May you find comfort and peace in every situation.
If you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.
Those who overcome great challenges will be changed, and often in unexpected ways. For our struggles enter our lives as unwelcome guests, but they bring valuable gifts. And once the pain subsides, the gifts remain. These gifts are life’s true treasures, bought at great price, but cannot be acquired in any other way.
We’re sure frustrated by some of the challenges because we’re consumers too,
If you couldn’t sense heat, you’d not be alive. And if that heat never grew uncomfortable, you would never move. And if you were stagnant—unchallenged by unpredictable flares—you would never grow capable of shielding yourself from harsher flames. So yes, life was meant to drag you straight through the fire.
It was to remind me how lucky we are that the beggar was placed in my path. You see, some people live all their lives without knowing which path is right. They’re buffeted by this wind or that and never really know where they’re going. That’s largely the fate of commoners-those who have no choice...
The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop...
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
Quitting is never an option on the road to success. Find the way forward. If you have a positive mindset and are willing to persevere, there is little that is beyond your reach. The attitude of being ready to work even in the face of challenges and despite odds is what will make all the...
Fear only prevails till the fire burns, nobody fears ashes.
Fritz had to stop himself from interrupting when Karl spoke about the difficulty of working. Stories are just as hard as clocks to put together, and they can go wrong just as easily–as we shall soon see with Fritz’s own story in a page or two. Still, Fritz was an optimist, and Karl was a...
While raising my children, I would like to take on other challenges.
The only limit to the realisation of our goals will be lack of enthusiasm.
It is easy to give up than to endure. Always choose the latter.
You have great talents. Aim for God best for your life.
I shall not be afraid of a calamity. God is my defender.
I am enduring temporary sufferings to fulfill my dearest dreams.