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I’ve been in football all my life, gentlemen, and I don’t know whether I’m particularly qualified to be a part of anything else, except I consider it a great game, a game of many assets, by the way, and I think a symbol of what this country’s best attributes are: courage and stamina and a coordinated efficiency or teamwork.
– Vince Lombardi
What It Takes to Be #1: Vince Lombardi on Leadership
In everything set them an example by doing what is good. In your teachings show integrity, seriousness and soundness of speech that cannot be condemned, so that those who oppose you may be ashamed because they have nothing bad to say about you.
– Titus 2:7-8
Let us pray on the promise of Romans 8:28 which says, ‘We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His purpose’
In my experience the bad days have been exceptions rather than rules. But some people face a lifetime of adversity. During such times, we’re swimmers drawn toward open water by powerful undertows of doubt. We grieve and weep and sometimes feel we’re drowning. But what if we knew it would turn out well, whatever we are facing? What if Romans 8:28 were more than a cliché? What if it always worked? Would it make a difference to you?
– Robert J. Morgan
The Promise: How God Works All Things Together for Good
The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is the subject of a lot of misconceptions (so to speak). Perhaps the most common one, held even by many Catholics, is that it celebrates the conception of Christ in the womb of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This feast celebrates the conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the womb of Saint Anne; and nine months later, on September 8, we celebrate the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Not really knowing how to handle the delicate subject of God in a secular setting, particularly with senior people in the business world, I telephoned John Gardner and told him of my uncertainty about how to respond. John simply said, ‘Over the entrance to Carl Jung’s home is a Latin inscription Vocatus atque non vocatus, Deus aderit–Invoked or not invoked, God is present.’
– Joseph Jaworski
Synchronicity: The Inner Path of Leadership
It is not what you do for your children but what you taught them to do for themselves that will make them successful human beings.
– Ann Landers
If I am Thy child, O God, it is because Thou gavest me such a mother.
– St. Augustine