Second Chances

Day 244 “But for that one moment – that one mistake – life would have been much different today. While it can’t be taken back, life is about second chances.” – William E. Lewis Jr. Today marks the completion of Kurilane’s eighth month of my year-long Positivity Project. I’ve covered the gamut as far as topics go, ranging from how toContinue reading “Second Chances”

…and then there was Esther

Day 243 “When we are no longer able to change a situation – we are challenged to change ourselves.” – Viktor E. Frankl I’ve been waiting for quite some time for the perfect post to use the above quote. Today is that day. The Law of Attraction is about manifesting your desires through the power of yourContinue reading “…and then there was Esther”

Ageless Beauty

Day 242 “We all age, we’re all going to die. It’s how we get there, and what we make of the trip.” – Carmen Dell’Orefice If there was ever a role model of how to stay positive in the face of adversity, and how to make your own luck, Carmen Dell’Orefice might just be the poster child. ThisContinue reading “Ageless Beauty”

I Must, I Must…Believe

Day 241 “No one particular religion has been able to secure the exclusive rights for the power of prayer. No matter who you are, we all have the ability to take advantage of this amazing and wonderful power. Once you realize this, you will then be filled with the desire to help others realize thisContinue reading “I Must, I Must…Believe”

Driven To Succeed

Day 240 “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill I caught a glimpse of a car auction today, where a 1966 car sold for $4.4 million. The car was definitely beautiful, and obviously a collector’s item, but I wasn’t familiar with the story behind the creation of thisContinue reading “Driven To Succeed”

It Works Out

Day 239 “I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn’t need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.” – Henry Ford Here’s the first post of my Food For Thought Friday, series on Friday… Merriam-Webster definesContinue reading “It Works Out”

Perfect Mistake

Day 238 “I have learned, that the person I have to ask for forgiveness from the most is myself. You must love yourself. You have to forgive yourself, everyday, whenever you remember a shortcoming, a flaw, you have to tell yourself “That’s just fine.” You have to forgive yourself so much, until you don’t evenContinue reading “Perfect Mistake”

Mighty Laws

Day 237 “The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives” – William James I’ve come across some great quotes and passages in my readings lately from luminaries of the new thought movement that need no prologue or explanation;Continue reading “Mighty Laws”

What Do You Want?

Day 236 “[One] of the principal reasons why so many fail to get what they want is because they do not definitely know what they want, or because they change their wants almost every day.” “Know what you want and continue to want it. You will get it if you combine desire with faith. TheContinue reading “What Do You Want?”

Expect Good Things

Day 235 “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln Writing about the Olympic Creed reminded me of something I read long ago – an optimist’s creed. Optimism is about expectation. The Universe responds to our thoughts and beliefs, so it delivers whatever you expect. If you expect badContinue reading “Expect Good Things”