Category Archives: Quotes

the Cost of Faith …

We know very little of the cost of our faith. While a vast number of believers around the world have had to sacrifice their families and jobs and food, we respond like martyrs if God calls us to live with … Continue reading

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Light for the world …

In June of 2010, Joan Chittister, author of  “Uncommon Gratitude: Alleluia for All That Is”, delivered “Forget the Answers; It’s the Questions that Count” — a message to the book publishers and sellers gathered at the annual Religious Booksellers Trade … Continue reading

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That the Blind Might See

    “There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark.” ~ Helen Keller

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Spirit

“The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation more than its wealth” ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Love Story with God

“In this one book are the two most interesting personalities in the whole world–God and yourself. The Bible is the story of God and man, a love story in which you and I must write our own ending, our unfinished … Continue reading

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Grace

You say grace before meals.  All right.  But I say grace before the concert and the opera,and grace before the play and pantomime, and grace before I open a book, and grace before sketching, painting, swimming, fencing, boxing, walking, playing, … Continue reading

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Looking & Knowing

“The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don’t finally meet somewhere. They’re in each other all along.” ~ Jalal ad-Din Rumi

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Change

“All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.” ~ Anatole France

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Virtues

“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.” ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Sometimes …

Life is about as clear as swimming in mud. “Be patient and wait. Your mud will settle. Your water will be clear.” – James Frey

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