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Daytona beach SunriseRockefeller Center NYCGonna be a BearHave a great Tuesday!...Change your thinking; Change your life. Your thoughts create your reality. Practice positive thinking. Act the way you want to be, and soon you will be the way you act. ...Thoughts are very much like waves. We can't stop them from coming BUT we can choose which ones to surf! ...Don't be afraid to start over. It's a brand new opportunity to rebuild what you truly want. If the words you spoke appeared on your skin would you still be beautiful? What we say, how we speak can have such an impact on others. Listen to your words; would you want them written on your skin?is still bug eyed from eye dilation. ...Happiness comes from contentment....Just for today, try to live through this day only and not tackle all your problems at once....A beautiful face will age and a perfect body will change, but a beautiful soul will always be a beautiful soul....My goal is not to be better than anyone else, but to be better than I used to be....It’s okay to have down days....Drama and judgments are a waste of perfect happiness....Never wish them pain. That’s not who you are. If they caused you pain, they must have pain inside. Wish them healing. That’s what they need. – Najwa Zebian...God loves you because of who God is, not because of anything you did or didn’t do. ...Deal with your problems before they deal with your happiness. ...Too many people in the world to let just ONE keep you down...Without purpose, your motivation to act is weak, and you will only move if an external force pulls or pushes you. ...Be patient and calm - for no one can catch fish in anger....no fish for me but the view was great!...A secret to happiness is letting every situation be what it is instead of what you think it should be, and then making the best of it....People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. ...Being rejected from something good just means you were being pointed towards something better....Remind yourself that you don't have to do what everyone else is doing....Some people are so poor, all they have is money....The more you love your decisions, the less you need others to love them....Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely ...Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity. ...Happiness is found when you stop comparing yourself to other people. is glad to be back home again after 10 days vacationing in New Hampshire. I'm ready to Spark again....Sometimes you have to walk away from what you want to find what you deserve. - Belle Aurora ...Don't compare your progress with that of others. We all need our own time to travel our own distance. ...Sometimes you have to forget what's gone, appreciate what remains, and look forward to what's coming next....I used to believe that prayer changes things, but now I know that prayer changes us and we change things. - Mother Teresa...Don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs, but how high he bounces when he hits bottom. - George Patton ...Surround yourself with those who see greatness in you, even when you don't see it in yourself....We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are. - Max de Pree...Sometimes the wrong choices bring us to the right places....The smallest deed is better than the greatest intention. - John Burroughsis heading to Florida in the morning. Can't wait....Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced...John Keats...Don't stress. Do your best. Forget the rest. ...It takes some courage to stand up and speak; it takes even more courage to open your mind and listen....We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give...It is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy....Begin, be bold and venture to be wise...Sometimes it takes sadness to know happiness, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence....Learn to let go, Not everyone in your life is meant to stay....Never give up. Always find a reason to keep trying....Life begins where fear ends. ...Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality....If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives. - Vince Lombardi...If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives. - Vince Lombardi...Finish each day & be done with it. You have done what you could. Learn from it; tomorrow is a new day. - Ralph Waldo Emerson...Give without remembering and always receive without forgetting....Stars can't shine without darkness....Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out....Everyone you meet has something to teach you....Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. ...Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. - Oscar Wilde...Some people are born for Halloween, and some are just counting the days until Christmas....Associate yourself with people of good quality, for it is better to be alone than in bad company. - Booker T. Washington ...Before you judge a man, walk a mile in his shoes. After that who cares? He’s a mile away and you’ve got his shoes....A person should always choose a costume which is in direct contrast to her own personality....There is magic in the air when pumpkins glow by midnight...Be afraid ... Be very afraid. Happy Halloween!!...Today, I'm grateful for a random run-in with an old friend while grocery shopping. Talk about a pleasant surprise!Today, I am grateful for having the bed all to myself...DH went hunting for the weekend. I can drool, sleep diagonally, toss and turn, etc....Today I am grateful for the really good craft beer I