"Sometimes when we get overwhelmed, we forget how big God is."
— A.W. Tozer
"Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t."
— Steve Maraboli
"My heart was saying, “Lord, take away this longing, or give me that for which I long.” The Lord was answering, “I must teach you to long for something better."
— Elisabeth Elliot, Passion and Purity
"When life is sweet, say thank you and celebrate. And when life is bitter, say thank you and grow."
— Shauna Niequist (via rainydaysandblankets)
"Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one."
— Bruce Lee (via shelbyisms)
"Try to learn to breathe deeply, really to taste food when you eat, and when you sleep, really to sleep. Try as much as possible to be wholly alive with all your might, and when you laugh, laugh like hell. And when you get angry, get good and angry. Try to be alive. You will be dead soon enough."
— Ernest Hemingway