"QUOTES" by A.J. Rasmussen
Following are quotes I have collected over the past year which I thought I would share with all of you! :-)
"This too shall pass" - Grandma and Robbie
"Entrepreneurs who don't listen never make it." - Mr. Wonderful
"People say you have to travel to see the world. Sometimes I think that if you just stay in one place and keep your eyes open you're going to see just about all that you can handle." - Paul Auster, novelist
" Look within and be depressed. Look around and be distressed. Look to God, and be at rest."
"God doesn't put us here to do easy things, He puts us here to do right things."
"He who endures, conquers." - All American (locker room)
"The most important battles take place inside us - in our minds, wills, and emotions." - Charles Stanley
"Experiencing Jesus' love motivates us to obediently live for Christ and enables us to care deeply for others." - Charles Stanley
"We aren't on earth to build our own kingdom but to faithfully serve God as He builds His." - Charles Stanley
"After all the grace I'd been given, how could I do that again?"
'By the way, the door is open, you can leave this cave anytime you want.' -God
'Secrets have been killing me my entire life.'
'Quit living life as a taker, live as a giver - Be generous.'
'Yesterday is not for us to recover, but tomorrow is for us to win or lose.'
'For what it is worth, you have a purpose and are loved.'
'Week after week He is there for us. He didn't just give up a rose, (The Bachelor) He gave us the most important thing to Him, His Son.'
'I am not going to lie to you, we are in unchartered territory, but God . . .'
'My entire life I have not stopped trying to control the outcome.'
'Love is the most powerful force on this earth, without it we cannot grow or flourish, it is the one thing that makes all things possible.'
"Instead of judging someone by their past, how about we help them repair their future?"
"You best not be disliking someone based on "What you heard" and be thankful God doesn't dislike you for what "He knows".
"Stop running from evil! You act like you're not saved. Your God is BIGGER than their God. Pray for them. Don't complain!" - Petra
"You need to know who you are. Go to Heaven fighting!" - Petra
"Find your weakness so you can shake it, and fake it until you make it." - Petra
"The Word will keep you from sin, and sin will keep you from the Word."
MPG - Men Pursuing God
"Don't spend, invest, so you can become excellent at what you do."
"If you allow things that aren't of God, they will lead you away from God."
"The good things can get in the way of the best things."
"Be a hospital, not a court of law."
"God doesn't care about your ability, all He cares about is your availability."
"Be other-centered, not self-centered."
"Being a friend to someone is sometimes the best gift you can give them."
"Beware who you lend your mind to, not everyone has your best interest in mind."
"Sometimes it takes a deep hurt to gain a deep need for God."
"People often don't want what they need."
"The thing that hurt you will become the help for what God has planned for you."
"A Proverb a day helps keep the demons away."
"They are not yours, they are the Lords."
"Life isn't always a case to be solved, sometimes it is just a problem to be endured." - Prodigal Son
"I tried complaining once, it didn't work." "So what did you do?" "I continued to swim." - kid on 911
"When people want love bad enough, they will do anything for it."
"Bloom where you're planted."
"All women/men are created equally different."
"Instead of focussing on What Ifs, Focus on What Is" - Robbie 9/21/19
"If being a Christian was a crime, would people have enough evidence to convict you?"
"A wise man finds sustainable happiness."
"Reality is what people are led to believe - perception is reality."
"The 'Tale' wags the dog."
"Do what you are passionate about."
"Own your own story."
"Choose to live and make each day a gift."
"When you really care about someone, you want to see them happy."
"You are never too young to start dreaming, and you are never too old for your dreams to come true." - Robert Finley, America's Got Talent Contestant
"You don't appreciate what you have until it is gone."
"Jesus will break anything that has you bound." - Stephen Cady Romans 6:15-23 - Chain breaker
"Wherever you are, Your heart can be free."
"You need not be trapped by your past."
"Our hearts can be released from the sufferings of our history."
"Freedom comes when we learn to accept what is and break our vain attempts to control the uncontrollable." - Noah Levine, 'The Heart of the Revolution', dharmapunx.com
"If you want to become someone you've never been, you need to start doing things you've never done." - Jesse Wilson, Oxford House Re-Entry Coordinator North Carolina
"People need a sense of belonging." - CSPAN
"Turning the corner" - penpal
"Learn to be proud of your scars."
"Stack yourself against the deck."
"Make your greatest trial your greatest triumph."
"Some people pursue happiness, others create it."