Monthly Archives: July, 2012

The Real You

Forget what you heard, recognize what you see. I know you heard the rumors, now here’s the real me. Unknown   How often have we heard someone say, “If they knew the truth about me, they wouldn’t like me.” Showing ourselves to others as we really are is the ultimate act of transparency. Being transparent …

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Attitude, Attitude, Attitude

“Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns. I am thankful that thorns have roses.” Alphonse Karr Like all of us, my life has been filled with victories and defeats. I stopped keeping score about twenty four years ago when I was brought to my knees by alcohol and drugs. I nearly lost my …

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Staying in Love

Falling in love is easy, but staying in love is something very special. Sumudu Siriwardana    Sumudu is a philosopher/ guru from Sri Lanka and can be followed on Facebook. I love this quote. For those of us in committed relationships, we know that the passion of the moment produces feelings of love that make …

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Five Good Minutes

Until you value yourself, you will not value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it. M. Scott Peck Are you worthy of five good minutes each day? I pray you believe you are for in five good minutes you are capable of achieving a great deal.   I …

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Choices

Peacefulness follows any decision, even the wrong one. Rita Mae Brown Rita Mae Brown is an American writer. She is best known for her first novel Rubyfruit Jungle. Published in 1973, it dealt with lesbian themes in an explicit manner unusual for the time. Brown is also a mystery writer and screenwriter. In the late …

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