" added by me.
Just for today, I will try to adjust myself to what is and not force everything to adjust to my own desires. I will accept my family, my friends, my business, my circumstances as they come.
EA Just for today
in the midst of trials and the stresses, just for today, I can do my best and let God take the rest. EA quote
Just for today, I will not compare myself with others. I will accept myself and live to the best of my ability. EA Just for today
Please, God, give me the courage to practice new behaviors and thinking styles. (I think I wrote this but not sure)
We need to remember that everyone makes mistakes. We will never be perfect. Narcotics Anonymous book
We should all try to do our best, but shouldn't beat up on ourselves when we do less. The Recovery Book by Al J Mooney, MD, Arlene Eisenberg and Haword Eisenberg
When I feel depressed, unloved, uncared for, abandoned and left out of life, I can practice gratitude. Co-dependents guide to the 12 steps
God has not called me to be successful, he has called me to be faithful. Mother Teresa
There are tears as well as laughs in life, tragedies and triumphs, and you have to make the most of every moment and a miracle of every morning. Nancy Reagan
Giving thanks in the midst of a painful situation helps alleviate the pain. Words that heal the blues
If you are giving, loving, serving, helping, encouraging, and adding value to others, you are living a useful life. That is significance.
The journey from success to significance
Here are some of those quotes. I dropped some and shared others.