“Perhaps home is not a place but simply an irrevocable condition.” – James Baldwin
“Do what you must, and your friends will adjust.” – Robert Brault
Working as a pediatric nurse, I had the difficult assignment of giving immunization shots to children. One day I entered the examining room to give four-year-old Lizzie her shot.
“NO! NO! NO!” she screamed.
“Lizzie,” her mother scolded. “That’s not polite behavior.”
At that, the girl yelled even louder, “NO, THANK YOU! NO, THANK YOU!”
“When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everybody will respect you.” – Lao Tzu
“Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.” – Jim Rohn
“There are high spots in all of our lives and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don’t care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each hungers for applause.” – George Matthew Adams
“Relax. God’s in Charge. He and I are on your side.”
“Do not envy someone who sins and seems to ‘get away with it’ or seems to be successful. We don’t know what disaster might await him.” – Greg Taunt
“Ignoring is a form of communication.”
A 4-year-old was brought to the Emergency Room with a severe cough. She kept up a non-stop conversation while the nurse was trying to assess her lung sounds.
Finally, the nurse said, “Shhh, I have to see if Barney is in there.”
The child looked at her and calmly stated, “I have Jesus in my heart. Barney’s on my underwear.”