Do not fear the conflict. Do not flee it. Where there is no struggle, there is no virtue. Where love and faith are not tempted, it is not possible to be sure whether they are really present. They are tried and revealed in adversity, in difficult and grievous circumstances.”
Fear is not real. It is a product of thoughts you create. Do not misunderstand me. Danger is very real. But fear is a choice.”
- Will Smith
“The pressure disappeared with the first word he put on paper. He thought–while his hand moved rapidly–what a power there was in words; later, for those who heard them, but first for the one who found them; a healing power, a solution, like the breaking of a barrier. He thought, perhaps the basic secret the scientists have not discovered, the first fount of life, is that which happens when a thought takes shape in words.”
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
While it takes at least two to reconcile, it only takes one to forgive.
“There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, ‘Thy will be done,’ and those to whom God says, ‘All right, then, have it your way.'”
“For if the ministry of condemnation had glory, the ministry of righteousness exceeds much more in glory.”
2 Corinthians 3:9
If you’re going through hell, keep going.
“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose.”