Man’s desires

MAN'S DESIRES Author Unknown A young man is getting ready to graduate from college. For many months he had admired a beautiful sports car is a dealer's showroom, and knowing that his father could well afford it, he told him that was all he wanted. As Graduation Day approached, the young … [continue]

Thanks

Thanks I give thanks Not only for What I have But also for What I will Soon come To find. I give thanks For trials And tribulations That have to Be overcome. I give thanks For the test That must Be passed. I give thanks For happiness And pain. No matter the Emotion – I […]

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The Terma Collective

The Terma Collective May my feet rest firmly on the ground May my head touch the sky May I see clearly May I have the capacity to listen May I be free to touch May my words be true May my heart and mind be open May my hands be empty to fill the need […]

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Shantideva Prayer

As no one desires the slightest suffering nor ever has enough of happiness, there is no difference between myself and others, so let me make others joyfully happy. May those feeble with cold find warmth, and may those oppressed with heat be cooled by the boundless waters that pour forth from the great clouds of […]

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Today’s joy was born of yesterday’s sorrow

Today’s Joy Was Born Of Yesterday’s Sorrow By: Helen Steiner Rice Who said the darkness of the night would never turn to day, who said the winter’s bleakness would never pass away, who said the fog would never lift and let the sunshine through, who said the skies now overcast would never more be blue….. […]

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The Sweetest thing (lyrics from song)

JUICE NEWTON “The Sweetest Thing (I’ve Ever Known)” When I see you in the morning With that old sleep still in your eyes I remember all the laughter And the tears we shared last night And as we lie here Just two shadows In the light before the dawn The sweetest thing I’ve ever known […]

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Who you are

Who You Are Who do you think you are? Are you the problems you encountered yesterday, or are you the positive possibilities that exist today? Are you the limitations that others have convinced you to adopt? Or are you the person who can work your way through whatever obstacles may confront you? Are you the […]

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Is it any wonder

Is It Any Wonder Is it any wonder that the world is filled with pain when we set aside the beauty for our own material gain? Is it any wonder that lovers’ hearts grow dim when we do not hold in honor the love we find within? Is it any wonder that the homeless are […]

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Anyway

ANYWAY.. People are often unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you win some false friends and some true enemies; Succeed anyway. The good you do today, people will often forget tomorrow; Do good anyway. If […]

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Always say a prayer

Always Say A Prayer There’s work to do, deadlines to meet, you’ve got no time to spare, but as you hurry and scurry, always say a prayer. In the midst of family chaos, “quality time” is rare. Do your best; let God do the rest: always say a prayer. It may seem like your worries […]

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