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Tag Archives: growth
It’s the Equinox! Happy Spring!
“The first day of spring is one thing, and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month.” ~Henry Van Dyke Today is the vernal equinox in the northern hemisphere, … Continue reading
Posted in faith Tagged blossoming, Easter, equinox, fertility, growth, Henry Van Dyke, Michaelmas, Ostara, Spring, vernal equinox 1 Comment
Can’t Always be a Good Egg
“It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on … Continue reading
Posted in advice Tagged change, CS Lewis, growth, learning to fly 2 Comments
A Goodbye and a Resolution
“Let our New Year’s resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.” ~Hans Göran Persson As I sit here getting ready to say goodbye to 2013, … Continue reading
Posted in anticipation, hope, joy, Love Tagged abundance, blessings., bounty, caring, growth, Hans Göran Persson, health, hope, humanity, Love, New Year, resolutions, Sverige, Sweden, wonder Leave a comment
Still Relying on Hope
“Hope is a risk that must be run.” ~ Georges Bernanos Ask any professor: the end of the semester is not the time we associate with hope. I look at students and despair: I haven’t taught them enough, they haven’t … Continue reading
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“Expectation is the mother of all frustration.” ~Antonio Banderas Banderas isn’t know as a philosopher or a thinker, but he’s obviously got a beautiful point here. How true that is! I really would not like this blog to be about … Continue reading
Posted in education, failure, success Tagged accomplishments, Antonio Banderas, education, frustration, growth, students, success Leave a comment
Sowing What We’ll Reap
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.”~ Robert Louis Stevenson The more I read Robert Louis Stevenson, the more I love him. Lately the world has been a discouraging place, and then … Continue reading
Posted in hope, optimism, self esteem Tagged accomplishments, doing, growth, happiness, reaping, Robert Louis Stevenson, sowing Leave a comment
Words of Wisdom for April 20, 2010
Looking backwards to see where you zigged when you shoulda zagged is a waste of time. Just readjust from where you are and keep going. This was a tweet I posted today, and I thought it was pretty good advice, … Continue reading
Posted in self esteem, time, Wisdom Tagged change, disappointment, growth, self-knowledge, self-worth, success, Wisdom Leave a comment
Words of Wisdom for July 27, 2009
You grow up the day you have your first laugh–at yourself. ~~Ethel Barrymore According to this definition, I am quite the grown-up. Barrymore was a member of the famous Barrymore-Drew acting family, some of whom were known as much for … Continue reading
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Affirmation for June 29, 2009
I can handle this. No problem. Today’s affirmation is simple to the point of silly, really, but often just telling myself I can handle what life throws at me helps. We can handle whatever life throws at us. We might … Continue reading
Posted in Affirmation, problems, Purpose, success Tagged Affirmation, change, Francis of Assisi, growth, problems, success Leave a comment