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Thought for The Week

Thought for the week

‘You can’t make yourself feel positive, but you can choose how to act, and if you choose right, it builds your confidence.’

(Julien Smith, Screen writer)

Thought for the week

Thought for the week

No one knows how another person feels in private.
(Whitney Otto, Author)

 

Help us to avoid making assumptions about how other people may feel. Amen

Thought for the Week

Thought for the Week

“Feelings come and go, like clouds in a windy sky.  Conscious breathing is my anchor.”

(Thich Nhat Hanh, Vietnamese Zen Buddhist)

 

Help us to focus on the here and now. Amen

Thought for the Week

Thought for the Week

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.”

(Helen Keller, author, diplomat and leading humanitarian)

 

Help us to think about how our actions make others feel. Amen

Thought for the Week

Thought for the week

A bad word whispered will echo a hundred miles.
(Chinese Proverb)

Help me to always speak kindly of others or to remain silent. Amen

You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.

(Pearl Buck, Author)

 

Give me the courage to always do what I know is right. Amen

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

Thought for the week

Thought for the week

“Let 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

Thought for the Week

Thought for the week

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

Thought for the week

“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