Friday, March 23, 2018

Between the wish and the thing, life lies waiting.” - Anonymous

From “The Human Condition: A User’s Manual,” by Arnold Kunst
23 March
This life you’re leading is a real life – it’s not a dress rehearsal for life. When you turn 37 remember this: you’ll never, ever be 36 again.

“Fear is a reaction. Courage is a decision.” – Winston Churchill

From “Lincoln 365,” by Arnold Kunst
March 23
'And having thus chosen our course without guile and with pure purpose let us renew our trust in God and go forward without fear and with manly hearts. '
- Abraham Lincoln

'Embrace all that you most fear or find repugnant the better to realize that everything in the Universe being inseparably related is therefore holy.'
- Lama Marpa

Thursday, March 22, 2018

“The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.” - Anonymous

From “The Human Condition: A User’s Manual,” by Arnold Kunst
22 March
Power, right now, is gathering – power, right there, on the far side of your cherished fear[s]; power, as distinctive to you as your retina scan; power, teetering on the brink of magnificent crescendos.

“I am doing something new: a roadway in the wilderness, rivers in the desert. I will make a way for you.” – The Bible

From “Lincoln 365,” by Arnold Kunst
March 22
'If I had been allowed my way this war would have ended before this, but we find it still continues; and we must believe that God permits it for some wise purpose of his own, mysterious and unknown to us; and though with our limited understandings we may not be able to comprehend it, yet we cannot but believe, that He who made the world still governs it.'
- Abraham Lincoln

‘No matter what suffering you endure, God is bigger than the biggest pain.’
- Anonymous

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

“God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening is the beginning of prayer.” – Mother Teresa

From “The Human Condition: A User’s Manual,” by Arnold Kunst
21 March
Since listening is a luxury very few of us ever get from those around us, doing it well, and patiently, and maybe even consistently, is worth its weight in gold. Do it right and you could end up with a friend for life.