These are a few of my favorite quotes

My deepest awareness of myself is that I am deeply loved by Jesus Christ and I have done nothing to earn it or deserve it.
― Brennan Manning, The Ragamuffin Gospel

You don’t think your way into a new kind of living. You live your way into a new kind of thinking.
― Henri J.M. Nouwen

Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
― Dr. Seuss

As long as you allow your past to haunt you, you’ll never be free to pursue your future. You won’t even be able to focus on your present.
― Brian Klemmer, The Compassionate Samurai: Being Extraordinary in an Ordinary World

I find it much easier to counsel than to be counseled, to reach out to a friend in my small group who is feeling insercure than to reveal my own inseurity. The truth is we don’t much like being dependent. We don’t enjoy admitting how depeately we long for someone’s kindness and involvement. It’s so humbling.
― Larry Crabb

Being successful and fulfilling your lifes purpose are not at all the same thing; You can reach all your personal goals, become a raving success by the worlds standard and still miss your purpose in this life.
― Rick Warren

We must learn to regard people less in the light of what they do or omit to do, and more in the light of what they suffer.
― Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Actions are not impostions on who we are, but are expressions of who we are. They come out of our heart and the inner realities it supervises and interacts with
― Dallas Willard, Renovation of the Heart: Putting On the Character of Christ

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