Quotes September 18, 2021

I don’t have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness, it’s right in front of me if I’m paying attention and practicing gratitude.
Brene Brown – Professor-Lecturer-Author
 
 
 
 
Grit is living life like it’s a marathon, not a sprint.
Angela Lee Duckworth – Psychologist-American Academic-Science Author
 
 
 
 
We envy people who are extremely old because we wish to live that long, not because we want to be that old.
Mokokoma Mokhonoana
 
 
 
 
The face of a lover is an unknown, precisely because it is invested with so much of oneself. It is a mystery, containing, like all mysteries, the possibility of torment.
James Baldwin
 
 
 
 
Happy weekend! Take a deep breath to look back at the ground you covered this week and reassure yourself—it is enough.
AmyAnn Cadwell
 
 
 
 
Shine brightly. See beauty. Speak kindly. Love truly. Give freely. Create joyfully. Live thankfully.
Mary Davis – Chief Executive Officer of the Special Olympics
 
 
 
 
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
Annie Dillard
 
 
 
 
Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.
Frederick Buechner,
writer, poet, preacher, theologian
 
 
 
 
The most valuable possession you can own is an open heart.
Carlos Santana,
guitarist, musician
National Hispanic Heritage Month is Sept. 15 to Oct. 15