“As soon as you have given yourself to God with all your heart and seek neither this nor that for your own pleasure and purpose, but place yourself completely in His charge, you shall find yourself at peace, united with Him, because nothing will be so sweet, nothing will please you so much as the good pleasure of His will.” (Thomas a Kempis – The Imitation of Christ)
“A new study gives the greatest indication yet that people paralyzed by spinal cord injuries can regain voluntary movement in their legs and feet even years after their initial injuries, researchers said…” (reported in the medical journal Brain, Tuesday April 8, 2014 and the Wall St. Journal )
” If we are ever unlucky enough to have it made, then we will be spectators instead of participants in life. It’s the journey, not the arrival that counts. Does the road wind uphill all the way? Yes, until the very end.” Jim Finks was known as a former Steeler, Viking, Bear, but it is no coincident he left the world a Saint.
My lovely daughter had cause to remind me of this recently. I needed it!