Tag: quotes

Quotes I Am Pondering

Greatness is not a final destination, but a series of small acts done daily in order to constantly rejuvenate and refresh our skills in a daily effort to become a better version of ourselves. Maurice Ashley (the first African American International Grandmaster in Chess) The key to a great life is simply having a bunch […]

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Quotes I Am Pondering

Here is a selection of quotes for this week. Enjoy, consider, and find some of your own. Often when you think you’re at the end of something, you’re at the beginning of something else. (Fred Rogers, Mister Roger’s Neighborhood) We are not afraid of change. We are afraid of what we perceive we may lose […]

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Life Shrinks or Life Expands

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” Anais Nin “Courage is the first of human virtues because it makes all others possible.” Aristotle “It is never safe to look into the future with eyes of fear.” Edward Harriman **************** Before I share a few of my thoughts on courage, here are the counts […]

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Some Quotes I’ve Been Pondering

Most of you know I love quotes. Here are a few I was thinking over this past week. It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. Harry Truman I try to live by this as much as possible. It goes along with Jim Collins’ idea of level […]

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A Community of Conversation

I love conversations. I love them so much that I wrote a workbook on Spiritual Formation and gave it the simple title Conversations. I strike up conversations with total strangers. I have lingering conversations with my good friends. I have delightful conversations with my small group. I have mentoring conversations with leaders. I have teaching conversations […]

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Six Quotes to Consider

  Many of you know I love to collect quotes, ponder them, and pass them on. I have collected quite a few on happiness. Here are a few for you to chew on. Which one speaks to you the most? QUOTE ONE: If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want […]

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