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Happy New Year’s!

1 Jan

The two quotes reflecting my goals for the new year:


“To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one’s own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.”


Resolution One: I will live for God. Resolution Two: If no one else does, I still will.
**Jonathan Edwards


New Year’s Eve Resolutions

1 Jan

It is that time of year again.  The day when we set aside the old and embrace the new.  For some reason, the changing of the date signifies to human hearts the sign of new beginnings, a renewed belief that what seemed impossible yesterday may be attainable tomorrow.  Unfortunately, like so many others, I always find myself abandoning these resolutions all to quickly as the year goes by.  In fact, this occurs so often, that I have discovered that I almost expect it to happen.  Just a few days ago, a friend told me that she no longer makes New Year’s resolutions because she always feels guilty for abandoning them later.  She sees it as setting herself up for failure.

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