The patience I have is a gift that allows me to help old people.
Yolanda G. Duriso
The thing that really slowed her down was that last stroke she had. She was moving so slow, bless her heart. We took care of her ... until one day I couldn't get her to eat. We kept her home as long as we could ... thank the Lord.
I said, 'Oh Lord ... mama. She went on in. She was tired.
Desolation is a file, and the endurance of darkness is preparation for great light.
St. John of the Cross
We had never beat a Lincoln-Way team. I knew the only way we were going to do it if somebody stepped up and scored.
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for it is to think that we know what we do not know. For anything that men can tell, death may be the greatest good that can happen to them: but they fear it as if they knew quite well that it was the greatest of evils. And what is this but that shameful ignorance of thinking that we know what we do not know?