I don't know who quoted this, but I have it written on my chalkboard in the kitchen right now:
What a wonderful thought it is that some of the best days of our lives haven't happened yet.
At our Bible study yesterday, my leader shared a really cool poem or quote and I can't remember the source, but part of it went like this:
"God has a plan. Don't go looking for the plan. Go looking for God. When you discover Him, you'll discover the plan for your life."
Quite honestly, most people are quick to “write someone off.” But our God is a God of the second chance. Learn from One who is patient with you, and you’ll learn to be patient with others.
– Woodrow Kroll
Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work. – Peter Marshall
That world outside there is not waiting for a new definition of Christianity, it's waiting for a new demonstration of Christianity.
Author: Leanard Ravenhill
Biblically, waiting is not just something we have to do until we get what we want. Waiting is part of the process of becoming what God wants us to be.
– John Ortberg
There are some prayers that are followed by a Divine silence because we are not yet ripe for all we have asked; there are others which are so followed because we are ripe for more. We do not always know the full strength of our own capacity; we have to be prepared for receiving greater blessings than we have ever dreamed of.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones. And when you have finished your daily task, go to sleep in <!– google_ad_section_start(weight=ignore) –>peace<!– google_ad_section_end –>. God is awake. -Victor Hugo