Oct 31, 2010

Regret


I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end. -- Drew Barrymore

Oct 24, 2010

Love


Love is the condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own. -- Robert Heinlein

Oct 21, 2010

45 Life Lessons


1. Life isn't fair, but it's still good.

2. When in doubt, just take the next small step.

3. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone.

4. Your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch.

5. Pay off your credit cards every month.

6. You don't have to win every argument. Agree to disagree.

7. Cry with someone. It's more healing than crying alone.

8. It's OK to get angry with God. He can take it.

9. Save for retirement starting with your first paycheck.

10. When it comes to chocolate, resistance is futile.

11. Make peace with your past so it won't screw up the present.

12. It's OK to let your children see you cry.

13. Don't compare your life to others. You have no idea what their journey is all about.

14. If a relationship has to be a secret, you shouldn't be in it.

15. Everything can change in the blink of an eye. But don't worry; God never blinks.

16. Take a deep breath. It calms the mind.

17. Get rid of anything that isn't useful, beautiful or joyful.

18. Whatever doesn't kill you really does make you stronger.

19. It's never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to you and no one else.

20. When it comes to going after what you love in life, don't take no for an answer.

21. Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, and wear the fancy lingerie. Don't save it for a special occasion. Today is special.

22. Over prepare, then go with the flow.

23. Be eccentric now. Don't wait for old age to wear purple.

24. The most important sex organ is the brain.

25. No one is in charge of your happiness but you.

26. Frame every so-called disaster with these words 'In five years, will this matter?'

27. Always choose life.

28. Forgive everyone everything.

29. What other people think of you is none of your business.

30. Time heals almost everything. Give time time.

31. However good or bad a situation is, it will change.

32. Don't take yourself so seriously. No one else does.

33. Believe in miracles.

34. God loves you because of who God is, not because of anything you did or didn't do.

35. Don't audit life. Show up and make the most of it now.

36. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young.

37. Your children get only one childhood.

38. All that truly matters in the end is that you loved.

39. Get outside every day. Miracles are waiting everywhere.

40. If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else's, we'd grab ours back.

41. Envy is a waste of time. You already have all you need.

42. The best is yet to come...

43. No matter how you feel, get up, dress up and show up.

44. Yield.

45. Life isn't tied with a bow, but it's still a gift.

Oct 19, 2010

Happiness


What is happiness except the simple harmony between a person and the life they lead. -- Albert Camus

Beautiful


Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in how they look. Not in how they act. But in who they are. -- Markus Zusak

Oct 17, 2010

Pause


Learn to Pause now & then so life can catch up with you in meaningful and cherished ways.

Oct 16, 2010

Past


The past is gone and has no power over the present except the power you give it. -- Dale McKinnon

Oct 12, 2010

Friend


A good friend is a connection to life, a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world. -- Lois Wyse

Oct 11, 2010

Unselfish


Be unselfish. That is the first and final commandment for those who would be useful and happy in their usefulness. If you think of yourself only, you cannot develop because you are choking the source of development, which is spiritual expansion through thought for others. -- Charles W. Eliot

Oct 10, 2010

Perfect


You don't love someone because they're perfect, you love them in spite of the fact that they're not. -- Jodi Picoult


Oct 5, 2010

Hesitates


He who hesitates is a damned fool. -Mae West