We All Have Dreams

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Always follow your dreams.

Espirational: A 10 Minute Vacation for the Soul

Copyright 2017 by R.A. Robbins

“We all have dreams. In order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort.”

—Jesse Owens, world record-setting Olympic athlete

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Changing is Easy Living Changed is Hard

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This is the time every year when people are making changes.  Some formalize this in the form of “resolutions.”  We all know many of these resolutions fail.  Most of us have experienced this personally.  One of the reasons I believe New Year’s resolutions fail is because we can make changes, but we are not prepared to live changed.

Living Changed

We all know that making changes in our lives can be difficult.  But living as changed beings can be even more difficult.  It often takes time to settle in and accept the changes as well as learning any new skills that may be needed to live with them.

If that isn’t enough, there is no set time for the changes to click in and become who we are.  It takes as long as it takes.  Some may not make it through this adjustment period and slip back into old patterns…

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Thought for Today

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“We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won’t need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don’t fire cannons to call attention to their shining – they just shine.”  —Dwight L. Moody
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Fun and Easy Ways to Shine Your Light: Think Good Thoughts

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A good philosophy for living.

Espirational: A 10 Minute Vacation for the Soul

We create our reality with our thoughts, so make them good ones.  You have to work at this folks, but it is well worth the effort.  Remember it’s not what happens to us, it’s how we think about and react to it that matters.  We make our world heaven or hell through our thoughts.   Wouldn’t you rather live in heaven?  Wouldn’t you rather be an example to others that they can live in heaven?

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Thought for Today

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True beauty.

Espirational: A 10 Minute Vacation for the Soul

Copyright 2014 by R.A. Robbins

“The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don’t celebrate those, they can pass you by“.—  Alek Wek
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Be true to your word

Espirational: A 10 Minute Vacation for the Soul

Copyright 2016 by R.A. Robbins

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.—John Fitzgerald Kennedy

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A word to the wise.

Espirational: A 10 Minute Vacation for the Soul

Copyright 2014 R.A. Robbins

Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.

—W.T. Purkiser

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See people for who they really are.

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Copyright 2008 by R.O. Robbins

“When you focus on someone’s disability you’ll overlook their abilities, beauty and uniqueness. Once you learn to accept and love them for who they are, you subconsciously learn to love yourself unconditionally.”  – Yvonne Pierre –

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This quote stirs my imagination.

Espirational: A 10 Minute Vacation for the Soul

Copyright 2014 by R.A. Robbins

“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.”

– W.B. Yeats –

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Thought for Today

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Copyright 2016 by R.A. Robbins

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others” 

– Nelson Mandela –

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