First Thanksgiving Alone
Last Thanksgiving my dear Mom decided she wanted a pace maker. So a pace maker she received that day. She made it out so good that we were able to have dinner together Little did I know or even think it would be our last Thanksgiving but it w... Read more
November 4, 2016 Quote
"The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are b... Read more
November 3, 2016 Quote
"I write about the power of trying, because I want to be okay with failing. I write about generosity because I battle selfishness. I write about joy because I know sorrow. I write about faith because I almost lost mine, and I know what it is to ... Read more
"Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not."
"You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction."
"The mind is everything... Read more
"Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate."
William Arthur Ward
"Trust gives you the permission to give people direction, get ever... Read more
"A moment of anger can destroy a lifetime of work, whereas a moment of love can break barriers that took a lifetime to build."
"Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle."
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Biggest Loser challenge
For anybody interested in participating in a Biggest Loser challenge, please go to my page and click the BL Fall Challenge ALL Teams team. You can join the all-teams page and put your name on the Waiting List for a Winter Challenge Team! Or ins... Read more
"Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. It may not be difficult to store up in the mind a vast quantity of facts within a comparatively short time, but the ability to form judgments requires the severe discipline of hard work and the tempering hea... Read more
"Challenge is the pathway to engagement and progress in our lives. But not all challenges are created equal. Some challenges make us feel alive, engaged, connected, and fulfilled. Others simply overwhelm us. Knowing the difference as you set big... Read more
"You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life."
"Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essent... Read more
"Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love."
"The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential....these are the keys that will unlock the door t... Read more
"I can control my destiny, but not my fate. Destiny means there are opportunities to turn right or left, but fate is a one-way street. I believe we all have the choice as to whether we fulfill our destiny, but our fate is sealed."
Paulo ... Read more
"I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames."
"It is of practical value to learn to like... Read more
"You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life."
"I don't believe in failure. It is not failure if you enjoyed the ... Read more
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."
"Never be in a hurry: do everything quietly and in ... Read more