had at lunch. I think the more seasonal, the better. Food was excellent too....Today I'm grateful for successfully making a challenging recipe and then eating it in all its delicious glory. I made a beef mushroom barley soup; I've never done it before and it was so yummy!...Today I am grateful for adult friendships as well as my SP friendships. Some things just get better with age. Research shows close friendships help increase longevity....Today I am grateful for thank you notes. It feels just as good to send one as it does to get one....Today I am grateful for my health. The more you appreciate your well-being, the more you’ll prioritize it. ...Today I am grateful for my favorite night shirt (any set of pajamas for that matter). I believe what I wear to bed helps to set my sleep up for success....Today I am grateful for being able to cheer for my favorite College Football Team…Go BUCKS. I will always root, root, root for the home team especially when they are wearing scarlet and gray. ...Today I am grateful for the person who saw that my hands were full and opened the door for me. PLEASE - Don’t ever underestimate the power of a small gesture. AND yes, I said Thank You....Today I am grateful getting lost in a good book. I just picked up a new one from the library. Did you know reading fiction actually make you more empathetic in real life....Today I am grateful for cozy scarves. It’s only 20 F today and those scarves sure help keep me warm. Guess winter means sporting these bad boys all day, every day....Today I am grateful for my other half. I believe our relationships boost our well-being. My hubby is my best friend and an awesome partner in crime....Today I am grateful for sharing a great meal with old friends. ...Today I am grateful for my morning coffee…plus research shows that cup of coffee has some outstanding health benefits. ...Today I am grateful for the “undo”button. Sometimes there are situations that call for a giant “OH - NO.” The undo comes in so handy. ...Today I am grateful for Sunday mornings. It is a perfect for brunch....Today I am grateful for being able to take a long, hot shower. It’s so relaxing and feels so good especially when the body feels a bit on the chilly side. ...Today I am grateful for my pet. I’m grateful when my dog is so happy to see me. I know she loves me unconditionally; I consider her family and she increases my happiness. ...Today I am grateful for hitting every green light on our commute to the VA Medical Center. I think that may have been the first time ever. ...Today I am grateful for Chocolate…AND I love the fact there’s a health benefit to it too....Today I am grateful for vacations. DH and I have decided to go to Europe in 2020; the trip planning seems to be a real happiness booster. ...Today I am grateful for NOT setting the alarm on a weekend. It felt so nice to sleep in even if it was only for 30 minutes longer. Score again!!...Today I am grateful for the upcoming holidays. Guess they don’t call it “the most wonderful time of the year” for nothing. ...Today I am grateful for fresh flower arrangements. I received a Thanksgiving Day arrangement today. It feels downright great when someone sends you some. ...Today I am grateful for great jokes. I love to laugh and really enjoy those deep belly laughs where you laugh so hard you almost pee your pants or the moment when you can’t control your laughter. ...Today I am grateful for all my friends and family and their never-ending support. They always have my back and I have theirs as well....Today I am grateful for Wacky family traditions. They make the holidays unique and give you a laugh. ...Today I am grateful for Coloring books. Studies show they’re a good way to relieve stress...I like the adult coloring books and do mine with colored pencils....Today and most importantly I am grateful for MYSELF. I deserve all the happiness and kindness in the world. Never Forget - Always be grateful for yourself; you deserve it. ...All great achievements require time....Learning does not mean acquiring more information, but expanding the ability to produce results we truly want in life....It's great to be happy, but it's even better to bring happiness to others....Be sure to taste your words before you spit them out....Christmas gives us an opportunity to pause and reflect on the important things around us...David Cameron..."It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving."...Mother Theresa...'Silver Bells' - "City sidewalks Busy sidewalks Dressed in holiday style In the air There's a feeling Of Christmas..." ...May you never be too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve....Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can't see. - The Polar Express...Oh the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful, And since we've no place to go, Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow...."Let us keep Christmas beautiful without a thought of greed." - Ann Garnett Schultz ..."Christmas will always be as long as we stand heart to heart and hand in hand." - Dr. Seuss...It's the most wonderful time of the year! - Edward Pola and George Wyle...Christmas isn't just a day, it's a frame of mind. - Miracle on 34th Street...Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection. - Winston Churchill...The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear. - Will Ferrell, Elf'...Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day - Helen Steiner Rice...Snowmen fall from heaven un-assembled...Just remember, the true spirit of Christmas lies in your heart. The Polar Express...Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts - Janice Maeditere...Christmas is like candy; it slowly melts in your mouth sweetening every taste bud, making you wish it could last forever - Richelle E. Goodrich...Unless we make Christmas an occasion to share our blessings, all the snow in Alaska won’t make it white - Bing Crosby...Remember this December, that love weighs more than gold...Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance—each beautiful, unique, and gone too soon...Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be a day of remembrance—a day in which we think of everything we have ever loved...A New Year is like a blank book, and the pen is in your hands. It is your chance to write a beautiful story for yourself. Happy New Year....Let’s thank the year which has given us so many memories to remember as we prepare ourselves for the one which is about to take its place!Never lose faith; never lose hope. Even when the worst is thrown there is still always hope.A Snowy New York City. What a winter wonderland!...This is a new year. A new beginning. And things will change....Having self-discipline can take you to places you never thought you’ll ever reach....Your body listens to you more than you might think. If you think and talk negatively about it, whether to yourself or to others, it listens....When one door of happiness closes… don’t sulk in your failures, instead, stand up and open yourself to opportunities....Research has shown, that people who are positive thinkers tend to have fewer colds and live longer and enjoy being in a state of good health....Always be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of somebody else....Sometimes you just have to put on lip gloss and pretend to be psyched....People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it....Don't be distracted by criticism. Remember--the only taste of success some people get is to take a bite out of you. --Zig Ziglar...One of the best things about the future is that it comes one day at a time....Trusting my voice helps me find my way....Forgiveness is like a superpower that hardly anyone ever uses....Don't Quit. Sometimes the things you are hoping for come at unexpected times....Fearlessness is like a muscle. The more I exercise it, the more natural it becomes to not let my fears run me...To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when no one else will....Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.,,,Albert Einstein..I made myself a snowball as perfect as can be I thought Id keep it as a pet & let it sleep with me I made it some pajamas & a pillow for its head Then last night it ran away but first it wet the bed...Joy and positive thinking are powerful tools for living well....If you can't fly, then run; if you can't run, then walk; if you can't walk, then crawl; ; but whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward....Success is a journey, not a destination....Mastering mindful simplicity can mean the difference between thriving in a fulfilling life and just surviving another day....People don't always say "I love you." Sometimes it sounds more like: Be safe. Did you eat? I made you this. ...Stop focusing on how stressed you are and remember how blessed you are....I think 99 times and find nothing. I stop thinking, swim in silence, and the truth comes to me. - Albert Einstein ...The happiest people don't have the best of everything, they just make the best of everything they have....Life is better with true friends. ...A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected. ...You might not have the things you want, but if you check carefully, you got all you need. ...The person I am today would like to thank the person I was 5 years ago for not giving up....Live your life and forget your age. ...Music can have a profound effect on mood, including confidence level or how relaxed you are....Know your worth. You must find the courage to leave the table if respect is no longer being served....Look at life from unexpected angles....Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. - William Shakespeare...A mistake that makes you humble is much better than an achievement that makes you arrogant. ...Never assume that loud is strong and quiet is weak....Hurting someone else will not ease your pain, but being kind will. ...I still have a long way to go, but I’m already so far from where I used to be, and I’m proud of that....Look at every change as an opportunity to learn something new....Sometimes you have to realize that the world is too beautiful to waste your time being angry or sad when you could be enjoying what life has to offer....I just want to sit on a beach and forget about absolutely everything for a while....Not a Thousand. Find ONE BIG REASON to do what you want to do. that's enough. ...Many of us go down a sad path when we let our egos make us suffer....Be careful who you make memories with. Those things can last a lifetime. ...Make the most of today. Don't allow the troubles of yesterday to steal the gift of right now....Dear God, give me the strength to move through my day with grace and love in my heart. ...Never apologize for how much love you have to give. Just feel sorry for those who didn't want any of it....Kindness is a gift everyone can afford to give....Kindness is a gift everyone can afford to give....I don't need a perfect life. I just want to be happy, surrounded by good friends who love me for who I am....Go for it now. The future is promised to no one. ...Change is never painful. Only the resistance to change is painful....Heading to Florida shortly...will be