Sometimes you are giving your child more, by giving them less

Who is this Quote by?: Brenda Hills
— Brenda Hills Oregon
You knew what it would cost you, but you still chose to play the deck

— Cheyanna Switzer Henreyetta
It has always been my belief that cameras can capture moments, however it is the image that captures us.

— Georgia Harris Oxford
Always respect mothers. She was right there waiting for you, as you were born.
— Kepha Isaac Trinidad and Tobago
Life is meant to be great, and you’re not living it, until you start living it.
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It’s simple: Proverbs tells us that animal cruelty is inconsistent with Christian belief.
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Some of the earliest radical animal rights reformists were Evangelical Christians. We should study and embrace this link!
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It is the duty of all Christians to take a stand against cruelty in all its forms, as God would have us do.
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Factory farms don’t even consider animals to be real living things. They consider them to be protein units per square foot.
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God only gave us permission to eat meat after original sin occurred.
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The books of Genesis make some of the most valid claims of animal rights that have ever been made.
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Equal rights for all includes both human beings and animals—with zero exceptions.
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t’s not enough to have gotten rid of slavery in our own countries, we have to make sure that it never happens to another single human being anywhere.
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There are still slave auctions in this day and age. I’ll bet you thought that was impossible, but it is still the world we live in.
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Animal creation has been so enslaved for long. It’s so bad that we have treated our distant cousins in feathers and furs badly that agreeably beyond doubts, they would depict the Devil in a human form if they were to formulate a religion about us.
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Although the body of each living creature may be different, the soul remains the same.
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Don’t rely on a man who excludes an animal from his shelter of pity and compassion. Men like these are likely to deal with fellow men in this same fashion.
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As I stood in line at the drug store one day, I heard a man yelling for someone to come to him, he even whistled. I expected a child (although that would have been unacceptable in its own right), but what I saw was a grown woman, ashamed, frightened. I haven’t been able to get the look in her eyes out of my mind.
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Spousal violence is a rising problem in the United States. Turn on a true crime television program. You’re pretty much guaranteed to see the program is about a woman who has been murdered, and the woman is almost always murdered by her boyfriend/husband/partner, etc. Are we now consuming this heinous endemic as pop culture and entertainment?
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With unity and absolute togetherness, we can prevent genocide from taking place again. The future of our children is of great essentiality to us, and we can assuredly make a better future for them if we stand together. Together we stand, divided we fall!
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Learn to live a day at a time. Yesterday is history, let it slide. Today is come, make good use of it by utilizing it to the best, because really, there is no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. His blood has made us whole. Tomorrow is a mystery, just pray and believe in God for the best.
— II Corinthians 5:17 -Shenita Etwaroo. Savitree Shirley Etwaroo
Do not allow people to dim your sunshine because they are blinded. Tell them to put on some sunglasses.
— Lady Gaga
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
— Mahatma Gandhi
Some people die at 25 and aren’t buried until 75.
— Benjamin Franklin
Don’t just do something sit there.
— Thich Nhat Hanh
Let silence take you to the core of life.
— Rumi
Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?
— Mary Oliver
Our goal should be to live life in radical amazement...get up in the morning and look at the world in a way that takes nothing for granted. Everything is phenomenal. To be spiritual is to be amazed
— Abraham Joshua Heschel
Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.
— Camille Pissarro
The only freedom we’ve got is not to react to anything, but to turn within and know the truth.
