Truths of life: The most beautiful day? Today The biggest obstacle? Fear The best teachers? Children The most beautiful gift? Forgiveness The most important thing? Home The fastest way? The honest one The most pleasant feeling? Calmness The most effective defense? The smile The best medicine? Optimism The greatest force? Belief The most beautiful thing? Love Life without love loses meaning.
After the funeral, my grand-father hugged me and I'll never forget what he said. He told me that he had just lost the love of his life, the most important thing in the world to him and that it hurt like hell. He said he probably wouldn't ever be the same. But then he look me straight in the eyes; he said that this time with her was something with her he would never trade, that it was the only thing worth living for. He told me to find that. He told me that once I had that, nothing else... Read more »
Friends are never earned, they are a gift from the loving God and they are precious beyond human evaluation. You dare not take them for granted or they will drift away like smoke and the warmth of their caring will vanish like the chill of the endless night. Who is your friend? Someone who warms you with a nod or with the unspoken words in hard times when you are hurting beyond words and with a few words of encouragement and concern makes you realize that you aren't really lost at all. Friends come in both sexes and in all... Read more »
The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.
Any time you sincerely want to make a change, the first thing you must do is raise your standards. When people ask me what really change my life... I tell them that absolutely the most important thing was changing what I demanded of myself. I wrote down all the things I would no longer accept in my life, all the things I would no longer tolerate, and all the things I aspired to becoming.
The Human subject is the most important thing. My work is abstract in the sense of having been designed and composed, but it is not abstract in the sense of having no human content I want to communicate. I want the idea to strike right away.