“One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.”
Posted in Inspirational Quotes Tagged Adversity, Albert Schweitzer, Gain, Inspiration, obstacles, overcome, Possess, Quote, Simple, Simple Quote Sunday, Strength, Sunday
If we could learn to take the time to appreciate sunrises and sunsets more often, our lives would be much richer in quality.
Posted in Snapshot Challenges Tagged appreciate, Beautiful, Beauty, calm, challenge, Learn, Life, Lives, Peace, Photo, Picture, quality, Rich, Richer, Saturday, Snapshot, Snapshot Challenge Saturday, Still, Sunrise, Sunset, Tome
“Dont measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.”
Posted in Inspirational Quotes Tagged Ability, Accomplish, Accomplished, Have, Inspiration, Inspirational, John Wooden, Measure, Quote, Should, Simple, Sunday, Yourself
Even on what may seem to be our darkest days, we must not forget to take a quick glance upwards to be reminded that the sun is still shining, and that beauty is all around us.
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“Once you have established the goals you want and the price you’re willing to pay, you can ignore the minor hurts, the opponent’s pressure, and the temporary failures.”
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This week’s Snapshot Challenge photo is also from the Miami Marathon. Before the Marathon began, everyone paused for a few moments as somebody sang the National Anthem. 25,000 runners from over 80 countries took a moment to show their respect to a flag and country that was not their own. It was beautiful to see so many people come together for a mutual cause, but it was even more beautiful to see people from all different backgrounds, races, ethnicities, and cultures stop and take a moment to unite as one.
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“Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.”
Posted in Inspirational Quotes Tagged Eyes, Feet, Ground, Inspiration, Inspirational, inspiring, Quote, Simple, Simple Quote Sunday, Stars, Sunday, Theodore Roosevelt