Posts Tagged: morals

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Valuing Life’s Important Things

“I think I value things more correctly. I hope I look at my life in a way that makes sense.” ~ Oded Fehr, Actor

Valuing Life’s Important Things

“I think I value things more correctly. I hope I look at my life in a way that makes sense.” ~ Oded Fehr, Actor

Innocence of Kids

“Hold back the tide. Keep your kids innocent as long as possible.” ~ Tony Danza, a.k.a Antonio Salvatore Iadanza Actor, Television Personality, Tap Dancer, Boxer, Teacher

Innocence of Kids

“Hold back the tide. Keep your kids innocent as long as possible.” ~ Tony Danza, a.k.a Antonio Salvatore Iadanza Actor, Television Personality, Tap Dancer, Boxer, Teacher

Kindness, Love & Compassion for Each Other

“As citizens of this great nation, it is kindness, love, and compassion for each other that will bring us together – and keep us together.” ~ Melania Trump, Model (former), Jewelry Designer & First Lady of the United States (2017

Kindness, Love & Compassion for Each Other

“As citizens of this great nation, it is kindness, love, and compassion for each other that will bring us together – and keep us together.” ~ Melania Trump, Model (former), Jewelry Designer & First Lady of the United States (2017

Even Better the Next Day

. “I always wanted to be someone better the next day than I was the day before.” ~ Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE Actor, Director, Writer & Diplomat British Academy Film Award Winner, Academy Award (Oscar) Winner, Knight Commander of the

Even Better the Next Day

. “I always wanted to be someone better the next day than I was the day before.” ~ Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE Actor, Director, Writer & Diplomat British Academy Film Award Winner, Academy Award (Oscar) Winner, Knight Commander of the

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

A Matter of The Whole Package

“For me, the beauty of a person is a matter of the whole package. You have to look at the whole thing, not just a matter of outward appearance or whatever. It has to do with one’s character, personality, upbringing

Being a Black Being

“I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.” ~ Will Smith, a.k.a Willard Carroll Smith, Jr., Actor, Producer, Rapper & Songwriter

Being a Black Being

“I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.” ~ Will Smith, a.k.a Willard Carroll Smith, Jr., Actor, Producer, Rapper & Songwriter

The Kind of Self You’ll Be Happy With

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” ~ Golda Meir, Teacher, Kibbutznik,

The Kind of Self You’ll Be Happy With

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” ~ Golda Meir, Teacher, Kibbutznik,

Whatever Else You Do Well

“If you bungle raising your children, I don’t think whatever else you do well matters very much.” ~ Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Photographer, Book Editor & 35th First Lady of the United States (1961 – 1963)

Whatever Else You Do Well

“If you bungle raising your children, I don’t think whatever else you do well matters very much.” ~ Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Photographer, Book Editor & 35th First Lady of the United States (1961 – 1963)

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

Chased by Happiness

“Seek to do good, and you will find that happiness will run after you.” ~ Freeman Clarke,

Chased by Happiness

“Seek to do good, and you will find that happiness will run after you.” ~ Freeman Clarke,

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

Virtuoso of Self

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist & Writer

Virtuoso of Self

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist & Writer

Our Sense of Nationhood

“Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.” ~ Jimmy Carter, Jr. a.k.a James Earl Carter, Jr., Naval Officer, Farmer, Politician, Author, 39th President of the United

Our Sense of Nationhood

“Human rights is the soul of our foreign policy, because human rights is the very soul of our sense of nationhood.” ~ Jimmy Carter, Jr. a.k.a James Earl Carter, Jr., Naval Officer, Farmer, Politician, Author, 39th President of the United

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

Adorned with Our Smiles

“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” ~ Connie Stevens a.k.a Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia , Actress, Film Director, Screenwriter & Singer

The Greatest Legacy

“The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator &

The Greatest Legacy

“The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.” ~ William Franklin “Billy” Graham, Jr., Evangelist, Orator &

Let’s Be Pretty & …

“We get so worried about being ‘PRETTY’. Let’s be: Pretty Kind, Pretty Funny, Pretty Smart, Pretty Strong.” ~ Niki Taylor, Super-Model & Founder, Begin Foundation Save Save Save

Let’s Be Pretty & …

“We get so worried about being ‘PRETTY’. Let’s be: Pretty Kind, Pretty Funny, Pretty Smart, Pretty Strong.” ~ Niki Taylor, Super-Model & Founder, Begin Foundation Save Save Save

Like the Sun

“Truth is like the sun; you can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.” ~ Elvis Aaron Presley, Musician, Singer & Actor

Like the Sun

“Truth is like the sun; you can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.” ~ Elvis Aaron Presley, Musician, Singer & Actor

What I Do Have is Great

“I don’t have a ton of friends, but the friends I have are great ones. I don’t have huge family, but the family I have is a great one.” ~ Alicia Keys a.k.a. Alicia Augello Cook, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

What I Do Have is Great

“I don’t have a ton of friends, but the friends I have are great ones. I don’t have huge family, but the family I have is a great one.” ~ Alicia Keys a.k.a. Alicia Augello Cook, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer

Be a Great Spirit, Instead

“Great spirits have always faced violent opposition from mediocre minds.” ~ Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist & Nobel Prize for Physics (1921)

Be a Great Spirit, Instead

“Great spirits have always faced violent opposition from mediocre minds.” ~ Albert Einstein, Theoretical Physicist & Nobel Prize for Physics (1921)

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

The Steps, the Biologicals & the Spirituals

“I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working, diligently, to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, biological fathers or just spiritual fathers.” ~ T. D. Jakes, Sr., Bishop/Chief Pastor of The Potter’s House, Author &

This Country: A Better Place to Live

“There are those of us who have values … a morality and a kind of desire to see this world, and this country in particular, be a better place to live.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & soul)

This Country: A Better Place to Live

“There are those of us who have values … a morality and a kind of desire to see this world, and this country in particular, be a better place to live.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & soul)

What They See

“I think that the only way to teach is by example, as children will more easily follow what they see you do than what you tell them to do.” ~ Gloria Estefan a.k.a Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan,

What They See

“I think that the only way to teach is by example, as children will more easily follow what they see you do than what you tell them to do.” ~ Gloria Estefan a.k.a Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García de Estefan,

You, Him & Everyone Else

“80% of people’s problems are about how they feel about themselves.” “Stop being tormented by everyone else’s reaction to you.” “Today, Lord, I am going to do my best with Your help and for Your glory. I realize that there

You, Him & Everyone Else

“80% of people’s problems are about how they feel about themselves.” “Stop being tormented by everyone else’s reaction to you.” “Today, Lord, I am going to do my best with Your help and for Your glory. I realize that there

Conduct & Behavior, Wherever They Go

“Sixty-five percent of Americans don’t have the conversation with their children. So you’re sending off boys and girls off to college, off to high school, off to wherever they go, and nobody’s had the conversation about how to conduct themselves.

Conduct & Behavior, Wherever They Go

“Sixty-five percent of Americans don’t have the conversation with their children. So you’re sending off boys and girls off to college, off to high school, off to wherever they go, and nobody’s had the conversation about how to conduct themselves.