Posts Tagged: life

Never Taking it for Granted

“There’s so much to appreciate about my life every single day, and I make a big point of taking time to smell the roses and noticing how lucky I am. I never want to take that for granted.” ~ Josie

Never Taking it for Granted

“There’s so much to appreciate about my life every single day, and I make a big point of taking time to smell the roses and noticing how lucky I am. I never want to take that for granted.” ~ Josie

Look at Life in the Best Way You Can

“I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.” ~ Faith Hill, Singer, Actress & Record Producer

Look at Life in the Best Way You Can

“I think beauty comes from within. If you’re happy and look at life in the best way you can, even when there are problems, it can make you beautiful on the outside.” ~ Faith Hill, Singer, Actress & Record Producer

Fear Not, Understand More

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” ~ Marie Curie, Physicist, Chemist, Nobel Prize – Physics (1903) & Nobel Prize –

Fear Not, Understand More

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” ~ Marie Curie, Physicist, Chemist, Nobel Prize – Physics (1903) & Nobel Prize –

A Most Satisfying Victory

“The life of the individual is a continuous combat with errors and obstacles, and no victory is more satisfying than the one achieved against opposition.” ~ Gustav Stresemann, Politician and Statesman

A Most Satisfying Victory

“The life of the individual is a continuous combat with errors and obstacles, and no victory is more satisfying than the one achieved against opposition.” ~ Gustav Stresemann, Politician and Statesman

Life Will Love You

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” ~ Arthur Rubinstein, Classical Pianist

Life Will Love You

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” ~ Arthur Rubinstein, Classical Pianist

The Best to Hold On To

“The best thing to hold on to in life is each other.” ~ Audrey Hepburn, Actress and Humanitarian

The Best to Hold On To

“The best thing to hold on to in life is each other.” ~ Audrey Hepburn, Actress and Humanitarian

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

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

The Lifetime of an Opportunity

“The opportunity of a lifetime must be seized within the lifetime of the opportunity”. ~ Leonard Ravenhill, Evangelist & Author

The Lifetime of an Opportunity

“The opportunity of a lifetime must be seized within the lifetime of the opportunity”. ~ Leonard Ravenhill, Evangelist & Author

Living the Best Life

“Many people worry so much about managing their careers, but rarely spend half that much energy managing their LIVES. I want to make my life, not just my job, the best it can be. The rest will work itself out.”

Living the Best Life

“Many people worry so much about managing their careers, but rarely spend half that much energy managing their LIVES. I want to make my life, not just my job, the best it can be. The rest will work itself out.”

The Comfy Life of Rules

“Somehow people get very nervous about leaving the comfortable life of rules behind, and never take the chance to develop their own internal voice, to listen to their own consciousness.” ~ Michael Masser, Stockbroker, Composer & Song-writer

The Comfy Life of Rules

“Somehow people get very nervous about leaving the comfortable life of rules behind, and never take the chance to develop their own internal voice, to listen to their own consciousness.” ~ Michael Masser, Stockbroker, Composer & Song-writer

Shadows of Yesteryear

“Don’t let the shadows of yesterday spoil the sunshine of tomorrow. Live for today.” ~ Author Unknown

Shadows of Yesteryear

“Don’t let the shadows of yesterday spoil the sunshine of tomorrow. Live for today.” ~ Author Unknown

Opportunity is the First Chapter

“The book is called, “Opportunity” and its first chapter is  New Year’s Day.” ~ Edith Lovejoy Pierce,

Opportunity is the First Chapter

“The book is called, “Opportunity” and its first chapter is  New Year’s Day.” ~ Edith Lovejoy Pierce,

A Sweet, Refreshing Gang

“When life gives you lemons, find someone that life gave sugar to. Then, find someone who life gave water to. Then be a gang … a sweet refreshing gang.” ~ Amanda Swafford, Model, America’s Next Top Model

