It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home.
Monday, April 01, 2013
Chapter 4, Page 1, Book 13
Never be afraid to sit awhile and think.
Lorraine Hansberry,A Raisin in the Sun
Before you speak – think!
T Is it truthful? H Is it helpful? I Is it inspiring? N Is it necessary? K Is it kind?"
Did you ever stop to think, and forget to start again?
Winnie the Pooh
WORD FOR TODAY
to have a conscious mind, to some extent of reasoning, remembering experiences, making rational decisions
Most of the time I just do things without taking the time to think them through. Little every day occurrences at my house really don't take a lot of thought. But when it comes to the big things in life, I do take time to consider that the results of my actions will be.
Whether I'm planning a trip or going grocery shopping, I have to stop and think awhile
There are three things about us that significantly shape the course of our lives: what we think, what we feel, and what we want. The way in which we handle our thoughts, our feelings, and our desires determines the quality of our life.
I believe that wisdom comes with time, experience, and the willingness to maintain an open-mind about the world and all its people. While wisdom accumulates over the years, it requires constant filtering to remove the prejudices and bias that also accumulate, as well as constant reflection and a willingness to challenge one's own beliefs and values on occasion
Wise thinking leads to right living; Stupid thinking leads to wrong living. Fools on the road have no sense of direction. The way they walk tells the story: There goes the fool again!