Tag Archives: Belief

Thought For the Day: True Belief Is In How We Live, Not Our Professed Creed

“True religion is the life we lead, not the creed we profess.” – Louis Nizer, lawyer (6 Feb 1902-1994)    

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Super Blue Moon

Super Blue Moon by Michael Romani There’s an extraordinary promise To be found in the super blue moon So she says and in introspection, I compromise Basking in the glow and say we’ll see soon Internally thinking blood moon, blue … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Treat

Was it childish of me to expect you were my treat That life had done me a favor in allowing us to meet Was it poor judgment on my indiscrete part To believe that you would never break my heart … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Have the Courage To Believe Even In This Skeptical Age

“Virginia, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected by the skepticism of a skeptical age. They do not believe except they see. They think that nothing can be which is not comprehensible by their little minds. All minds, … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Inheritance

Day after day, it’s all the more in ready evidence That some things are a matter of simple Providence Among these are matters gained by inheritance Like never realizing the fullness of my impertinence But, instead insisting that I have … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Theory

From time to time throughout mankind’s history We have found ourselves bound to things of theory Today’s rage is to posit a Theory of Everything While at the same time admitting that we know nothing Now how about that, isn’t … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Believing the Best Saves Trouble

“I always prefer to believe the best of everybody; it saves so much trouble.”  — Rudyard Kipling A purportedly complete collection of his poems may be read here: https://www.poetryloverspage.com/poets/kipling/kipling_ind.html      

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – One Way

I told the elf that it was really kind of neat He was willing to show me down the polar street He told me to hop on aboard the back of the sleigh Because there was only one way, only … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Ascend

Even from darkness, an angel ascends How you might see this just depends On which side you are standing on Or, whether you can believe in once upon Sometimes, life is funny like that isn’t it Confidence that light can … Continue reading

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First Principles: Americans Should Always Remember Our Blessings

“Let the American youth never forget, that they possess a noble inheritance, bought by the toils, and sufferings, and blood of their ancestors; and capacity, if wisely improved, and faithfully guarded, of transmitting to their latest posterity all the substantial … Continue reading

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