MIA for a few days....Happy to be back home again but don't like being back to snow and grey days again....How beautiful it is to find someone who asks for nothing but your company....People who defend your name when you're not around are the most loyal friends you could ever get....We know nothing of tomorrow, our business is to be good and happy today....People who make me laugh until I'm physically in pain are my favorite kind of people....Without rain nothing grows. Embrace the storms in your life....I am what I am. I may not be perfect and I make mistakes, but when I care, I care with all my heart. ...Don't be afraid of being outnumbered. Eagles fly alone. Pigeons flock together....Sometimes, you've just gotta look back at your past and smile at how far you've gotten. ...Life will always bring you pain; you have a choice about how much you suffer....No matter how stressed you are, remember how blessed you are....No more expectations, just go with the flow and whatever happens, happens....Always appreciate what you have before it's gone....Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. - Confucius ...Learn to sit back and observe. Not everything needs a reaction....You are unique! What works for you, what suits your body will be different from what works for other people....Some people have to pretend you're a bad person so they don't feel guilty about the things they did to you....It's important to realize you can miss something, but not want it back. - Paulo Coelho...When you're in a dark place, you tend to think you've been buried. Perhaps you've been planted. Bloom....What's meant to be will always find a way....Talk with people who make you see the world differently. ...The problem is people are being hated when they are real, and are being loved when they are fake. - Bob Marley...You cannot break a person who gets their strength from God. ...Don't stress over things you can't change. ...Keep the faith. Some of the most amazing things in life tend to happen right at the moment you're about to give up....Your faith can move mountains and your doubt can create them...Nothing happens by chance in the universe. Everything is in accord with law....Every situation in life is temporary. When life is good, make sure you enjoy & receive it fully. When life is not so good, remember that it will not last forever & better days are on the way....Trust yourself. You've survived a lot, and you'll survive whatever is coming. - Robert Tew ...The darkest nights produce the brightest stars....Strong people stand up for themselves, but stronger people stand up for others....One of the best gifts you can give someone is thanking them for being part of your life. ...The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible. - Winston Churchill ...The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large. ...Trust the timing of how things are unfolding for you....God's plan is always more beautiful than our desire....If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things. - Albert Einstein...Surround yourself with positive people....When we fail to plan, we are indirectly planning to fail....You’re the pilot of the flight. No one else is going to grab the controls but you....Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. - Confucius ...Be happy. Just because things are not good, doesn't mean you can't see the good side of things....Never lose sleep over something that isn't worth staying awake for. ...One day you'll look back and realize that you worried too much about things that don't really matter....The biggest mistake we make is thinking life is all about our dreams and desires. We forget that God's Will always comes first....Words mean nothing if actions show the complete opposite. ...To believe means to hope for the best, endure the stress, passing every test and accepting nothing less....The only impossible journey is the one you never begin....Sometimes we pray for God to change a situation when God wants the situation to change us....Doing what we love makes us all happy. Your happiness is in your hands. ...Show respect for the other person's opinions. Never say, "You're wrong". - Dale Carnegie...Sometimes a hug is worth more than a thousand words. ...Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day....You cannot find peace by avoiding life. ...There isn't enough darkness in all the world to snuff out the light of one little candle - Buddha...People are so quick to judge others faults, but never quick to point out their own....Don't look back. Life is about focusing on what lies in front of you and not over your shoulder....Great things will happen when you distance yourself from negativity. ...You will lose many friends and family by expressing yourself, but you will gain those who are searching for you....You make mistakes. Mistakes don't make you - Maxwell Maltz ...Today is the oldest you've ever been, and the youngest you'll ever be again. So live life to the fullest today, and have no regrets....It doesn't matter who hurt you, or broke you down. What matters is who made you smile again. ...When someone helps you and they are struggling too, that's not help, that's love....What other people think of you is none of your business - Regina Brett ...I know this transformation is painful, but you're not falling apart; you're just falling into something different, with a new capacity to be beautiful - William C. Hannan...You can't force someone to respect you, but you can refuse to be disrespected....Soulmates come into our lives for different reasons. They are not always romantic partners. Sometimes