Senator Mark Hatfield tells of touring Calcutta with Mother Teresa and visiting the so-called “House of Dying,” where sick children are cared for in their last days, and the dispensary, where the poor line up by the hundreds to receive … Continue reading →
“The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.” – Hannah Whitall Smith Originally posted 2016-08-17 19:15:57.
“Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.” – Confucius Originally posted 2016-09-21 19:49:52.
“In the end, it cannot be doubted that each of us can see only a part of the picture. The doctor sees one, the patient another, the engineer a third, the economist a fourth, the pearl diver a fifth, the … Continue reading →
“Preaching and teaching is a seemingly impossible task: To give people the words they don’t want to hear, about a love they do not deserve, from a God they don’t want to believe.” – Ron Walters
“If you share another’s burden, both of you will walk straighter.” Originally posted 2016-07-05 17:58:58.
“God created man with the capacity to love. Love is based upon one’s right to choose to love. We cannot force others to love us. We can make them serve us or obey us. But true love is founded upon … Continue reading →
“Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.” – Malcom S. Forbes Originally posted 2018-03-10 19:51:59.
“Don’t smother each other. No one can grow in the shade.” – Leo Buscaglia Originally posted 2018-03-02 19:10:11.
“We live in a time when science is validating what humans have known throughout the ages: that compassion is not a luxury; it is a necessity for our well-being, resilience, and survival.” – Roshi Joan Halifax