Napoleon Hill

May 20

Napoleon Hill

386.
You will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.
~Napoleon Hill

387.
Understand this law and you will then know, beyond room for the slightest doubt, that you are constantly punishing yourself for every wrong you commit and rewarding yourself for every act of constructive conduct in which you indulge.
~Napoleon Hill

 

Leadership

May 20

Leadership
383.
Look after yourselves and everyone the Holy Spirit has placed in your care. Be like shepherds to God’s church. It is the flock that he bought with the blood of his own Son.
–Acts 20:28

384.
Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.
–Proverbs 31: 8-9

385.
Don’t get tired of helping others. You will be rewarded when the time is right, if you don’t give up.
–Galatians 6:9

Benjamin Franklin

May 19

Benjamin Franklin

383.
He that hath a trade hath an estate.
~Benjamin Franklin

384.
He that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honor.
~Benjamin Franklin

385.
They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security.
~Benjamin Franklin

 

Quiet Time

May 19

Quiet Time
381.
Even before sunrise,
I pray for your help,
and I put my hope
in what you have said.
–Psalms 119:147
382.
The next morning Jesus went out to a place where he could be alone.
–Luke 4:42

Romance

May 18

Romance
379.
The man said,
“This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh.
She will be named woman
because she was taken from man.”
–Genesis 2:23

380.
My bride, my very own, I come to my garden and enjoy its spices.
I eat my honeycomb and honey;
I drink my wine and milk.
Eat and drink
until you are drunk with love.
–Songs of Songs 5:1

 

~From “1001 Bible Passages through One Year: A Devotional” by Day Williams

Non-Fox Media Scrambles to Defend Incompetence

As Matt Drudge has revealed, Barack Obama’s literary agent produced a booklet that circulated for years that stated that Obama was born in Kenya. I’m sure the lapdog, tail-wagging media (e.g., the New York Times) will slobber all over themslves to “prove” that the booklet “means nothing.” The cover-up continues.

Holy Bible

May 17

Holy Bible

378.
The sluggard does not plow after the autumn, so he begs during the harvest and has nothing.
~Proverbs 20:4

379.
The plans of the diligent lead surely to advantage, but everyone who is hasty comes surely to poverty.
~Proverbs 21:5

~From “1001 Money Tips and Sayings” by Day Williams

Holy Bible

May 17

Holy Bible

378.
The sluggard does not plow after the autumn, so he begs during the harvest and has nothing.
~Proverbs 20:4

379.
The plans of the diligent lead surely to advantage, but everyone who is hasty comes surely to poverty.
~Proverbs 21:5

 

~From “1001 Money Tips and Sayings” by Day Williams

(available on Kindle)

Revenge

May 17
Revenge
382.
You must not take revenge nor hold a grudge against any of your people; instead, you must love your neighbor as yourself; I am the LORD.
–Leviticus 19:18
383.
Don’t pay people back with evil for the evil they do to you. Focus your thoughts on those things that are considered noble.
–Romans 12:17
384.
Do not pay back evil with evil or cursing with cursing; instead, pay
back with a blessing, because a blessing is what God promised to give you when he called you.
–1 Peter 3:9

 

~From “1001 Bible Passages through One Year: A Devotional” by Day Williams

Revenge

May 17

Revenge

376.
You must not take revenge nor hold a grudge against any of your people; instead, you must love your neighbor as yourself; I am the LORD.
–Leviticus 19:18

377.
Don’t pay people back with evil for the evil they do to you. Focus your thoughts on those things that are considered noble.
–Romans 12:17

378.
Do not pay back evil with evil or cursing with cursing; instead, pay
back with a blessing, because a blessing is what God promised to give you when he called you.
–1 Peter 3:9

 

~From “1001 Bible Passages through One Year: A Devotional” by Day Williams