they are the best friends we've ever had....Respect those who tell you the truth, no matter how hard it is....Whatever comes, let it come. What stays, let it stay. What goes, let it go....Never give someone a second opportunity to knock you down....No one is perfect... that's why pencils have erasers....Happiness starts with you. Not with your relationships, not with your job, not with your money, but with you....There is not enough room in your mind for both worry and faith. You must decide which one gets to live there....Life is about moving on, accepting changes and looking forward to what makes you stronger and more complete....Apparently when you treat people like they treat you, they get upset....Don't feel guilty for doing what is best for you....If you're not getting the results you want in life, the first place to look is your daily habits and routines....Sometimes angels are just ordinary people who help us believe in miracles again....Sometimes you have to be knocked down lower than you've ever been, to stand up taller than you you've ever known....Your dream doesn't have an expiration date. Take a deep breath and try again....There is no greater wealth in this world than peace of mind....Never give up on yourself. Remember, great things take time....As you go to sleep reflect on the good you’ve done today....Risk more than others think is safe. Dream more than others think is practical....The world is gonna judge you no matter what you do, so live your life the way you want to....Don't trust words, trust vibes. People can tell you anything, but a vibe tells you everything. ...Say it before you run out of time. Say it before it's too late. Say what you are feeling. Waiting is a mistake....Life humbles you as you age. You realize how much time you wasted on nonsense....Being okay if it happens and okay if it doesn't happen is a very powerful place to be....Be kind, be fair, be honest, be true, and all of these things will come back to you. What goes around comes around....A strong soul shines after every storm. ...Stop wasting time getting upset at those who criticize your life. It's always someone who has NO IDEA of the price you paid to get where you are today! Stay calm and walk away....Remember this. The right person will never get tired of you....Everything happens for a reason. It might not make sense now, but at the right time it will....If it can be solved, there's no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, then worry is of no use. - Dalai Lama...It's okay to dislike someone, or even dislike someone for no reason. But it's not okay to disrespect, degrade, and humiliate that person....When you let go of the toxic people in your life, you will find that life becomes so much easier....No matter how much pain we’re in, there is something inside of us stronger than the pain....Work harder, especially when nobody is watching....Be careful what you label yourself. What you think about, you bring about and what you name yourself, you’ll blame yourself....Tell the story of the mountain you climbed. Your words could become a page in someone else's survival guide....One positive action in your life has the potential to change the world....Life is tough, but you must be tougher....Believe in yourself, push your limits, experience life, conquer your goals, and be happy....We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us....The souls that have seen the darkest days can shine the brightest light. Keep going....I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed - Michael Jordan...If we want a deeper relationship with God, take time to walk with Him and understand Him....It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top. ...You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf....Progression is the essence of what makes you stronger, leaner and more fit....The less you care, the happier you are....Live more, complain less. More smiles, less stress. Less hate, more blessed. ...Stay close to people who feel like sunlight....Don't compare yourself with other people; compare yourself with who you were yesterday....Never forget who was with you when you had nothing....Stop putting yourself down and thinking what you do is not important. ...Start making your own happiness a priority....I know I'm on the right path because things stopped being easy....Our worst moments can be the seeds of our best moments. They have an amazing power to transform us....When you’re on a journey and you come to a wall, always throw your pack over first, because then you will be sure to follow....The most valuable gift you can receive is an honest friend....Don't give up just because things are hard....Train your mind to be stronger than your feelings....Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Til your good is better and your better is best....Sometimes waiting is a sign of true love and patience. Anyone can say I love you, but not everyone can wait and prove it is true....Common sense is not a gift. It's a punishment. Because you have to deal with everyone who doesn't have it...It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. - Theodore Roosevelt...Choose the words you say to yourself wisely; they are creating your reality....Always end the day with a positive thought. No matter how hard things were, tomorrow's a fresh opportunity to make it better....You will never be good enough for everyone. Luckily, all you have to be is good enough for you....Don't let the mistakes and disappointments of the past control and direct your future....Be strong and move on. It's time for you to be