Of course the cat will growl and spit at the operator and bite him if she can. But the real question is whether he is a vet or a vivisector.
when they look to God for their fulfillment, it takes the pressure off of their spouses, children, and friends to fulfill them.
The second symptom of the death of our dreams lies in our certainties. Because we don’t want to see life as a grand adventure, we begin to think of ourselves as wise and fair and correct in asking so little of life.
Your calling is God trust to you
One of my friends at the Compound has a photographic memory. Everything she ever sees, reads, or hears, she remembers forever in perfect detail.
…that’s what friends did. Let each other off the hook when they didn’t want to talk.
The Court of Dreams.
The people who knew that there was a price, and one worth paying, for that dream.
Trusting someone was like holding a little water in your cupped hands – it was so easy to spill the water, and you could never get it back.
She fished a gum wrapper and pen from her bag and wrote down her number. “I’d like to stay friends with you and Jason. That’s my cell number. You can call me any time you want, except at two-thirty-six in the morning.”
Alice cocked her head. “How come I can’t call you at two-thirty-six/”
“I need that minute to sleep,” Jessica said, smiling.
the king he allowed he would drop over to t’other village without any plan, but just trust in Providence to lead him the profitable way – meaning the devil, I reckon.