Its nearly Easter here in Pennsylvania. Easter is the Christian holiday that often focuses on the themes of Redemption, Peace, Meaning, Sacrifice, and Compassion.
I’m not Christian, but I shall list some quotes of wisdom that also pertain to those themes of the holiday. (This is a Repost from Easter 2009 with a couple new quotes)
“Forgiveness is the act of admitting we are like other people.”
an excellent observation. forgiveness also shows are willingness to stay in the here & now, when we can let go of the past with forgiveness.
“Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually”
(Steven R Covey)
I would add that patience, discipline, and sacrifice are intertwined.
“He who has a ‘Why’ to live for…