— Robert Adams
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.
— Simone Weil
You are not separate from the whole. You are one with the sun, the earth, the air. You don’t have a life. You are life
— Eckart Tolle
Death, the most dreaded of evils, is therefore of no concern to us; for while we exist death is not present, and when death is present we no longer exist.
— Epicurus
The only way to get a thing done is to start to do it, then keep on doing it, and finally you’ll finish it, even if in the beginning you think you can’t do it all.
— Langston Hughes
In your 20’s you think you know everything.In your 30’s you find out you know nothing.And in your 40’s you realize you are not perfect and that is O.K.
— Jennifer Lopez
Boys are like lava lamps, pretty to look at, but not very bright.
— Goleygrl WI
You can never change a person, you can only change yourself in the process of trying to change others.
— Submitted by Beth TN
Never talk to walls, They don’t talk back!
— Beth Deweese Jackson TN
We tend to make mistakes in our life but what we don’t know is that the mistakes we made is the greatest achievement we could ever get.
— Submitted by Dakota Geimer. Indiana
How Beautiful it is to stay silent when someone expects you to be enraged.
— Kushangw 2004
Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% how I react to it.
— Chuck Swindoll (submitted by Gareth from London UK)
Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.
— Maya Angelou (submitted by Joy)
Life is like a garden...only You can determine how much “fertilizer” you will allow in your life.
— Vonet? (Submitted by Yvonne Texas)
If you don’t see a clear path for what you want, sometimes you have to make it for yourself.
— Mindy Kaling (Submitted by Joy Westerly )
Forgiveness is the great need of this world.
— A Course in Miracles (Submitted by: Myrtle, Maine)
An unexamined life is not worth living.
— Socrates (Submitted by: Janet Lesser, Israel)
When one cultivates to the utmost the principles of his nature, and exercises them on the principle of reciprocity, he is not far from the path.
— Confucius
When you are laboring for others let it be with the same zeal as if it were for yourself.
— Confucius
The Path is not far from man. When men try to pursue a course, which is far from the common indications of consciousness, this course cannot be considered The Path.
— Confucius
The wise find pleasure in water; the virtuous find pleasure in hills. The wise are active; the virtuous are tranquil. The wise are joyful; the virtuous are long-lived.
— Confucius
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
— Confucius
Study the past, if you would define the future.
— Confucius
I want you to be everything that’s you, deep at the center of your being.
— Confucius
Being in humaneness is good. If we select other goodness and thus are far apart from humaneness, how can we be the wise?
— Confucius
Although your father and mother are dead, if you propose to yourself any good work, only reflect how it will make their names illustrious, and your purpose will be fixed.
— Confucius
At fifteen my heart was set on learning; at thirty I stood firm; at forty I had no more doubts; at fifty I knew the mandate of heaven; at sixty my ear was obedient; at seventy I could follow my heart’s desire without transgressing the norm.
— Confucius
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
— Confucius
Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
— Confucius
Death and life have their determined appointments; riches and honors depend upon heaven.
— Confucius
If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.
— Buddha
When the Superior Man eats he does not try to stuff himself; at rest he does not seek perfect comfort; he is diligent in his work and careful in speech. He avails himself to people of the Tao and thereby corrects himself. This is the kind of person of whom you can say, ‘he loves learning.’
— Confucius
The way of the superior man may be compared to what takes place in traveling, when to go to a distance we must first traverse the space that is near, and in ascending a height, when we must begin from the lower ground.
— Confucius
There are three things which the superior man guards against. In youth … lust. When he is strong … quarrelsomeness. When he is old … covetousness.
— Confucius
What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.
— Confucius
You make a mistake and that happens to take you in a new direction, without that mistake you stay in the same place.
— Giovanni Hidalgo
The best way to learn about anything is by doing.
— Richard Branson
If life was so easy how boring it would be.
— Submitted by Ben Brooker - Australia
Life is full of hardships, trials and tribulations but if you strive to the best GOD will do the rest.
— Vanessa Cierra Davis. Springfield, Georgia
Burn off your problems and consume your solutions.

