Peace and blessings manifest with every lesson learned - and if your knowledge were your wealth then it would be well earned.Erykah Badu, A line from the song On & On
It is impossible to go through life without trust That is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.Graham Greene
Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.Bible, Paul, 1 Corinthians 13:4-7
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.Democritus
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.Henry Fielding
Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content.Louis L'Amour
Even if you are on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one but the success will be of a truer kind, earned without fraud or injustice. And even though a man should for a time be unsuccessful, still he must be honest better lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune...
The moral immune system of this country has been weakened and attacked, and the AIDS virus is the perfect metaphor for it. The malignant neglect of the last twelve years has led to breakdown of our country's immune system, environmentally, culturally, politically, spiritually and physically.