Monday, October 19, 2009

"Keep that breathless heart"

Today I thought I'd share one of my favorite quotes with you by Mother Theresa. It's so uplifting for this chilly Monday morning! What is your favorite quote that you live your life by?

People are often unreasonable and self-centered.
Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people will accuse you of ulterior motives.
Be kind anyway.
If you are honest, people may cheat you.
Be honest anyway.
If you find happiness, people may be jealous.
Be happy anyway.
The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow.
Do good anyway.
Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough.
Give your best anyway.
For you see, in the end, it is between you and God.
It never was between you and them anyway.
-Mother Teresa

Have a fabulous Monday!


preppyplayer said...

Are you sure you're only in college?
The truth of that quote hits you square in the face! Thanks so much for a good way to start the week.
Wise words to live by.

Gerri Ward said...

Summer Wind, after having read this BEAUTIFUL quote I have none to compare, seriously this brought tears to my eyes! THANK YOU!!!:))

Eli said...

really great quote to think about!
i need to focus my life more in this way.

...Seyma... said...

to be honest?? this is the greatest quote i've ever come across!!!!

can i borrow it??

Southern Champagne Wishes said...

This really made me feel better on a rather gloomy Monday! Thank you for posting it.

Ms. B said...

Wow, that really is an awesome quote!!

Headbands and Hand Bags said...

What a great quote! Perfect for a Monday, thanks for sharing!

OceanDreams said...

I love this quote, it often reminds me to treat others with love when it is difficult to do so. I hope you had a good weekend...if you want some yummy chocolate be sure to enter into my giveaway darlin!

Carol said...

Wonderful, wonderful quote!

Just Anonymous Prep said...

This is a great quote! It brightened up my day immensely.

QueenBeeSwain said...

those are such powerful and peaceful words- thank you for sharing them :)



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