Don’ be ashamed tomorrow; start with being humble, today.

Do not get distracted by taking a wrong turn. Alternate routes enables us to reflect, refine, and refocus as we get closer to our destinations.
— Dr Danielle A Harrison North Carolina
If we’re possible, anything is possible.
— Jordan Chandler Payton Pittsburgh PA
Dreams are the currency for the desperate and lonely.
— F.K. Preston
Even after losing all, if you have hope to progress of come forward. Then you are the successful person in the world

To succeed be ready to withdraw expectation of comfort zone.
— Vani: Chennai
 
Seed which fell from the tree only has the potential to rise as new tree. So never worry about failure. Your success is ahead focus on it.
— Vani CIN Publisher Chennai
Eternity is the light from dead stars. I live in the shade created by the sunrise I am waiting for.
— Isbelle Razors / George Papadimitriou Athens, Greece
If you become happy by seeing the misery of the others, one day you will be the most miserable one.
— Bade Demirer Montevideo, Uruguay
Creating music is like sculpting clay, you keep shaping it till your pleased with the results.
— Artemisio Bertone A.K.A. Canada
The better you are at handling stress, the less likely you are to overeat for emotional reasons.
— Cheryl Boone U.S.A.
It’s your work ethic, your never say die attitude and brilliant personality that will take you to where ever it is you want to go. I remember feeling disappointed with my A-level results. I never went to the best University but through hard work, I got where I wanted to in the end. There were plenty of failings along the way, but with every failure, I learned something about myself and built on it. Keep on believing in your self, think about what you can improve upon and keep on pushing yourself!
— Alan Joseph Marc Forni U.K.
Work hard until you can buy the most luxurious items for the love of your life!
— Saud Ilyas Pakistan
The human body is a complex wave analyser and generator. Therefore, the next time you want to make someone feel a little happier, Give them a wave. Ho what manner of circumstance Invokes a delusion And forebodes ‘accumulative thought’ To concede an air of disparity and acrimony.
— D.R. Evans U.K.
Never look back in regret.
Never look forward in fear.
And always look around in awareness.
— Ranie Neace Kentucky, USA
If you can accept your body, then you have a chance to see your body as your home. You can rest in your body, settle in, relax, and feel joy and ease. If you don’t accept your body and your mind, you can’t be at home with yourself. You have to accept yourself as you are. This is a very important practice. As you practice building a home in yourself, you become more and more beautiful.
— Thich Nhat Hanh Joy Jones R.I.
Nothing in life is nothing more than whats worth fighting for.
— Michael Richard Goldsmith Ohio
Everything happens for a reason, so make everything happen for your reasons!
— Deidre A. Lopez Las Vegas
Second or tenth you’re still not first.
— Michael Alexander Felder North Carolina
Freedom is rarely lost as a whole, all at once, but it often fades away in pieces when we choose to ignore the simple liberties that matter. Never ignore tyranny for a moment; for an inch of freedom lost in a second could take a generation to recover, if at all, ever.
— Ibrahim Anoba Brian Sabak U.S.A.
Inconsistency kills drive and motivation.
— Dimitrijus Bartkevicius U.S.A.
Some dance while they listen to the music, others want to see who’s playing the music before dancing.

School is the entrance to the universe; but most teachers, no fault of their own, directs the student to a classroom.

Don’t let empty space take too much of your time...

The mouse that scared the cat with his bark, bark, understands the value of a bilingual education.

Upon retirement, you could begin a second journey, utilizing the gift the universe provided you, or you can fade away into the sunset without paying it back.

You don’t need permission to think...

To tell you the truth, my Spirit walks in its own shoes, small or large, the shoe fits.
— Alberto O. Cappas Buffalo N.Y.
Fight harder for your land, or give up and give it to the enemy, but never share it with them.
— Saïd Bensaid Algeria
This year I will conquer not get conquered.
— Mario A llanas Alton TX
When passion is your compass, treasures will be found.
— Captain Elin S Askvik Norway
Do a good deed that will defeat all bad deeds
Constantly, you are on whitelist of my heart
Oh! Pious believer, you are butterfly in my bud not housefly.
— Ojo Yusuf Abdulazeez Root greathinker Nigeria