Quote by Miguel de Cervantes
Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
This quote suggests that our biggest adversaries, the ones we must primarily confront and overcome, exist within ourselves. Rather than external circumstances or others, it is our inner struggles, such as self-doubt, fears, or negative thoughts, that pose the greatest challenge. It highlights the importance of self-reflection and self-improvement as a means to deal with personal obstacles and achieve individual growth and success. By recognizing and addressing our internal battles, we can better navigate and overcome external challenges.
A few years ago you couldn't go from TV to film. It was like a 'no no' but I believe when you find a plan and purpose that God has for your life, there's not anything man can do to you. Especially when your faith is not really standing in the wisdom of man, you're really standing in the wisdom of God.
A homeless man visited my store today. The few quarters that he had in his pocket he invested on books. I offered him free books, but he insisted on giving me his quarters. He walked away filled with joy as if he possessed the world's riches in his hands. In a way, he did. He left me smiling and knowing that he was wealthier than many others... (01-21-10)
And I will show that there is no imperfection in the present, and can be none in the future,And I will show that whatever happens to anybody it may be turn'd to beautiful results,And I will show that nothing can happen more beautiful than death,And I will thread a thread through my poems that time and events are compact,And that all the things of the universe are perfect miracles, each as profound as any.
There's no limit to what you can dream. You the unexpected, you in magic, in fairy tales, and in possibilities. Then you grow older and that innocence is shattered and somewhere along the way the reality of gets in the way and you're hit by the realization that you can't be you wanted to be, you just might have to settle for a little bit less.