In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently. ~Tony Robbins On this Wisdom Wednesday (my first in quite a while), this thing about consistency is brought to my awareness … More “…if we want to direct our lives…”
Yeah, sing with me, sing for the year Sing for the laughter, sing for the tear Sing with me, just for today Maybe tomorrow, the good Lord will take you away ~Steven Tyler Today, I resume my Wisdom Wednesday quotes. (I first began in January of 2014… the 22nd to be specific, and stopped in … More “Sing with me, just for today…”
It’s funny how quickly things can change. August 21st I wrote my last blog post until tonight. I had only missed a few days of posting in 8 months and then, one day, I stopped. I don’t quite know why. I just did. So here it is, more than 2 months later, and I begin… … More I’m Baa… aack!
Babies are such a nice way to start people. ~Don Herold I spent this morning with my granddaughter. She is 17 months old and so much fun. Hope your Wisdom Wednesday was as happy as mine.
If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves. ~Thomas A. Edison On this Wisdom Wednesday, I encourage you to do something you don’t think you are capable of doing. Astound yourself!
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat. ~Theodore Roosevelt When I experience an epic fail, I remember… it’s epic. … More Far better it is to dare…
Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it! ~Attributed to Goethe by W.H. Murray in The Scottish Himalayan Expedition The boldness of taking action, especially when I don’t know how everything will play out, sets things in motion I couldn’t even imagine. On this … More Whatever you can do…
Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. ~Arthur Ashe On this Wisdom Wednesday, I am reminded that I used to want conditions to be perfect before embarking on a new endeavor. I have learned that if I wait until I am an expert, until I have everything I need, and … More Start where you are…
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.~Albert Einstein I didn’t learn this until I was in my thirties. I didn’t want to look foolish or be wrong. It was only when I became willing to make a mistake that my life truly expanded. Happy Wisdom Wednesday!
“And one has to understand that braveness is not the absence of fear but rather the strength to keep on going forward despite the fear.” ~Paulo Coelho This is something on which I am constantly working. Happy Wisdom Wednesday!