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A good thing to remember is somebody's got it a lot worse than we do.

    Author: Joel Osteen

Learn to say 'no' to the good so you can say 'yes' to the best.

    Author: John C. Maxwell

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

    Author: Robert H. Schuller

No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy today, mix good cheer with friends today enjoy it and bless God for it.

    Author: Henry Ward Beecher

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.

    Author: Henry Ward Beecher

I bless God for this retirement: I never was more thankful for any thing than I have been of late for the necessity I am under of self-denial in many respects.

    Author: David Brainerd

We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God.

    Author: David Brainerd

True contentment is a real, even an active, virtue - not only affirmative but creative. It is the power of getting out of any situation all there is in it.

    Author: G.K. Chesterton

All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change.

    Author: G.K. Chesterton

Being "contented" ought to mean in English, as it does in French, being pleased. Being content with an attic ought not to mean being unable to move from it and resigned to living in it; it ought to mean appreciating all there is in such a position.

    Author: G.K. Chesterton

True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare.

    Author: G.K. Chesterton

Let no man carry you beyond the bounds God hath set for you, nor make you believe he hath found a plainer or more certain way to heaven than Christ hath given us.
- Edward Stillingfleet

    Author: Assorted Authors

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