Tag Archives: advice

Sept.29/21 – Most people need love and acceptance more than they need advice.

So true. I desire to be a good listener, it takes work and discipline. That’s why we were given two ears and one mouth. I’m a work in progress. Peace to you. B Image: Night at the Tom Patterson Theatre … Continue reading

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July 22/21 – Always drink up stream from the herd.

Good advice. I have heard it said if you hang out with the pigs, you are going to get dirty. Don’t get caught up with negativity  and gossip. Boundaries. Pray and lift those that are down and dirty with the … Continue reading

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June 9/21 – Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.

One mouth two ears. A good listener is a gift of grace. I know it can be difficult to not give  your lip service with an opinion or advice, but most people want to be heard. It’s the best way … Continue reading

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May 26/21 – Your fences need to be horse high, pig tight and bull strong.

Boundaries. We all need to develop and have healthy boundaries. It’s a matter of mental health. Be kind to yourself. Peace to you. B Image: tulips in front of Stratford City Hall.

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May 19/21 – We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. -Winston Churchill

Give freely, you’ll be surprised what you receive. Peace to you. B Image: a swan swims in the Avon River in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.

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Apr.7/21 – Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.

When we are in the midst of life’s storms, troubles and concerns we don’t see them as building blocks. It’s hard. But once we come through the storm we are stronger and have gained knowledge and foresight. We can help … Continue reading

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Dec.18/20 – Advice is like snow, the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into, the mind.

“Kind words are like honey, sweet to the soul and healthy to the body.” – Proverbs 16:24 Peace to you. B Image: the Tom Patterson Island lit up for the Lights On Stratford Festival in 2020.

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Dec.3/20 – You don’t have to stay awake nights to succeed – just stay awake days.

What comes to mind for me with this saying and bible verse is make hay while the sun shines! I must work the works of Him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh when no man can … Continue reading

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Apr.29/20 – Luck: a loser’s excuse for a winner’s position.

The soul of the sluggard desireth, and hath nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.                                            … Continue reading

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Feb.5/20 – People who try to whittle you down are only trying to reduce you to their size.

Blessed are ye,when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man’s sake. Rejoice ye in that day, and leap … Continue reading

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