Favorite Quotes

  1. When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.” (Cherokee saying)
  2. “Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.”
    (John 14:27)
  3. We all think everybody’s part of our dream and we treat them that way.
    (A Special Place by tmac7425)
  4. “America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.”
    (Alexis de Tocqueville)
  5. “Reserve your right to think, for even to think wrongly is better than not to think at all.”
    (Hypatia of Alexandria)
  6. “Ability is the poor man’s wealth.”
    (John Wooden)
  7. When I expect things from people and they don’t do it, is it their fault or mine?” (Zack by tmac7425)
  8. Get up and be somebody…When we bring ourselves down, we don’t do anybody any good. There is nothing enlightening about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. Nothing. You don’t give anybody anything and you’re wasting your life.
    (Thoughts and Feeling by tmac7425)
  9. Become what you want everyone else to be.
    (My answer by tmac7425)
  10. You play how you practice. Practice with the same intensity that you want to play the game.
    (My Life, My Way by tmac7425)
  11. There are days when I’m so wrapped up in me that I forget how to do the best for me.
    (A New Day by tmac7425)
  12. The Herd doesn’t think. The Herd reacts.
    (The Herd by tmac7425)
  13. To reward me too soon would be to rob me of faith, to reward me not at all would rob me of hope.
  14. It’s easy to hurt others when you can’t feel pain.”
    (Hall and Oates, “Rich Girl”)
  15. We put the mask on not just for the approval of others, but most importantly we put the mask on to prepare for the role we have chosen to play. It is our own approval we seek more than anything else, even if we must obtain it via deception.
  16. With great ability comes great responsibility. A superman must not just avoid doing great harm, but he must use his power to serve the world that gave him birth.

2 Comments on “Favorite Quotes”

  1. Sister Christian says:

    Enjoyed your blog immensely– quotes are rich:
    “All those who were ordained unto this priesthood… shall speak as they are moved upon by the Holy Ghost. And… shall be the will of the Lord… the mind of the Lord… the word of the Lord… the voice of the Lord and the power of God unto salvation… this is the promise of the Lord unto you… And unto you it shall be given to know the signs of the times, and the signs of the coming of the Son of Man; And of as many as the Father shall bear record, to you shall be given power to seal them up unto eternal life. Amen.” D&C 68: 2-12

    Yes, brother, Amen.

    Many interesting insights… what do you think of the three groups mentioned near the end of D&C 49?

    Sister Christian

  2. Are you referring to this passage?

    “But before the great day of the Lord shall come, Jacob shall flourish in the wilderness, and the Lamanites shall blossom as the rose. Zion shall flourish upon the hills and rejoice upon the mountains, and shall be assembled together unto the place which I have appointed.”
    (D&C 49:24-25)

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