Things I Know to be True
God loves me.
God has forgiven me.
Life is a test. Each of us have
different resources and
requirements. It is not possible to cheat but we are allowed to correct
mistakes as we recognize them.
Pay tithing first, your expenses will
be taken care of.
Obedience must be mastered before
leadership is possible.
You cannot raise a person up from grief
unless you, too
experience that grief. On the scale of human emotion, you must be
reach to pull a brother or sister out of the pit.
A preacher who is paid will deliver
what the purchasers
want, not what they need. That is why there are so many different
Whatever the human mind believes to be
true is either true
or about to become true within the limits of the human imagination. –
An addict will say or do anything to
support his addiction.
The common drugs nicotine and alcohol
are as sociopathic
and harmful to the spirit as harmful to the body.
Most addictions cannot be overcome by
intellect alone but
must rely on help from a higher source.
In a committee, 80% of the work is done
by 20% of the
Work expands to fill the time available
for its completion.
– Parkinson’s Law
If anything can go wrong, it will. –
hierarchy, each individual rises to his own level of
incompetence, and then remains there. – The Peter Principle.
All the preparation and planning in the
world pales in
comparison to just plain dumb luck.
If it sounds too good to be true, it
TANSTAAFL – There ain’t no such thing
as a free lunch.
The sure sign of a con artist is that
he wants to share a
secret but you must not reveal it.
It is difficult to teach correct
principles to a child when
you also teach that Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, and the Tooth Fairy
are real. Can the story of the resurrection of Jesus still have
Any email that suggests it must be sent
to everyone you
know is a hoax. Check out www.snopes.com and see for yourself.