Quotes 3/23

lilod(NoCal/8)March 23, 2011

Beliefs can speed you up or slow you down, they can inspire, bring insights or can be shackles. The mental closet is cluttered with them; they clump up in little balls and make huge constructs, if left on their own. Since they are the construct of my life, I think it is well worth organizing, examining and keeping only the ones I can relate to, altering, updating and discarding the ones no longer useful.

It isn�t easy, because there is such a mess of them.


I believe once a choice is made, don�t script the ramifications - if they turn out not what was anticipated, look for the next fork in the road and make another choice where to go from there. Sometimes what seems to be a bad choice actually leads to a fresh and new vista.


Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Sounds good to me Lilo. Steve in Baltimore County.

    Bookmark   March 23, 2011 at 8:06AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Lilo, these quotes are writtten with great wisdom and everyday truth.
I really hope you'll do more of these; they are very refreshing.
Thank you.

    Bookmark   March 23, 2011 at 9:27AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Lilo, both your quotes are so meaningful, but the second one is so appropriate for my DD, today especially, that I'm going to copy it and give it to her. (I hope you won't mind.) We never know from where our help will come, but yours, today, is much needed and appreciated.


    Bookmark   March 23, 2011 at 6:03PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Great quotes. I espcially like the first one. Life changes and with new information and experiences our beliefs could change.

    Bookmark   March 23, 2011 at 7:24PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Quotes 3 - 21 - 15
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only...
Quotes 3 - 22 - 15
My fake plants died because I did not pretend to water...
Quotes 3 - 16 - 15
True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about...
Rain, gentle, steady rain - all night long and maybe...
For poetry fans
I investigate A.Word.A.Day, on wordsmith.org, every...
jim_1 Zone 5B Illinois
Sponsored Products
Tic Tac Toe Shots
$39.99 | Dot & Bo
Baroque European Bronze Three-Light Bath Fixture
$58.95 | Bellacor
Stickbulb | 3 Foot Vertical Wall Sconce
$825.00 | YLighting
MTI Andrea 17 Tub (54" x 30" x 17.75")
Modern Bathroom
Elf 6 Bath Bar
ELK Lighting 66252-3+3 Newfield Vanity - 24W in. Bronze - 66252-3+3
$270.00 | Hayneedle
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™