Posts Tagged: blessed to be a blessing

The World Around You

“Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life.” ~ Arnold

The World Around You

“Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life.” ~ Arnold

Eyes Opened: Injustice & Need

“I try to live my life every day in the present, and try not to turn a blind eye to injustice and need.” ~ Susan Sarandon, Actress & Activist

Eyes Opened: Injustice & Need

“I try to live my life every day in the present, and try not to turn a blind eye to injustice and need.” ~ Susan Sarandon, Actress & Activist

Satisfied & Happy

I’m extremely happy in my life. I consider myself to be very blessed. I’ve three children, three grandchildren, I work, I travel, and I’m very happily married. I’m very satisfied and happy with my life and there really isn’t anything

Satisfied & Happy

I’m extremely happy in my life. I consider myself to be very blessed. I’ve three children, three grandchildren, I work, I travel, and I’m very happily married. I’m very satisfied and happy with my life and there really isn’t anything

Hours with Your Child(ren)

I am a full-time mom; that is my first job. The most important job ever. I started my business when he started school. When he is in school, I do my meetings, my sketches, and everything else. I cook him

Hours with Your Child(ren)

I am a full-time mom; that is my first job. The most important job ever. I started my business when he started school. When he is in school, I do my meetings, my sketches, and everything else. I cook him

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Loving, Laughing & Giving

“Another fresh, new year is here . . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give!” ~ William Arthur Ward, Author, Educator & Motivational Speaker

Loving, Laughing & Giving

“Another fresh, new year is here . . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give!” ~ William Arthur Ward, Author, Educator & Motivational Speaker

Make This One Extraordinary

  If last year was ordinary, do something ‘extra’ in this year and make it extraordinary. ~ Author Unknown

Make This One Extraordinary

  If last year was ordinary, do something ‘extra’ in this year and make it extraordinary. ~ Author Unknown

Blessed Rich

“You know, I’m blessed. ‘Blessed’ is a better way of saying ‘rich.’” ~ Roseanne Cherrie Barr, Actress, Comedian, Writer, Author, Producer, Director & Politician

Blessed Rich

“You know, I’m blessed. ‘Blessed’ is a better way of saying ‘rich.’” ~ Roseanne Cherrie Barr, Actress, Comedian, Writer, Author, Producer, Director & Politician

Small Things, Good Things

“I do small things. I try to do good things every day.” ~ Jackie Chan, Actor, Martial Artist, Film Director, Producer, Stuntman, Singer, Clothier, Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Founder – Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation & Founder – Dragon’s Heart Foundation

Small Things, Good Things

“I do small things. I try to do good things every day.” ~ Jackie Chan, Actor, Martial Artist, Film Director, Producer, Stuntman, Singer, Clothier, Restaurateur, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Founder – Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation & Founder – Dragon’s Heart Foundation

True Desire in The Heart

“Say thank you in advance for what is already yours. … True desire in the heart for anything good is God’s proof to you sent beforehand that it’s already yours. … When you get it, reach back, pull someone else

True Desire in The Heart

“Say thank you in advance for what is already yours. … True desire in the heart for anything good is God’s proof to you sent beforehand that it’s already yours. … When you get it, reach back, pull someone else

Being Chosen

“Anti-Semitism is jealousy w/ ignorance. Being a chosen group = the Jewish people/nation being an example for all of us of the blessings each of us gets as chosen individuals/chosen children of God.” ~ Michelle ‘Chaella’ Boddie   As Tweet:

Being Chosen

“Anti-Semitism is jealousy w/ ignorance. Being a chosen group = the Jewish people/nation being an example for all of us of the blessings each of us gets as chosen individuals/chosen children of God.” ~ Michelle ‘Chaella’ Boddie   As Tweet:

The Way CJ Said To

“But I will never stop helping and loving people the way Jesus said to.” ~ Michael Jackson, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Dancer & Actor.

The Way CJ Said To

“But I will never stop helping and loving people the way Jesus said to.” ~ Michael Jackson, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Dancer & Actor.

