December 31, 2012: A new year. A fresh start.
December 30, 2012: It’s tough when someone sees something in you you don’t want to admit. Once that happens, though, it’s no use hiding because you both know you’re lying.
December 29, 2012: “Just remember… if the world didn’t suck, we’d all fall off.” ~Trevor Myers
December 28, 2012: Jealousy is not love (can’t remember where I heard this).
December 27, 2012: “To love another person is to see the face of God.” ~ from “Finale” of Les Miserables
December 26, 2012: Sometimes you need to sleep and let someone else do the driving.
December 25, 2012: “Always leave people wanting more. That’s a basic rule of sales, and it’s why I always wore long skirts.” ~Molly, principal’s assistant, 84 in Little Old Lady Recipes: Comfort Food and Kitchen Table Wisdom by Meg Favreau
December 24, 2012: “God eternal is born today!” ~Ukrainian Christmas carol
December 23, 2012: If someone makes you feel beautiful without saying “you’re beautiful” outright, this is a good sign.
December 22, 2012: Things do work out.
December 21, 2012: “Amazing grace, how sweet the sound[…]”
December 20, 2012: Make sure those you love know you do, just in case the world does end tomorrow.
December 19, 2012: Watching someone else break down is the most heartbreaking thing in the world.
December 18, 2012: Who can you be silly in front of if not family and friends?
December 17, 2012: “Impossible? Nothing is impossible! You’re sure to do impossible things when you follow your heart!” ~Jacquimo (voice of Gino Conforti) in “When You Follow Your Heart” from Warner Bros’ Thumbelina
December 16, 2012: Keep your heart open for you never know what love will come your way.
December 15, 2012: Be with friends. They are important.
December 14, 2012: The reason we grieve is because we love; that’s how it’s supposed to be. As in “The Beatitudes“, “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted” (Matt 5:4, The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version, Second Catholic Edition). Not all blessings are easy or painless, but they are blessings nonetheless. (Paraphrased from a prayer service I attended this night)
December 13, 2012: “Cheers to whatever this is.” ~Lisa Stillman (Jessica Steen) in Heartland, Season 1 Episode 11
December 12, 2012: Don’t underestimate the power of bacon-wrapped meatballs.
December 11, 2012: Every day is an adventure, even if it doesn’t feel like it. Cherish it.
December 10, 2012: Get excited about the little things. They are more personal.
December 9, 2012: There’s no such thing as being ready for love. You just have to be willing to accept it.
December 8, 2012: A small result is still a result.
December 7, 2012: Sometimes it takes putting everything out there to get a very small result.
December 6, 2012: О хто хто Миколая любить?!
December 5, 2012: Don’t dwell on how things could be; deal with how things are.
December 4, 2012: In response to the question, “Why believe in God,” why not believe in God? Why not have hope that something better is coming? That’s what God is: Hope and Love.
December 3, 2012: The memories that make you laugh the hardest are the ones that were excruciating at the time.
December 2, 2012: “Today, I looked in the mirror for the first time in my adult life and I finally appreciated what I saw. I don’t think the girl looking back at me is the most beautiful girl, but she sure is unique – something you can’t find anywhere else. She is not the smartest, but I know she is capable. It’s taken me years, but I finally like who the girl in the mirror is. MMT” ~from Makes Me Think
December 1, 2012: “You got to dig a little deeper/Find out who you are/You got to dig a little deeper/It really ain’t that far/When you find out who you are/You’ll find out what you need/Blue skies and sunshine guaranteed/You got to dig (dig)/You got to dig (dig)” ~ “Dig A Little Deeper” from Princess and the Frog