It isn’t kind to cultivate a friendship just so one will have an audience.
Outings are so much more fun when we can savor them through the children’s eyes.
Patterning your life around other’s opinions is nothing more than slavery.
I’ve grown to realize the joy that comes from little victories is preferable to the fun that comes from ease and the pursuit of pleasure.
Age is no guarantee of maturity.
The hatred you’re carrying is a live coal in your heart – far more damaging to yourself than to them.
If there was strife and contention in the home, very little else in life could compensate for it.
Forgiveness is almost a selfish act because of its immense benefits to the one who forgives.
True repentance means making amends with the person when at all possible.
If courage wasn’t a standard result of aging, it meant that the young could somehow acquire it as well.