Saturday, December 18, 2010

quotes of the week #29

my top 10 quotes to share with the world this week.
The 1st one is my #1 quote of the week & very appropriate considering my last birthday. feeling a little "dead" these days. As far as I can see from most men in the world, Twain is right on.

"Most men die at 27, we just bury them at 72." - Mark Twain

"God is in the silence of a mother who has infected her child with a virus that will end both their lives." – Bono

“Courage is almost a contradiction in terms: a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.” – GK Chesterton

“God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.” – Billy Graham

“Don't confuse the difference between PATIENCE and PROCRASTINATION. Often the difference simply is... FEAR.” – Corey Errett, my friend and a pastor in NY

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” - Aristotle

“If you're thinking of becoming a Christian, I warn you, you're embarking on something which will take the whole of you.” – C.S. Lewis

“There’s a difference in reducing the budget & reducing the vision.”Chris Brown, my pastor. [this statement is right on.]

"Only he who believes is obedient. Only he who is obedient, believes." – Dietrich Bonhoeffer [we hate to hear this, but i think it's true.]

“Some leaders have more wishbone than backbone.”Mike Foster

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