We should live our lives as though Christ was coming this afternoon.
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abysses nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. I have only begun to learn content and peace of mind since I have resolved at all risks to do this.
With adequate planning, passion and perseverance, you can achieve the God-given goals.
Clearly outline your plans, acknowledge God and he will direct them for you. If you can have it planned, you can achieve it; if you have it planned big, you will achieve it big. Make your choice!
Some fish love to swim upstream. Some people love to overcome challenges.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
Always give your resume of good deeds when you run into someone that you wronged many years ago. They simply need to know today's version of you, before they judge you on yesterday's news.
Why not seize the pleasure at once? -- How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation!
There is always a part of my mind that is preparing for the worst, and another part of my mind that believes if I prepare enough for it, the worst won’t happen.
hope for the best, prepare for the worst
What we are waiting for is not as important as what happens to us while we are waiting. Trust the process.
Purpose without preparation is meaningless.
He who is best prepared can best serve his moment of inspiration.
Even seasonal situations can bring with them lessons that last a lifetime. If the love doesn’t last, it prepares you for the one that will.
Confidence is always in direct proportion to preparation!
Be prepared to be on the race to fulfill and to achieve fulfillment.
The proper concern of a primary school is not education in a narrow sense, and still less preparation for later life, but the present lives of the children.
Preparation is a process.
Experience, which plays such an important part in culinary work, is nowhere so necessary as in the preparation of sauces, for not only must the latter flatter the palate, but they must also very in savour, consistence, and viscosity, in accordance with the dishes they accompany.
There is no short cut to achievement. Life requires thorough preparation - veneer isn't worth anything.