Ever-Helping US

“It’s sort of well-known that anytime any catastrophe happens anywhere in the world, they can count on the United States for help.” ~ Morgan Freeman, Actor, Film Director & Narrator

Ever-Helping US

“It’s sort of well-known that anytime any catastrophe happens anywhere in the world, they can count on the United States for help.” ~ Morgan Freeman, Actor, Film Director & Narrator

A Wildfire of Kindness

“When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they’ll remember and be kind to someone else, and it’ll become like a wildfire.” ~ Whoopi Goldberg a.k.a. Caryn Elaine Johnson, Actress, Comedienne & Television Host Academy/Oscar Award, Drama Desk

A Wildfire of Kindness

“When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they’ll remember and be kind to someone else, and it’ll become like a wildfire.” ~ Whoopi Goldberg a.k.a. Caryn Elaine Johnson, Actress, Comedienne & Television Host Academy/Oscar Award, Drama Desk

Nobody Need Wait

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” ~ Annelies Marie ‘Anne’ Frank, Diarist and Writer

Nobody Need Wait

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” ~ Annelies Marie ‘Anne’ Frank, Diarist and Writer

Generosity Returns

“Generosity is the best investment.” ~ Diane Von Furstenberg, Fashion Designer

Generosity Returns

“Generosity is the best investment.” ~ Diane Von Furstenberg, Fashion Designer

Are We Mentoring?

“I try to mentor as many people as I can.” ~ Betty W. Liu, News Anchor, Business Journalist, Author, Dow Jones Newswires Award (1997), “Top 30 Business Journalists Under 30 List (2000-2002, 3x) & Central High School’s Alumni Hall of

Are We Mentoring?

“I try to mentor as many people as I can.” ~ Betty W. Liu, News Anchor, Business Journalist, Author, Dow Jones Newswires Award (1997), “Top 30 Business Journalists Under 30 List (2000-2002, 3x) & Central High School’s Alumni Hall of

Better Life for All

“Through free enterprise, one can benefit people all over the world … by contributing to a better way of life for all. Peace, love & happiness.” ~ John Paul DeJoria, Co-Founder, Paul Mitchell Hair Care

Better Life for All

“Through free enterprise, one can benefit people all over the world … by contributing to a better way of life for all. Peace, love & happiness.” ~ John Paul DeJoria, Co-Founder, Paul Mitchell Hair Care

This Director is The Best

“How could you have had such a wonderful life as me if there wasn’t a God directing?” ~ Maureen O’Hara a.k.a Maureen FitzSimons, Actress, Singer, Oscar Award (2014, Honorary), Ireland-American Fund Heritage Award (1991), National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

This Director is The Best

“How could you have had such a wonderful life as me if there wasn’t a God directing?” ~ Maureen O’Hara a.k.a Maureen FitzSimons, Actress, Singer, Oscar Award (2014, Honorary), Ireland-American Fund Heritage Award (1991), National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

The Blessed One

“”Benedetto” means the “blessed one” and I feel that I have truly been blessed.” ~ Tony Bennett a.k.a Anthony Dominick Benedetto, Singer, Artist/Painter & Founder, Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

The Blessed One

“”Benedetto” means the “blessed one” and I feel that I have truly been blessed.” ~ Tony Bennett a.k.a Anthony Dominick Benedetto, Singer, Artist/Painter & Founder, Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

They Made Things Comfortable & Easy

“There were all kinds of people in my life that made things comfortable and easy for me.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & soul) Grammy Awards (2007, 2005 1964, 3X)

They Made Things Comfortable & Easy

“There were all kinds of people in my life that made things comfortable and easy for me.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & soul) Grammy Awards (2007, 2005 1964, 3X)

Our Mortal Hands

“The world is very different now; for man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.” ~John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963)

Our Mortal Hands

“The world is very different now; for man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.” ~John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963)

The Idea of Life

“The idea of life is to give and receive.” ~ Dizzy Gillespie a.k.a John Birks Gillespie, Jazz Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer & Singer.

The Idea of Life

“The idea of life is to give and receive.” ~ Dizzy Gillespie a.k.a John Birks Gillespie, Jazz Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer & Singer.

Time, Spirit & Knowledge

“For some people the definition of success is attaining a lot of material things. For others it’s fame or fortune. For me, success means being fulfilled and leading a balanced life. I feel that I have truly been blessed in

Time, Spirit & Knowledge

“For some people the definition of success is attaining a lot of material things. For others it’s fame or fortune. For me, success means being fulfilled and leading a balanced life. I feel that I have truly been blessed in

Created to Endure & Flourish

“Israel was not created in order to disappear – Israel will endure and flourish. It is the child of hope and the home of the brave. It can neither be broken by adversity nor demoralized by success. It carries the

Created to Endure & Flourish

“Israel was not created in order to disappear – Israel will endure and flourish. It is the child of hope and the home of the brave. It can neither be broken by adversity nor demoralized by success. It carries the