A Sweet, Refreshing Gang

“When life gives you lemons, find someone that life gave sugar to. Then, find someone who life gave water to. Then be a gang … a sweet refreshing gang.” ~ Amanda Swafford, Model, America’s Next Top Model

Your Beautiful-Life Story

“Write a beautiful story for your life, create your home surrounded by things you love. You know what you like. It has to have a story. It has to have quality. Most of all, it has to authentically reflect you

Your Beautiful-Life Story

“Write a beautiful story for your life, create your home surrounded by things you love. You know what you like. It has to have a story. It has to have quality. Most of all, it has to authentically reflect you

Fatherhood: Natural & Enriching

“Fatherhood is a very natural thing; it’s not something that shakes up my life but rather it enriches it.” ~ Andrea Bocelli, Classical-Crossover Tenor, Singer, Songwriter & Record Producer

Fatherhood: Natural & Enriching

“Fatherhood is a very natural thing; it’s not something that shakes up my life but rather it enriches it.” ~ Andrea Bocelli, Classical-Crossover Tenor, Singer, Songwriter & Record Producer

Little Miracles

“God surrounded me with people of faith, people of strong faith, people of power, spiritual power, and I saw little miracles happen in their lives. By it happening in their lives, I started believing it could happen to me.” ~

Little Miracles

“God surrounded me with people of faith, people of strong faith, people of power, spiritual power, and I saw little miracles happen in their lives. By it happening in their lives, I started believing it could happen to me.” ~

The Christmases in Our Lives

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are

The Christmases in Our Lives

“It’s true, Christmas can feel like a lot of work, particularly for mothers. But when you look back on all the Christmases in your life, you’ll find you’ve created family traditions and lasting memories. Those memories, good and bad, are

Spirit: Love, Generosity & Goodness

“The Spirit of Christmas is the Spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness. It illuminates the picture window of the soul, and we look out upon the world’s busy life and become more interested in people than in

Spirit: Love, Generosity & Goodness

“The Spirit of Christmas is the Spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness. It illuminates the picture window of the soul, and we look out upon the world’s busy life and become more interested in people than in

Are You Looking Through the Windshield or the Rear-View Mirror?

“Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror. The past doesn’t have a future, but you do.” ~ Byrd Baggett, Author

Are You Looking Through the Windshield or the Rear-View Mirror?

“Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror. The past doesn’t have a future, but you do.” ~ Byrd Baggett, Author

Create Something from Nothing

“Community service has taught me all kinds of skills and increased my confidence. You go out there and think on your feet, work with others and create something from nothing. That’s what life’s all about.” ~ Andrew Shue, Actor, Co-Founder

Create Something from Nothing

“Community service has taught me all kinds of skills and increased my confidence. You go out there and think on your feet, work with others and create something from nothing. That’s what life’s all about.” ~ Andrew Shue, Actor, Co-Founder

The Good Fortune of Others

“One of the sanest, surest and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.” ~ Archibald Rutledge, Poet, Educator & Author

The Good Fortune of Others

“One of the sanest, surest and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.” ~ Archibald Rutledge, Poet, Educator & Author

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

Two Primary Choices

“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley, Motivational Speaker, Consultant & Author goo.gl/u7Obcu

Someone Else’s Point of View

“You cannot live your life looking at yourself from someone else’s point of view.” ~ Penelope Cruz, Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Clothing Designer, Academy Award (2008), Empire Award, Goya Award, BAFTA Awards, European Film Award, & Hollywood Walk of Fame Star,

Someone Else’s Point of View

“You cannot live your life looking at yourself from someone else’s point of view.” ~ Penelope Cruz, Actress, Model, Philanthropist, Clothing Designer, Academy Award (2008), Empire Award, Goya Award, BAFTA Awards, European Film Award, & Hollywood Walk of Fame Star,

Intently Focused

“Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So, choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.” ~ Ralph Marston, Author

Intently Focused

“Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So, choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.” ~ Ralph Marston, Author