happy again....When you really love someone, age, distance, height, and weight are just numbers....You can't be real with others if you're not real with yourself....Holding on is being brave, but letting go and moving on is often what makes us stronger and happier....Paradise is always where love dwells....It's okay to have flaws. That's what makes you real. ...Too many people are trying to find the right person instead of being the right person....Nothing will change in your life if you don't do something different from what you have been doing....Train yourself to find the blessing in everything. ...The possibilities are endless when you work hard and never give up....If you cry because the sun has gone out of your life, your tears will prevent you from seeing the stars....No one saves us but ourselves, no one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path...Remove negative people from your life. The people you spend time with influence your attitude, thoughts and success more than you think....Life is what happens when you're busy making other plans. - John Lennon...Getting started is often the hardest part....You can destroy your now by worrying about tomorrow. - Janis Joplin...Never regret your decisions, every mistake makes you smarter and stronger....Sometimes you have to put on a fake smile on and just pretend it never happened. It's not giving up, it's growing up....Arise, awake and don't stop till the goal is reached. ...If one lights a fire for others, one will brighten one's own way....Start everyday with a new hope, leave bad memories behind and have faith for a better tomorrow....People come in and out of your life. Only the real ones stay....I have learned that to be with those I like is enough. - Walt Whitman...Take control of your destiny. Believe in yourself. Ignore those who try to discourage you. Avoid negative sources, people, places and habits...Forget the mistake. Remember the lesson....The struggle you're in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow. Don't give up....Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance. - Eckhart Tolle ...Share your knowledge. It's a way to achieve immortality. - Dalai Lama...I don't regret my past. I regret the time I wasted on the wrong people....Sometimes the bad things in life open our eyes to the good things we weren't paying attention to before....Your direction is more important than your speed....Forgiveness is not about releasing someone from accountability for their actions. It is about us letting go of our anger and resentment....Life is short, time is fast. No replays, no rewinds. So just enjoy every moments you have and make the best out of it....You weren't born to just pay bills and die....When you look for the good in others, you discover the best in yourself. - Martin Walsh...People will always disappoint you, to remain happy you must learn how to forgive, forget and move on....To achieve success, have a reason other than money....Every morning you have two choices, continue to sleep with your dreams, or wake up and chase them....Remember your yesterdays, dream your tomorrows, and live your todays....Your current situation is not your final destination.,,,Hang out with people who make you forget to look at your phone....Where hope grows, miracles blossom. - Elna Rae...All Birds find shelter during rain. But Eagles avoid rain by flying above the clouds. Problems are common but attitude makes the difference....Don't wait for the perfect moment. Take the moment and make it perfect....Crocodiles are easy. They try to kill and eat you. People are harder. Sometimes they pretend to be your friend first. - Steve Irwin...God has objective for your pain, a motive for your struggle and a gift for your faithfulness. Don't give up!...Be selective in your battles, sometimes peace is better than being right....Next time when you think of beautiful things, don’t forget to count yourself in....When reason ends, then anger begins. Therefore, anger is a sign of weakness - Dalai Lama...The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it....You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way....Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you....Some people pay more attention to how much God doesn't do for them than what He does for them....Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting. ...Forget your mistakes but remember what they taught you....Life’s so short. Spend it with friends who make you laugh and feel loved....The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do....Fall in love with who you are becoming...When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on....How far you go is dependent upon what obstacle you stop at....Speak or act with a pure mind, and happiness will follow you as your shadow, unshakable - Buddha...I love those random memories that make me smile, no matter what's going on in my life right now. ...If you believe it will work out, you'll see opportunities. If you believe it won't, you will see obstacles....It's hard to beat a person who never gives up....Be happy; without reason....Today, may you be filled with love, peace, patience, strength, and courage to face the day. Make it GREAT!...You can't start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one....Sometimes you have to stop worrying wondering & doubting. Have faith all will work out maybe not how you planned but how they’re meant to be....Surround yourself with people with DREAMS, DESIRE & AMBITION. They will help you push for your own....It's your life. Don't let anyone make you feel guilty for living it your way. ...Take a deep breath and remind yourself there is always a solution. ...If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got....A diamond is just a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well....You will never have to force anything that is meant to be....Don't worry about getting old, worry about thinking old....Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going too fast - you also miss the sense of where you are going and why....The 3 C’s of life: Choices, Chances, Changes. You must make a choice to take a chance or your life will never change....Too many people miss the sunshine of today because they focus on the clouds of yesterday....When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace. - Wayne Dyer......'Go big or go home.' It's like either commit and go for it or don't do it at all....Be careful what you say about yourself. You can't curse yourself and live a blessed life. You can't put yourself down and rise up to who you were created to be....If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily. - Gerald Good...Be helpful. When you see a person without a smile, give them one of yours. - Zig Ziglar...Our notions about happiness entrap us. We forget they're just ideas. Our idea of happiness can prevent us from actually being happy. - Thich Nhat Hanh...The older I get, the more I would rather sit alone, in silence, than with people who judge the way I live. ...The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit. - Molière...Life is too short to waste your time on people who don't respect, appreciate, and value you. ...You may shoot me with your words, you may cut me with your eyes, you may kill me with your hatefulness, but still, like air, I'll rise. - Maya Angelou...When you choose to forgive those who have hurt you, you take away their power....Be thankful for your failures. They reveal the winning strategies. - James Clear...The universe looks after you when you look after you. Keep doing the inner work....The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best....Fail often so you can succeed sooner....Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will....The one who is meant for you encourages you to be your best but still loves and accepts you at your worst....Push yourself before life pushes you around....Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children....There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way. - Thich Nhat Hanh...Great things never came from comfort zones....Sometimes you need to take a break from everyone and spend time alone, to experience, appreciate and love yourself. - Robert Tew...Never stop being a good person because of bad people....You don't need a reason to help someone. ...When you do something out of love, you don't count the cost....Positive anything is better than negative nothing....There's a way to do it better - find it. - Thomas A. Edison...Don't make a permanent decision on temporary feelings....Everyone has something to teach you if you are humble enough to learn....At the end of the day, remind yourself that you did the best you could today and that is good enough....It's not about having the perfect relationship. It's about finding someone who matches you and will go through everything without giving up....Wisdom is avoiding all thoughts that weaken you. ...Your words are very powerful and what you say matters; keep them positive and powerful....When words are both true and kind they can change our world. – Buddha...When our mind is peaceful, we are happy, even if our external conditions are unpleasant....Sometimes the best blessings come out of the worst situations....Rudeness is the weak person's imitation of strength....Gratitude: Always have it. Never expect it.â€œHow do you spell â€˜loveâ€™?â€ â€“ Piglet asked.
Pooh relied - â€œYou donâ€™t spell it, you feel it.â€
Happy Valentine's Day!...They laugh at me because I'm different. I laugh at them because they're all the same. - Kurt Cobain...The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success....Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up. - Robert Frost...When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.... Stop stressing over things you can't control or change. Overthinking leads to negative thoughts. Be grateful and focus on the positive....Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart....Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. ...No more excuses. Treat yourself with love and compassion....Invest your energy into something that is going to contribute to your growth....Falling down is an accident; staying down is a choice....Life is a blank canvas, and you need to throw all the paint on it you can....You cannot grow unless you are willing to change....You don't get in life what you want. You get what you are....Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.....Treat yourself with love and respect, and you will attract people who show you love and respect....Nothing can dim the light which shines from within....Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they are supposed to help you discover who you are...Life is better when your laughing....Become comfortable with permanent uncertainty....If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.Weight Bender 1Taking Chance5 MilesIt doesn't matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
National Lighthouse Day4 best friendsScales make me crySAM - my Grand-DOG-terProgress Over Perfection
Focus each day on making progress in that direction.Dutch
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