Words of Wisdom

Below is a list of my favorite quotes and also bible verses that serves as my inspiration. I hope you’ll find these quotes and bible verses inspiring as much as I do and that reading it would somehow lift your spirit on a day when you are feeling down or uncertain about life and everything that comes with it. Happy reading! 🙂

“We search so much for the right choices, the right paths to walk, the right time, the right reasons, and the right person. But life isn’t just about searching for things. It’s also about letting the unexpected happen and finding joy in things and people we never searched for.” – Anonymous

“I finally understood what true love meant…love meant that you care for another person’s happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.” ― Nicholas Sparks (DEAR JOHN)

“The most important decisions are not to be made with the mind; they are to be made with the heart. So when you have an important decision to make, check in with how you feel, not how you think.”

“How we deal with things we can’t control determines our quality of life. Our character, perspective and attitude will make us or break us.” — K.A.

” Success means having the courage, the determination and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.” — George Sheehan

” Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying.” — Amelia Earhart 

” The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.” — Amelia Earhart 

” Great things are done by a series of small things brought together…”

” The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.” — Thomas Paine

“There is one grand lie—that we are limited. The only limits we have are the limits we believe.” — Dr. Wayne W. Dyer 

” I can do all thing through Christ who strengthens me.” — Philippians 4:13

“ Fear is a habit; so is self-pity, defeat, anxiety, despair, hopelessness and resignation. You can eliminate all of these negative habits with two simple resolves: I can and I will! ”

“ The test of a man’s character is not the mistakes he makes but the way he responds to them.” – William Cope Moyers

“Go to sleep with visions of what you love. Let your dream vision marinate overnight. Wake up with your positive, hopeful thoughts in place, ready to guide you through a day in which you step ever closer to the life you dream of.” – Dr. Wayne Dyer

“Every time you begin a good work, you must pray to God most earnestly to bring it to perfection.” (Prologue, 4) And, “We must run and do now what will profit us forever.” (Prologue, 44)

“Pray as if everything depends on God. Work as if everything depends on you.” – St. Augustine

” Because He has inclined His ear to me, therefore I shall call upon Him as long as I live.” – Psalm 116:2

” My eye has wasted away because of affliction; I have called upon You every day, O LORD; I have spread out my hands to You.” – Psalm 88:9

” The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth.” – Psalm 145:18

” Call upon Me in the day of trouble; I shall rescue you, and you will glorify Me.” – Psalm 50:15

” For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11

“The important thing about love is that we choose to give it and we choose to receive it, making it the least random act in the entire universe. It transcends blood, it transcends betrayal and all the dirt that makes us human…”

“Many roads are built for a reason, so people don’t make the same wrong turn ever again. You will find your path someday, you might not know it but by the time you do you’re already there. I believe in you that you will succeed far more than you may realize. Don’t stop believing…”

“Life is about making the most of it. While we can. Because we can.” — Apolo Ohno

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.” –Oprah Winfrey

“Trust your heart if the seas catch fire, live by love though the stars walk backward.”
E.E. Cummings

“It is a moment with God, when one realizes what are you about and who your essence is… it just takes a lot of hard work, sometimes suffering and recognizing that happiness is non of the richness, fame or status, but being at peace with oneself and with one’s loved ones.” –Barbara

“It’s not what you have but who you have in life that matters most.” — SRL

“The LORD is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my strength, in whom I will trust; My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.”– PS 18:2

” Life is a journey, not a destination; there are no mistakes, just chances we’ve taken.” – India.Arie

“A picture is a poem without words.” — Horace

“Life is about making the most of it. While we can. Because we can.”– Apolo Ohno

“Zero regrets. It’s a philosophy not just about sport but about life. School, business, academics, love– anything and everything. It’s complicated and yet not. You have to figure out who it is you want to be. Not what you want to be– who. There has to be a vision, a dream, a plan. Then you chase that with everything you’ve got.” — Apolo Ohno

‎” It’s better to create a few fanatics about what you do than to waste your time trying to please everyone.” — Scott Robert Lim

If you correct your mind, the rest of your life will fall into place.-Lao Tzu

” Find your passion. Your passion is what stirs your soul and makes you feel like you’re totally in harmony with why you showed up here in the first place.” – Dr. Wayne Dyer

“Nobody starts out good,….love what you do..practice..practice some more ,get better on what you do, and own your craft”. — Jason Magbanua

” if we break it’s only so we can be put back together to be better. take risks.push limits.live.love.fall in.fall out.again.” -JReeves

” we change like the colors of the leaves. we are hurt. healed. made new. we cannot fear that. just like the world we are…” -JReeves

“RISE AND GO; YOUR FAITH HAS MADE YOU WELL.”

