1. Donate diapers, wipes and formula to your local DYFS office or women’s shelter.
2. Give friends and family kindness coupons they can redeem for kind favors.
3. Leave kind post-it notes in random public bathrooms.
4. Take paints and paper to share at the local playground
5. Tell your children why you love them. While you’re at it tell your parents and siblings as well.
1. Buy something for the person behind you in line
2. Donate diapers and wipes to a local women’s/family shelter.
3. Make a cup of tea for a friend or family member
4. Take someone to the movie.
5. Thank a soldier.
Find light within the darkness and it’ll outshine even the darkest of shades.
Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain. (Joseph Campbell)
Trust in all your senses to avoid being blinded by one.
Men trust their ears less than their eyes. (Herodotus)
Did you know…
… that today is the birthday of Eli Whitney (1765)? Eli Whitney was the inventor of the cotton gin and a pioneer in the mass production of cotton. Trivia fans: In 1798, Eli Whitney invented a way to manufacture muskets by machine so that the parts were interchangeable. Ironically, it was as a manufacturer of muskets that Whitney finally became rich.
Today’s Inspirational Quote:
“If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.”
— George Bernard Shaw
The mistakes of your past form the roots of the wisdom of your future.
The wise can gain more from a simple question than the simple can learn from a wise answer.
A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer. (Bruce Lee)
Failing while trying to do the right thing is better than succeeding to do nothing.
I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed. (Robert H. Schuller)
Even the path of ten thousand miles begins with a single step.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. (Lao Tzu)
Be the light through your actions and darkness will disappear around you.
Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself. (Desiderius Erasmus)
Don’t wait for the perfect moment to strike, strike in the current moment and make it perfect.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking. (William Butler Yeats)
It’s not the words you speak, but the way you say them that matters.
People may hear your words, but they feel your attitude. (John C. Maxwell)
It is impossible to reach perfection, but if we try hard enough we can at least reach excellence.
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. (Vince Lombardi)
A Library Is Meaningless Without Readers.
Cause Squinting Eyes.
A Giant Among Ants.
Shadows Of The Past Can Become Shades Of The Present.
A Cracked Road Leads To Injury.
Like Learning From An Echo.
Decorating A Cake With Thorns.
Hands Of An Angel.
Feelings Cloud Wisdom.
Flowers Smell Fresher In The Morning.