Healing Quotes 495-503

“Self-admiration giveth much consolation.”

~ Gertrude Atherton

“The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself.

~ Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free

“Loving yourself…does not mean being self-absorbed or narcissistic, or disregarding others. Rather it means welcoming yourself as the most honored guest in your own heart, a guest worthy of respect, a lovable companion.”

~ Margo Anand

“You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.”

~ Maya Angelou

“Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.”

~ William Shakespeare, Henry V.

“Find the love you seek, by first finding the love within yourself. Learn to rest in that place within you that is your true home.”

~ Ravi Shankar

You can’t punish yourself into change. You can’t whip yourself into shape. But you can love yourself into well-being.
~ Susan Skye

“Friendship is selfless love, care, respect, and honor not a profitable opportunity.”

~ Santosh Kalwar

“Real friendship or love is not manufactured or achieved by an act of will or intention. Friendship is always an act of recognition.”

~ John O’Donohue, Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom

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“One of the things that Christmas reminds us is that Jesus Christ was once a child.”

~ Hark Herald Sarmiento

“How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few, His precepts!”

~ Benjamin Franklin

“Want to keep Christ in Christmas? Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, forgive the guilty, welcome the unwanted, care for the ill, love your enemies, and do unto others as you would have done unto you.”
~ Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience
“Instead of protesting and cursing others because they write “X-Mas” instead of “Christmas”; try being Christmas. Live Christmas. Breathe Christmas. Act Christmas. Speak Christmas. Reflect Christmas. Listen and feel Christmas.
Christ doesn’t care how you write Christmas; he cares how you live Christmas all year long.”
~ Sandra Chami Kassis