Being happy doesn’t mean everything is perfect. It means you’ve decided to see beyond the imperfections.
I’m beginning to see how the secret ways and deepest mysteries of God and His kingdom are often revealed off the beaten path of organized religion and frequently missed by the too-smart. Sometimes it’s not the professor or preacher leading you to divine truth but the commonplace people God sticks right in front of your face. ~Jim Palmer
With people you can connect or compare, but you can’t do both. ~ Shauna Niequist
Remaining knows the value of longevity, loyalty and hard work that eventually pays off. To remain is to know your labor is not in vain. It’s to live with hope. ~ Kelly Minter
1 John can buoy up afflicted hearts. ~ Martin Luther
I have some signature pieces in my home. They are the show-offs, the big shots. If the signature pieces were removed, our home would have less oomph. I like oomph. Oomph can make your entire space remarkable! ~ Myquillin Smith, The Nester #creatinghome
Cornelia divides all the folks in the world into two kinds- the race that knows Joseph and the race that don’t. If a person sorter sees eye to eye with you, and has pretty much the same idea about things, and the same taste in jokes-why, then he belongs to the race that knows Joseph. ~ Captain Jim, in Anne’s House of Dreams