"I looked at all the orphans with no one to love them...the cast-offs of human society. I saw in their eyes love and hope, fear and dread, sadness, and betrayal. And I was angry."God!" I said, "this is terrible! Why don't you do something?!" God was silent for a moment, and then He spoke softly, "But I have done something," he replied. "I created you!"~Brianna Lareau ♥

"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those
who are willing to work and give to those who would not." --Thomas Jefferson
Before you judge any aspect of someone, slip into their shoes and walk around for a little while...'cause not everyone's shoes are as comfortable as yours. 

Happy are the people whose God is the Lord.  Psalm 144:15

Nine out of ten people love chocolate, the tenth person always lies. -John Q. Tullius

"We should ask God - - to increase our hope when it is small, awaken it when it is dormant, confirm it when it is wavering, strengthen it when it is weak and raise it up when it is overthrown." ~John Calvin

 "Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers, and are famous preservers of good looks."  ~Charles Dickens

A woman's heart should be so lost in God, a man will have to seek Him in order to find her. ~ Unknown

"Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." ~Dr Seuss 

Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things."- Philippians 4:8

"How sweet the name of Jesus sounds In a believer's ear It soothes his sorrow, heals his wounds, And drives away his fears." -John Newton

Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.  ~Oscar Wilde

"Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in life, in love, in faith, and in purity" -1 Timothy 4:12

Dance with God. He'll let the perfect man cut in. 

Never look down on someone, unless you helping them up.

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” African Proverb.

Treat everyone with kindness, even those who are rude to you - not because they are nice, but you are.

"Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world." Marylin Monroe

"Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about."  Marylin Monroe

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9

1 Corinthians 2:5 That your faith should not stand in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God.

1 Corinthians 15:58 Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord. 

2 Corinthians 4:15 For all things are for your sakes, that the abundant grace might through the thanksgiving of many redound to the glory of God.

For as the earth bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the things that are sown in it to spring forth; so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations. Isaiah 61:11