Instructions for Living #2 Are You Happy Yet? Crumbs


“. . . I imagined my body parts flying off my torso in order to escape the volcanic core of unhappiness that had become: me.”
Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love


The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.”  Benjamin Franklin

“Statesmen, my dear Sir, may plan and speculate for liberty, but it is Religion and Morality alone, which can establish the Principles upon which Freedom can securely stand.” John Adams (June 21, 1776)

                    measuring stick     “Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.” W. T. Purkiser

                                                                         10 Commandments

 “I will keep the law given by God; sanctioned by man. Laws and principles are not for the times when there is no temptation: they are for such moments as this, when body and soul rise in mutiny against their rigor; stringent are they; inviolate they shall be. If at my individual convenience I might break them, what would be their worth?” Charlotte Brontё, Jane Eyre


Obedience may appear difficult, and it may bring with it sacrifice; but, after all, it is the nearest and the best road. Her ways are, in the long run, ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace. He who through the Holy Spirit, is always believingly obedient, has chosen the good part. Charles Spurgeon

                                                           birds singing

“In almost everything that touches our everyday life on earth, God is pleased when we’re pleased. He wills that we be as free as birds to soar and sing our maker’s praise without anxiety.” A. W. Tozer

                                                                    people singing            

“Speak to one another in psalms, hymns, and songs; sing and make music from your heart to the Lord; giving thanks always for all things unto God.” Ephesians 5:19-20

“Happy Moments, praise God. Difficult moments, seek God. Quiet moments, worship God. Painful moments, trust God. Every moment, thank God.” unknown

“God lives in the place of praise. If we want to be where He is, we need to go to His address.” Nancy Leight DeMoss

                                                         Praise God





2 Responses to “Instructions for Living #2 Are You Happy Yet? Crumbs”
  1. Catherine Vandyke says:

    Got a virus says hi how are you delete sent to our address book. If you have virus protection run it

    Sent from my iPhone

  2. Always love your quotes, Liz 🙂

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