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Thought for the Week

You can close your eyes to the things you do not want to see, but you cannot close your heart to the things you do not want to feel.

(Lao Tzu, Philosopher)

Help me to acknowledge and accept my own feelings. Amen

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Thought for the week - awarenessLet us not look back in anger, or forward in fear, but around in awareness.

(James Thurber, American author)

Give us the courage to reflect and change. Amen

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Fear less, hope more; whine less, breathe more; talk less, say more; hate less, love more; and all good things are yours.

(Swedish Proverb)

Help me to do what I cannot do and be what I cannot be by myself. Amen

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Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tries, and a touch that never hurts.

(Charles Dickens, English writer and social critic)

Encourage us to be loving, kind, gentle and patient. Amen

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‘Courage is knowing what not to fear.’

(Plato, Classical Greek Philosopher)

Make us strong in heart and guide us in all that lies before us. Amen

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‘It is not what we get but who we become, what we contribute…that gives meaning to our lives.’

(Anthony Robbins, Life Coach)

Help me to put off all pretence and to find my true self. Amen

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‘I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.’

(Chinese Proverb)

Help us to see what is important, so that we may never forget the things that matter.  Amen

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Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for others good and melt at others woe.

(Homer, Greek author and poet)

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Thought for the week

With empathy, we don’t direct, we follow.  Don’t just do something, be there.

 

(Marshall Rosenberg, American Psychologist)

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Thought for the week

Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something and has lost something.

(H Jackson Brown, Jnr)