Love is worth the wait and heart break. A broken heart is an open heart, a patient heart let’s the right one in. –TDL

Stand up for what you believe in regardless of what other people say. –TDL

Dive into what you love doing & forget the rest!! Put what and who you love first, including yourself! –TDL

“Husbands are like wine. They take a long time to mature.” — Letters to Juliet

For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11

“Dare to dream because only by dreaming will you discover who you are, what you want and what you can do.”~Julie Anne Ford

TO TAKE A STAND- Sometimes we need to draw the line because we know it’s right and for our own self respect. Your heart will tell you when the time is right. When it does, listen. Then fight hard. You will respect yourself. So will others.

“The older I get the less I listen to what people say and the more I look at what they do.”
— Andrew Carnegie

“The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.” – Arthur C. Clarke

“A man’s limitations are not the things he wants to do and can’t; they are the things he ought to do but doesn’t. The difficult we will do eventually, the impossible will just take a little more time.”

“No matter how sophisticated the camera, the photographer is still the one that makes the picture.” – Doug Bartlow

“In the end I wanna be standing at the beginning,
……… With you.”

“Fate gives us only one chance to get it right…”

“Life is too short
Grudges are a waste of perfect happiness
Apologize when you should
And let go of what you can’t change
Love deeply and forgive quickly
Take chances, give everything
And have no regrets
Life is too short to be unhappy
You have to take the good with the bad
Smile when you’re sad
And always remember what you had
Always forgive but never forget
Learn from your mistakes
But never regret
People change, and things go wrong
But always remember
Life goes on…”

“There’s a point in your life when you get tired of chasing everyone trying to fix everything…..
But it’s not giving up…..
It’s realizing that you don’t need certain people & the negativity they bring.”

“It is better to be told a hurtful truth than to be told a comforting lie.”

“The truth can hurt your feelings, but lies can break your heart.”

“Passion can never purchase what true love desires: true intimacy, self-giving, and commitment.”

“Love the ones who treat you right, and forget about the ones who don’t.”

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”

” When the laughter is light
and the memories are many
but the time is too short…
you know you’re with a friend.”

” I just want you close
Where you can stay forever
You can be sure
That it will only get better…”

” TIME doesn’t wait. If you think you might have found the right one, treasure the person, don’t let that person get away. Don’t let fear hold you back. Give it a try else you might regret later. No one other than ourselves know what can truly make us happy.”

“As we grow up, we learn that even the one person that wasn’t supposed to ever let you down probably will.
You will have your heart broken probably more than once and it’s harder every time.
You’ll break hearts too, so remember how it felt when yours was broken.
You’ll fight with your best friend.
You’ll blame a new love for things an old one did.
You’ll cry because time is passing too fast, and you’ll eventually lose someone you love.
So take too many pictures, laugh too much, and love like you’ve never been hurt because every sixty seconds you spend upset is a minute of happiness you’ll never get back.
Don’t be afraid that your life will end, be afraid that it
will never begin.”

” If you love someone you say it, you say it right, out loud, or the moment just passes you by…..”

” I guarantee that we’ll have tough times and I guarantee that at some point one or both of us will want to get out; but I also guarantee that If I don’t ask you to be mine, Ill regret it for the rest of my life, cause I know in my heart you’re the only one for me.”

” It is very painful to lose someone you love so dearly, but what is more painful is to love someone and never find the courage to tell them how you feel.”

6 thoughts on “Words of Wisdom

  1. I just looked at this page of your blog, your first “favorite” is the very same scripture on my journal, Jeremiah 29:11 is the reason I am developing a relationship with God and the inspiration behind starting my blog. It’s moments like these, seeing that scripture, that I know God speaks, luckily with me, its in the form of quotes and scripture most times and I love it! I feel blessed today because with the click of my mouse I decided to check out the rest of your blog.

  2. Hi! I am searching for the author of this quote when I found your blog post.

    ” Stand up for what you believe in regardless of what other people say. –TDL”

    I just want to know. What does TDL mean? I would really appreciate it if you can tell me.

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