Posted by: Anne | December 29, 2018

waste not

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.”
~ Galatians 6:9 (NIV)

“This is the beginning of a new day.
I can waste it or use it for good.
What I do today is important because I am exchanging a day of my life for it.
When tomorrow comes, this day will be gone forever,
leaving in its place something I have traded for it.
I want it to be a gain, not a loss;
good, not evil;
success, not failure —
in order that I shall not regret the price I paid for it today.”
~ Heartsill Wilson

(According to legend, former Alabama football coach Paul “Bear” Bryant kept this poem with him and read it every day.)

Read more:
https://shallowside.net/blog/blog/today-is-a-new-day


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