John Gardner said that maturity is in part…

John Gardner said that maturity is, in part, learning “not to burn up energy in anxiety” and that “self-pity and resentment are the most toxic of drugs.” He’s right. Maturity is resting in the Lord, trusting in his care, and finding release in his love.

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No one and nothing can rob you of…

No one and nothing can rob you of your joy unless you choose to drop that joy and pick up offense, resentment, or bitterness in its place. —Katherine Walden

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