Down To Earth Wisdom
James 1:5: If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.
James 3:17: But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.
I have no idea who put these thoughts together.
The best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.
Having a child fall asleep in your arms is one of the most peaceful feelings in the world.
You should never say no to a gift from a child.
I can always pray for someone when I cannot help him in some other way.
Sometimes all a person needs is a hand to hold and a heart to understand.
Walks with my father around the block on summer nights when I was a child did wonders for me as an adult.
We should be glad God doesn*t give us everything we ask for.
Money doesn*t buy class.
It*s those small daily happenings that make life spectacular.
Under everyone*s hard shell is someone who wants to be appreciated and loved.
To ignore the facts does not change the facts.
When you plan to get even with someone, you are only letting that person continue to hurt you.
The easiest way to grow as a person is to surround yourself with people smarter than you.
Everyone you meet deserves to be greeted with a smile.
No one is perfect until you fall in love with them.
Opportunities are never lost; someone else will take the ones you miss.
When you harbor bitterness, happiness will dock elsewhere.
I wish I could have told my Mom that I love her one more time.
One should keep his words soft and tender, because tomorrow he may have to eat them.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
When your newly born grandchild holds your little finger in his little fist, you*re hooked for life.
Happiness is looking out for someone else.