“Friendship is about sharing. Sharing needs no words; a smile, a look, a gentle touch, can mean the world to someone!” – Unknown
Offering even a small amount of friendliness to someone can change their day, and start a chain reaction!

“Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time.” ~Betty Smith
If we look at everything as though we were seeing it for the first time or the last time, we would always be interested, invested, and so grateful, for all that we have!

“If you don’t set a baseline standard for what you’ll accept in life, you’ll find it’s easy to slip into behaviors and attitudes or a quality of life that’s far below what you deserve.” – Anthony Robbins
When we lower our standards, our quality of life is also reduced. Accept and be thankful for all, but aim for and expect the best that life has to offer!

“A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” ~Hugh Downs
Two different people can have the same set of circumstances and view them very differently! It is in our attitude, that we can turn a lemon into lemonade!

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
We must first see the prize, in order to obtain the prize!

“Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, and the Wisdom to know the difference.”. -Reinhold Niebuhr
One of my favorite Prayers, is about allowing God to guide us through acceptance, courage, and wisdom!

“What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight – it’s the size of the fight in the dog”. ~Dwight Eisenhower
It’s what we have inside of us that creates our strength and courage, not our Physical Body!

“Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.” –Jesus Christ
Instead of judging others who we deem wrong or unworthy, and wishing them harm, we should look at them with compassionate eyes, and pray for their enlightenment!

“The mind is everything. What you think you become.” -Buddha
Our ideas and thoughts form to create our world and what we make of it!

“Become a possibilitarian.  No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities – always see them, for they’re always there.”  ~Norman Vincent Peale

If we start believing that Anything is possible, than anything is possible!

 

“I have the audacity to believe that people everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality and freedom for their spirits.”  ~Martin Luther King, Jr.

We are ALL God’s people, and we all deserve the most wonderful life available to us

“There are exactly as many special occasions in life as we choose to celebrate.”  ~Robert Brault
There is no reason why every day cannot be seen as a special occasion!

 

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.”  ~Winston Churchill

The right attitude can make the biggest difference in having a happy life!

“If you don’t get everything you want, think of the things you don’t get that you don’t want.”  ~Oscar Wilde
Sometimes in life, not getting what you think you want is a blessing in disguise!
“Too many people miss the silver lining because they’re expecting gold.”  ~Maurice Setter
We must try to appreciate and be thankful for all that we have, in order to obtain even more!

 

“Defeat is not bitter, unless you swallow it!” – Joe Clark
Life is not a game of winning and losing, it is about personal Achievement!

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” -Abraham Lincoln
When making plans for your personal Happiness and success, the most important thoughts and feelings to take into account, are your own!

“He that cannot forgive others breaks the bridge over which he must pass himself” – Thomas Fuller

We all have times of weakness, misguidance, and poor judgment. We must forgive others if we are to be forgiven, and we must forgive ourselves!

“The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.” -Buddha
We must always strive to do the best we can under all circumstances, and that will be enough!

“Setting goals is the first step into turning the invisible into visible!” – Tony Robbins
In setting Goals for ourselves we take the first step towards making them a reality!

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