small does matter
The smallest good deed is better than the grandest intention.
Small does add up. Actions do mean something. Words are just words. Acting ON somthing instead of just thinking about doing will get results.
I forget sometimes to follow thro... Read more
A ship in the harbor is safe. But that's not what ships are built for.
Playing it safe all the time is just that...safe. Not having to risk at all is also safe. Taking the plunge, cutting the cloth, sepping out in faith, etc all mean movin... Read more
Stand for something or fall for anything.
What do I stand for? What is important to me? What causes have I made my own, and what do I need to step back from? Interesting thoughts and questions.
I guess to ask me what my passions are I... Read more
When I grow up I'm gonna be.....
If someone posed that same question to you now, what would you say? Let this reflection be an indicator of your dreams.
happy, satisfied to be in my own skin, a loving person, a thoughtful person, kind, considerate, self secure, self motiv... Read more
Speaking up with the tough questions
I know that I don't have all the answers, and sometimes I forget what I already know. There's no shame in asking why something is, or how to do a task correctly.
When someone asks me something, it ... Read more
Free of weeds
Plant seeds of expectation in your mind; cultivate thoughts that anticipate achievement. Believe in yourself as being capable of overcoming all obstacles and weaknesses.
- Norman Vincent Peale
What type of garden am I growing in my min... Read more
No easy way out
No shortcuts to someplace worth going.
If something in your life is difficult, meet it head on and earn the satisfaction of earning a job well done--with honesty and integrity.
I like these quotes. It reminds me that getting someplac... Read more
What good is money?
It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.
So I pose that question, what good is money if you don't have the health to spend it? It's great to be able to buy buy buy, and have have have. Isn't that just another form... Read more
Sweet Dreams are made of this...
The things that are hard to bear, are sweet to remember.
....hard work! Yep, that's how I see it. A dream is a dream is a dream, but for it to BECOME something, now that takes work. I can put that into practical sense. I have a dream to we... Read more
Coming together is a beginning; staying together is progress; working together is success
Without you I am just me. I am a lone rock out in the ocean of life trying to not be swallowed up by the high tide.
Without you I am that waywar... Read more
Being all I can be
We can't become what we need by remaining what we are.
"Be all that you can be". That's the recruiting moto of the marines, a call to step out of what you are to step towards what you can become. In essence that is what I am looking at for... Read more
A No Pocket Day
No one can take away the good feelings you have inside, so let them shine!
Gonna let my postive attitude shine today. No placing it in my pockets and hiding. I will never know how my attitude might rub off on someone else so if I hide it a... Read more
Nothing for nothing
It takes twenty years to become an overnight success.
How I want success the easy and quick way. It would be great to have it all...NOW! But life isn't like that for sure. It's hard work to get anything or anyplace. To be able to do what I... Read more
What ever happened to....
The best antique is an old friend.
With all the moves I've made during my life there are very few friendships that have held up. It's a sad thing for me but where is the support system, the girffriends, the days spent out shopping, talking,... Read more
A change is gonna come
Continue to set long-term goals, but keep your options and means for achieving those goals adaptable, just in case life decides to throw a wrench in your plans.
Boy is this appropriate for today!! The goals are set and life can really thro... Read more
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