Thought For The Day

Quote #1

“Be thankful for the difficult times. During those times, you grow. Be thankful for your limitations, because they give you opportunities for improvement. Be thankful for each new challenge, because it will be your strength and character. And be thankful for your mistakes, because they will teach you valuable lessons.” (Troy Amdhal)

Quote #2

“Being thankful is not always experienced as a natural state of existence, we must work at it, akin to a type of strength training for the heart.” (Larissa Gomez)

Quote #3

“Being grateful in times of distress does not mean that we are pleased with our circumstances. It does mean through the eyes of faith we look beyond our present-day challenges.” (Dieter F. Uchtdorf)

Bonus Quote

“While we cry ourselves to sleep, gratitude waits patiently to console and reassure us that there is a landscape larger than the one we can see.” (Sarah Ban Breathnach)

Peace, love, light, and joy,
Andrew Arthur Dawson

Thought For The Day

Quote #1

“A good neighbor is one who’s always ready and willing to help. One who wipes the dirt off your face and heals your broken heart. One who inspires and gives you hope during life’s darkest moments.” (R.R. Matt Smith)

Quote #2

“We become neighbors when we are willing to cross the road for one another.” (Henri J.M. Nouwen)

Quote #3

“Loving your neighbors requires first knowing your neighbors. Knowing your neighbors breeds empathy. Empathy removes fear and thus provokes the truest of love. This love is not the goal…It is the prerequisite to a life worth living.” (Joshua Swoleck)

Bonus Quote

“The happiest people I know are people who don’t even think about being happy. They just think about being good neighbors, good people. And then happens sort of sneaks in the back window while they are busy doing good.” (Harold S. Kushner)

Peace, love, light, and joy,
Andrew Arthur Dawson

Thought For The Day

Quote #1

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.” (George Bernard Shaw)

Quote #2

“Never lose your inner child. You are going to need it when you grow older and start to see how bleak society can be. The inner child will be your support system one day, you just don’t know it yet” (Unknown)

Quote #3

“The kid in you holds the key to living a full and rich life. Let him or her out to play!” (Cheryl Richardson) 

Bonus Quote

“Inside each of us lives a child, appreciative of life, and curious towards change. One who trusts fully, loves fearlessly, and is able to show emotions, both good and bad. Happiness can be found here. Choose to let this child live each and every day.” (Doe Zantamata)

Peace, love, light and joy,
Andrew Arthur Dawson