There is nothing to fear…

“The presence of fear is a sure sign that you are trusting in your own strength. The awareness that there is nothing to fear shows that somewhere in your mind, though not necessarily in a place you recognize as yet, you have remembered God, and let His strength take the place of your weakness. TheContinue reading “There is nothing to fear…”

Quote of the Day for Thursday, April 16th

“If we choose to focus on things that bother us, we will never be at peace. We will be at the mercy of those around us. The serenity to accept the things we cannot change must involve the ability to be patient with these things and decide that they will not alter our state ofContinue reading “Quote of the Day for Thursday, April 16th”

Bravery defined – Reading from "The Book of Virtue"

“The brave person is not one who is never afraid. That is rather the description of a rash or reckless person, someone who may be more harm than help in an emergency. It is hard to “educate” such a person on the spot. The coward, on the other hand, the one who characteristically lacks confidenceContinue reading “Bravery defined – Reading from "The Book of Virtue"”

Quotes of the Day for Friday, March 20th

 “It’s impossible to begin to learn that which you think you already know,” Epictetus said “Only an idiot turns up their nose at how other people do things. Sure, nine times out of ten, you’re right and they’re wrong. But that one time? That’s the game changer.” Ben Franklin in Poor Richard’s Almanack