“It’s one thing to read that our feelings are created by our thoughts. It’s another thing to notice your feelings change completely when you defeat a negative thought. It’s really miraculous.”—Matthew May, psychiatrist and former psychiatric patient,” A Remedy for Dealing with Anxiety and Depression.” (via utnereader)
“Hearing no from God is hard, but I often forget that silent phrase that follows that word. When God says, “No,” he immediately says, “because I want all my promises to be made real in your life.” God never leaves us. Maybe that’s what hearing no is for- to truly believe in his presence.”—Thought about prayer. (via churchjanitor)
Richard Nixon stated, “Castro couldn’t even go to the bathroom unless the Soviet Union put the nickel in the toilet.” So, please think of the group as Cuba and me as Khrushchev. Except without all the sexual tension. Or missiles.