I was listening to Ben Rector’s When A Heart Breaks this morning when I thought he mentioned something about Jesus. See if you can spot it… If my ears serve me right, I’m hearing the phrase: …and you don’t need Jesus, ’till you’re here. Maybe it’s just another line in another sad song about love… Continue reading You Don’t Need Jesus, ‘Till You’re Here
When you’re happy, energetic, positive, funny, and inspiring, your friends get to know you. When you’re sad, disappointed, angry, unapproachable, or just plain annoying, you get to know your friends.
Look, in my opinion, the best thing you can do is find a person who loves you for exactly what you are. Good mood, bad mood, ugly, pretty, handsome, what have you, the right person is still going to think the sun shines out your ass. That’s the kind of person that’s worth sticking with. — Mac MacGuff, in the movie Juno
If you don’t remember me or what we are, I’m still your friend. I’ll remember for us both.
This one’s an old song. But the lyrics just got me thinking… I exist, but do I live? Good question. Thanks, Alanis, you really got me thinking this time. How ’bout getting off of these antibiotics How ’bout stopping eating when I’m full up How ’bout them transparent dangling carrots How ’bout that ever elusive… Continue reading Thank You Alanis Morissette
The same good will and kind words can be “felt” very differently, depending on who said those words & what the perceived true intentions are.
Don’t do something because you feel you have to, or because you feel you are in debt to someone; do it simply because you want to.
So I learned to hold my tongue and to turn my features into an indifferent mask so that no one could ever read my thoughts. [The Hunger Games, Book 1, Chapter 1, Paragraph 11]
A part of Steve Jobs’ speech at Stanford went like this: No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. I could say that I’ve cheated Death once. I… Continue reading Cheating Death
I seldom post a song, let alone a video clip. But this song has been in my head since I don’t know when, and I love this arrangement with all the strings and everything… Nobody wants to be alone The heart beats happy when it has a place And if it doesn’t have a home… Continue reading You Could Be The One