It's important to remember that when Wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when Health is lost, something is lost; but when Character is lost, everything is lost. My friend, lead your life with Truth, Honesty and Character -always!
It's so easy to "talk the talk" than walk the walk. I sometimes wonder how many of these Quoters "walk the talk", and follow their quotes with actions in their own lives. We must always do what we say, because that brings the true meaning and purpose to life.
Jesus' ministry was clearly defined, and the alternatives to the illusion and temptations of the desert were spelled out. A choice was made--life abundant, full, and free for all. Make no mistake about it, the day that choice was made, Jesus became suspect. That day in the temple he sealed the fate already prepared for him. How was the world to understand one who rejected an offer of power and control
Knowing your self-worth is extremely important in life. You'll gain a great respect from everyone, only when you stand cofident in your own worth, stay firm with your values, and never settle for anything less.
Life goes through changes so fast, you think your life is great, than one of your best friends dies. Then you think you found someone you truly love, only to figure out, she doesn't love you back. You cry and cry and cry, but nothing changes. You realize, that you must accept things for what they are, and what they have made you become.Everything in life changes you in some way. Even the smallest things. If you do not accept these changes, you do not accept yourself. For through these changes brings new and greater things to you, making you wiser, as time progresses. To avoid these changes is a loss. You only live your life once. Do not waste a minute of it avoiding things. Let them come to you, and learn from them. There's always tomorrow.
Life is always what you make of it. It cannot be yours if you allow others to write on the blank pages of your book of Life. You must take charge, and lead your life the way you believe it should, with the values you believe in. Start writing the chapters of your book of Life with your own wonderful words, not dictated by others. Good luck!