Posts Tagged: perspective

The miracle of life

“There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.” -Albert Einstein

The miracle of life

“There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.” -Albert Einstein

Always do your best

“No matter how small and unimportant what we are doing may seem, if we do it well, it may soon become the step that will lead us to better things.” -Channing Pollock

Always do your best

“No matter how small and unimportant what we are doing may seem, if we do it well, it may soon become the step that will lead us to better things.” -Channing Pollock

The brightness within

“The sun shines not on us but in us.” -John Muir

The brightness within

“The sun shines not on us but in us.” -John Muir

I laughed so much I cried

“Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion . . . . I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.” -Kurt Vonnegut

I laughed so much I cried

“Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion . . . . I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.” -Kurt Vonnegut

Until you have walked a mile in their moccasins

“A proverb is no proverb to you until life has illustrated it” -John Keats

Until you have walked a mile in their moccasins

“A proverb is no proverb to you until life has illustrated it” -John Keats

The glass is half….

“A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties” -Harry Truman

The glass is half….

“A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties” -Harry Truman

Have patience to gain perspective

“Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.” -Joseph Addison

Have patience to gain perspective

“Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.” -Joseph Addison