Favorite Quotes

By DiAnn Mills @DiAnnMills

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I love quotes—the echoes of life reflected into our world to admire, respect, contemplate, or simply enjoy. When words are arranged to pack a punch with insightful meaning, I’m excited and inspired.  I have favorites about life, family, friends, faith, and of course writing, and I’d like to share some of those with you today.

sir-winston-churchill-396973__180“Never, never, never give up.” Winston Churchill.
This speaks volumes into every area of my life: faith, family, friends, and writing.

“Life is an adventure, it’s not a package tour.” Eckhart Toole
Who wants to spend their time on earth bored? I want to experience it all.

“It’s a fact of earthly life that when God opens the windows of heaven to bless us, the devil opens the doors of hell to blast us. When God begins moving, the devil fires up all his artillery.” Adrian Rogers
Always be prepared for unexpected twists and turns in life.

“We have to pray with our eyes on God, not on the difficulties.” Oswald Chambers
This is a keeper when chaos knocks on my front door.

“Be STILL and know that I am God.”  Psalms 46:10 ESV
Enough said.

“To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.” Mother Teresa
This is a great reminder when I’m running on empty.

“But as for me and my family, we will serve the Lord.” Joshua 24:15 ESV
No compromise in this area.

“A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.”smartphone-982561__180
I love my 2:00 a.m. friends because I keep the same time zone.

“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.” Jack London
There are days I need a club, machete, and a machine gun.

“Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open.” Natalie Goldberg
I can’t write a solid story unless I’m willing to be transparent to my reader. A sure-fire formula for a bestseller.

Do you have a favorite quote? Please share it with us in comment below.

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