Thoughts For The Day

 

T 1

“Adaptability: A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.” ~ W. R. Inge

from The Desk of MarDrag:

Everyday we are faced with Life Circumstances. Some are positive. Some are negative. Some we can change. Some we cannot. But the key to managing any and all circumstances…is Acceptance of them…and Adapting to their affect. To either embrace a circumstance, or to change one…the first step is to Accept it as a reality. It is happening. And then Adapt to it, as the water does to the vessel…Accepting its weight, girth and presence. It is then that we can see what measures to take. We must be fluid, like the water, and allow Wisdom to flow within our vessel, our soul, to aid us on our Journey.

T 7

“As you walk and eat and travel, be where you are. Otherwise you will miss most of your life.” ~ Buddha

from The Desk of MarDrag:

Be in the moment! Each and every moment is a gift to be treasured. If we spend too much time pining for or regretting the past, or worrying about the future, we will miss the greatness of this moment. Don’t look away…what if what you want is ready to happen now…and you are too busy looking backward or forward to see it? Don’t miss the magic of your life this moment has to give.

T 8

“Go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.” ~ Jimmy Carter

from The Desk of MarDrag:

Take a chance. Take that chance you have been mulling over. That voice you hear full of fear and keeping you from doing it…that voice is a false voice. It only tells you to fear because it is afraid you will stop listening and it will cease to exist. As the quote says…if we never go out on the limb, take a chance, we will never know what fruit our actions would bear. Never knowing is far worse than trying and failing. Remember, the mighty and magical Oak begins as a tiny seed too.

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3 comments on “Thoughts For The Day

  1. Great advice.. Often we are so set in our ways.. We do not like changes.. So we will resist it.. I often look to nature for Nature is always having to adapt and change.. It has to in order to survive… We tare down trees, hedges replaying them with houses and concrete.. We encroach upon their habitat all the time.. They have to adapt to survive.. You have given me another idea for a post here Mar.. Oooooh Many thanks to you.. 🙂 xxx Love Sue xxx

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