Month: May 2019

On Detachment.

“Detachment is not that you should own nothing. But that nothing should own you.” – Ali ibn Abi Talib Our quote this week is from Muslim Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib, on detachment. Detachment is a funny kind of term because it can conjure up thoughts of distance and separation, even lack of concern for […]

On Worry.

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.” – Leo Buscaglia Happy Sunday! This weeks words of wisdom are from American author and motivational speaker Leo Buscaglia. Are you a worry wart? I am the first to admit that I spend much more time than I would like worrying […]

On Patience.

“Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.” – Saadi Happy Mothers Day! Today’s quote is from Persian poet Saadi Shirazi. Have you ever been frustrated trying to learn something new or stretch yourself? I think the vast majority of us have experienced this, and seeing other people who are already accomplished at […]

On Letting Go.

“The only way to get what you really want is to let go of what you don’t want.” – Iyanla Vanzant Today’s quote is from American author and inspirational speaker Iyanla Vanzant, on letting go. Have you noticed that when you buy stuff without clearing out the old stuff you end up with a whole […]