“These mountains that you are carrying, you were only supposed to climb.” – Najwa Zebian
“This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
A 10-year-old, under the tutelage of her grandmother, was becoming quite knowledgeable about the Bible.
Then one day she floored her grandmother by asking, “Which Virgin was the mother of Jesus: the Virgin Mary or the King James Virgin?”
“Whether or not you can now see it, there is ALWAYS a way.” – A Note From the Universe
The Reverend Billy Graham tells of a time early in his ministry when he arrived in a small town to preach a sermon. Wanting to mail a letter, he asked a young boy where the post office was.
When the boy had told him, Dr. Graham thanked him and said, “If you’ll come to the Baptist church this evening, you can hear me telling everyone how to get to heaven.”
“I don’t think I’ll be there,” the boy said. “You don’t even know your way to the post office.”
“There is only one direction you go when you are coasting and that is downhill.” – Mama Gena
“The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” – Coretta Scott King
“Every extraordinary idea began in the mind of an ordinary person.” – Greg Taunt
The teacher of the earth science class was lecturing on map reading.
After explaining about latitude, longitude, degrees and minutes the teacher asked, “Suppose I asked you to meet me for lunch at 23 degrees, 4 minutes north latitude and 45 degrees, 15 minutes east longitude…?”
After a confused silence, a voice volunteered, “I guess you’d be eating alone.”
“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent van Gogh