Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 288 – Even the darkest night gives way to the light

"Even the darkest night gives way to the light.” ~ Ella Patrice Merry Winter Solstice... "Even the darkest night gives way to the light." 'Tis the longest night of the year once more. A night of reflection and coziness and quiet delights. Winter has arrived in all it's icy, blustery, bare-bones glory. Nature is slumbering… Continue reading Monday Mantra 288 – Even the darkest night gives way to the light

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Monday Mantra 287 – Gentle Reminder: You are doing quite well given the circumstances

"Gentle Reminder: You are doing quite well given the circumstances.” ~ Ella Patrice It's all going to be okay... "Gentle Reminder: You are doing quite well given the circumstances." Life can be so weird, so hectic, so lonely, so confusing...and sometimes all those things and more all at once. When it happens (and happens again… Continue reading Monday Mantra 287 – Gentle Reminder: You are doing quite well given the circumstances

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Monday Mantra 286 – Comparison is the thief of joy

"Comparison is the thief of joy” ~ Theodore Roosevelt Why allow your joy to be stolen... "Comparison is the thief of joy" How often each day do you compare yourself to others? Quite a lot, no? Now, how often are those comparisons favorable to yourself? About the same amount? You are so not alone. With… Continue reading Monday Mantra 286 – Comparison is the thief of joy

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Monday Mantra 285 – The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time

"The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time.” ~ Douglas Wood Gratitude is more than a feeling, it is a way of fully being... "The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same… Continue reading Monday Mantra 285 – The heart that gives thanks is a happy one, for we cannot feel thankful and unhappy at the same time

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Monday Mantra 284 – Happiness is a direction, not a place

"Happiness is a direction, not a place.” ~ Sydney J. Harris To be happy is not so much a goal than it is a mindset... "Happiness is a direction, not a place." Who doesn't want to be happy? To experience happiness and have happy thoughts and feelings? I know I most certainly do and I… Continue reading Monday Mantra 284 – Happiness is a direction, not a place

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Monday Mantra 283 – While we are trying to make sense of things, may we learn to make peace with things.

"While we are trying to make sense of things, may we learn to make peace with things.” ~ Morgan Harper Nichols The world may feel as though it is functioning in pure chaos, but we can navigate it with this sage advice in mind... "While we are trying to make sense of things, may we… Continue reading Monday Mantra 283 – While we are trying to make sense of things, may we learn to make peace with things.