One of my standby sayings is “Sticks and stones can break my bones, but words can never hurt me!“
It’s not true though. Words can hurt; but words can also be healing and make us laugh or just smile for a while.
Here are some of my favorite sayings, some deep thoughts or just light reading for you. I hope they make you smile today. It is my heartfelt joy to bring you to a place of happiness. The world can be a better place if we share our joy with one another.
The difference between try and triumph is a little “umph”.
— Author Unknown
The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your three best friends. If they’re okay, then it’s you.
— Rita Mae Brown
There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs.
— Author Unknown
Joy is prayer – Joy is strength – Joy is love – Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
— Mother Teresa
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain — and most do.
— Dale Carnegie
Winning doesn’t always mean being first. Winning means you’re doing better than you’ve ever done before.
— Bonnie Blair
Anyone can turn on a small light in a dark room. Anyone!
— Erin Gruwell
Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.
— Knute Rockne
If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.
— Lewis Carroll
Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
— Albert Einstein
Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.
— Carl Sandburg
Life is like a sandbox. Learn to play nice and not throw sand at each other.
If I have to work for a living, then I am choosing an occupation that won’t kill me!
Everyone holds the keys to their own happiness; you just have to unlock the right door!
A smiling face will wrinkle as quickly as a frowning face, but the wrinkles will be in much better places!
A harsh word can pierce a heart quicker than a speeding bullet!
Love is a universal tool that can build a dream – it knows no boundaries.
Share everything you have with anyone you meet and the world will embrace you with open arms.