“Everything I eat has been proved by some doctor or other to be a deadly poison, and everything I don’t eat has been proved to be indispensable for life. But I go marching on.”
George Bernard Shaw (English playwright. 26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950).
From Candida, Act III. 1898)
Like wildflowers; you must allow yourself to grow in all places people thought you never would.
“Judging is preventing us from understanding a new truth. Free yourself from the rules of old judgments and create the space for new understanding.”
“’Do you know of a cure for me?’
“’Why yes,’ he said, ‘I know of a cure for everything: salt water.’
“’Salt water?’ I asked him.
“Yes,’ he said, ‘in one way or the other. Sweat, or tears, or the salt sea.’”
“The Deluge at Norderney,” in Seven Gothic Tales
If you are feeling blue, try painting yourself a different color.
Hannah Cheatem (age 8)
You can not be good enough for everybody, but you will always be the BEST for the one who deserves you.
Don’t cling to a mistake just because you spent a lot of time making it.
Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.
You may not be able to control someone’s negative behavior, but you can control how long you participate in it.
Waiting is a signor true love and patience. Anyone can say “I love you”, but not everyone can wait and prove it’s true.
There is a big difference between letting kids be kids and letting kids be little assholes.