When we were children we were grateful

  • “When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?”   G K Chesterton
  • “The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.”   Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies, for the hardest victory is over self.”   Aristotle
  • “If you do not wish to be prone to anger, do not feed the habit; give it nothing which may tend to its increase.”   Epictetus