Category: Character

Denzel Washington: “True desire in the heart for anything good is God’s proof to you sent beforehand to indicate that it’s yours already.”

I think of Denzel Washington as a good actor, but not more than that. Recently, however, that changed as I bumped into a speech he held to graduating students. As I looked at him, I suddenly wondered why he didn’t end up as a preacher. Denzel Washington said lots of great things in the speech,

Do what is right, not what is easy.

It is often tempting to choose the easy path. I love easy solutions, and that can often mean compromising what is right. Today’s little quote will help me stay on the path, even though it might be hard at times. It might be easier to start the day doing easy tasks, but the right thing

We are what we repeatedly do!

I bumped upon this quote from Aristotle as I looked through some old blog posts today, and I really find it to be a true and amazing one. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” Imagine this saying to be a gum you have just placed in

When someone speaks badly about you…

This is not gonna be a long article, I just wanted to share two tweets I just saw posted by Rick Warren on Twitter. Take a look at them yourself. It is especially the second tweet that I enjoy a lot! When someone speaks badly about you, they are actually revealing much more about themselves.