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  • #1
    L.M. Montgomery
    “Isn't it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?”
    L.M. Montgomery

  • #2
    Kent M. Keith
    The Paradoxical Commandments

    People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered.
    Love them anyway.

    If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives.
    Do good anyway.

    If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies.
    Succeed anyway.

    The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow.
    Do good anyway.

    Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable.
    Be honest and frank anyway.

    The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds.
    Think big anyway.

    People favor underdogs but follow only top dogs.
    Fight for a few underdogs anyway.

    What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight.
    Build anyway.

    People really need help but may attack you if you do help them.
    Help people anyway.

    Give the world the best you have and you'll get kicked in the teeth.
    Give the world the best you have anyway.”
    Kent M. Keith, The Silent Revolution: Dynamic Leadership in the Student Council

  • #3
    C.S. Lewis
    “The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves us.”
    C.S. Lewis

  • #4
    Théophile Gautier
    “Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not want to sign.”
    Théophile Gautier

  • #5
    C.S. Lewis
    “If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that we were made for another world.”
    C.S. Lewis

  • #6
    “And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.”
    Anonymous, Holy Bible: King James Version

  • #7
    C.S. Lewis
    “We are not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us; we are wondering how painful the best will turn out to be.”
    C.S. Lewis
    tags: god

  • #8
    Mahatma Gandhi
    “Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.”
    Mahatma Gandhi

  • #9
    C.S. Lewis
    “A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.”
    C.S. Lewis, The Problem of Pain

  • #10
    C.S. Lewis
    “Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is his megaphone to rouse a deaf world.”
    C.S. Lewis

  • #11
    Mother Teresa
    “God doesn't require us to succeed, he only requires that you try.”
    Mother Teresa

  • #12
    Corrie ten Boom
    “Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.”
    Corrie ten Boom

  • #13
    Mahatma Gandhi
    “Let the first act of every morning be to make the following resolve for the day:

    - I shall not fear anyone on Earth.
    - I shall fear only God.
    - I shall not bear ill will toward anyone.
    - I shall not submit to injustice from anyone.
    - I shall conquer untruth by truth. And in resisting untruth, I shall put up with all suffering.”
    Mahatma Gandhi

  • #14
    Elizabeth Gilbert
    “Look for God, suggests my Guru. Look for God like a man with his head on fire looks for water.”
    Elizabeth Gilbert

  • #15
    Augustine of Hippo
    “Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in thee.”
    Augustine of Hippo, Confessions

  • #16
    C.S. Lewis
    “It is when we notice the dirt that God is most present in us; it is the very sign of His presence.”
    C.S. Lewis

  • #17
    C.S. Lewis
    “And out of that hopeless attempt has come nearly all that we call human history—money, poverty, ambition, war, prostitution, classes, empires, slavery—the long terrible story of man trying to find something other than God which will make him happy.”
    C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity

  • #18
    C.S. Lewis
    “The great thing to remember is that though our feelings come and go God's love for us does not.”
    C.S. Lewis

  • #19
    Mother Teresa
    “God made the world for the delight of human beings-- if we could see His goodness everywhere, His concern for us, His awareness of our needs: the phone call we've waited for, the ride we are offered, the letter in the mail, just the little things He does for us throughout the day. As we remember and notice His love for us, we just begin to fall in love with Him because He is so busy with us -- you just can't resist Him. I believe there's no such thing as luck in life, it's God's love, it's His.”
    Mother Teresa

  • #20
    Charlotte Brontë
    “We know that God is everywhere; but certainly we feel His presence most when His works are on the grandest scale spread before us; and it is in the unclouded night-sky, where His worlds wheel their silent course, that we read clearest His infinitude, His omnipotence, His omnipresence.”
    Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

  • #21
    Galileo Galilei
    “I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.”
    Galileo Galilei, Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina

  • #22
    C.S. Lewis
    “Relying on God has to begin all over again every day as if nothing had yet been done.”
    C.S. Lewis, Letters to Malcolm: Chiefly on Prayer
    tags: god, rely

  • #23
    Madeleine L'Engle
    “I will have nothing to do with a God who cares only occasionally. I need a God who is with us always, everywhere, in the deepest depths as well as the highest heights. It is when things go wrong, when good things do not happen, when our prayers seem to have been lost, that God is most present. We do not need the sheltering wings when things go smoothly. We are closest to God in the darkness, stumbling along blindly.”
    Madeleine L'Engle
    tags: god

  • #24
    Margaret Thatcher
    “If you just set out to be liked, you will be prepared to compromise on anything at anytime, and would achieve nothing. ”
    Margaret Thatcher

  • #25
    Margaret Thatcher
    “Do you know that one of the great problems of our age is that we are governed by people who care more about feelings than they do about thoughts and ideas.”
    Margaret Thatcher, Margaret Thatcher

  • #26
    Margaret Thatcher
    “Don't follow the crowd, let the crowd follow you.”
    Margaret Thatcher

  • #27
    Charles Dickens
    “I hope that real love and truth are stronger in the end than any evil or misfortune in the world.”
    Charles Dickens

  • #28
    C.S. Lewis
    “Now is our chance to choose the right side. God is holding back to give us that chance. It won't last forever. We must take it or leave it.”
    C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity

  • #29
    Kate DiCamillo
    “There is nothing sweeter in this sad world than the sound of someone you love calling your name.”
    Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux

  • #30
    Kate DiCamillo
    “Stories are light. Light is precious in a world so dark.”
    Kate DiCamillo, The Tale of Despereaux



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