Tag Archives: Wisdom

Since It Is Sunday

“Jesus never called a human being a sinner.” Robert H. Schuller He may not have used the word, but Jesus did point out to certain people that they were on the wrong path. Once, an encounter ended with  “Neither do … Continue reading

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On Direction

“You have brains in your head and feet in your shoes.  You can steer yourself any direction you choose”. Dr. Seuss. (Theodor Seuss Geisel)

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Notes To Self

I stumbled upon this today and have filed it away in my “Notes to self” folder. “My little brother just asked, “Why are people so nice to the people who are about to die?”  And I told him that we … Continue reading

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Paradox

Paradox— That which we try to control, controls us. That which we try to possess, possesses us. Trials that we try to overcome, overcome us. That which we hold on to too tightly, slips away.   As long as we … Continue reading

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Rekindle

“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” Dr. Albert Schweitzer … Continue reading

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Listen

“Listen in silence because if your heart is full of other things, you cannot hear the voice of God. . .  The essential thing is not what we say, but what God says to us and through us” Saint Teresa … Continue reading

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Wisdom

“Impartiality is a pompous name for indifference, which is an elegant name for ignorance.” G. K. Chesterton– The Speaker, Dec. 15, 1900 Out of all the people of history, GK would be the one that I would want to have … Continue reading

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Never You Forget That

Mama always knows best. “Never you forget that.”. . . George “Mackie” McAlister. Wally Bock, a dispenser of wisdom, took a break from updating us on news from the business world yesterday to share Mom’s Wise Sayings Here is one … Continue reading

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Grasshopper, Did You Know. . . ?

Man who wants pretty nurse must be patient. Passionate kiss, like spider web, leads to undoing of fly. Lady who goes camping must beware of evil intent. Squirrel who runs up woman’s leg will not find nuts. Man who leaps … Continue reading

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Friday Wisdom

“The ability to speak in several languages is an asset, but the ability to keep your mouth shut in any language is priceless.” unknown, but it sounds like something Master Po would say.

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