Don't waste another moment crying over what went wrong! If it wasn't a blessing - it was a lesson.— Paula White
Undeniable Single Mom quotations
The moment a child is born, the mother is also born.
She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new.
Each moment is just what it is. It might be the only moment of our life; it might be the only strawberry we'll ever eat. We could get depressed about it, or we could finally appreciate it and delight in the preciousness of every single moment of our life.
On the day that you were born, you began to die. Do not waste a single moment more!
Every single moment of a person's life, both of the understanding and of the will, is a new beginning.
The photograph is an undeniably powerful medium.
Free from the constraints of language, and harnessing the unique qualities of a single moment frozen in time.
It would seem that something which means poverty, disorder and violence every single day should be avoided entirely, but the desire to beget children is a natural urge.
The perfect mystic is not an ecstatic devotee lost in contemplation of Oneness, nor a saintly recluse shunning all commerce with mankind, but "the true saint" goes in and out amongst the people and eats and sleeps with them and buys and sells in the market and marries and takes part in social intercourse, and never forgets God for a single moment.
Neither god, nor angels, or just men, command you to suffer for a single moment.
Therefore it is your solemn and imperative duty to use every means, both moral, intellectual, and physical that promises success.
It was tough being a single mom. It was tough being in a divorce with children. Very, very hard.
In every single moment, we have the choice to be happy or not.
No matter what is going on, we can choose to focus on what is right, what is good and whole in ourselves and our lives, and what options we have in any given situation. In other words, we can choose to be happy no matter what.
To the highest leadership among women it is given to hold steadily in one hand the sacred vessels that hold the ancient sanctities of life, and in the other a flaming torch to light the way for oncoming generations.
A miracle is a single mom who works two jobs to care for her kids and still helps them with their homework at night. A miracle is a child donating all the money in their piggy bank to help victims of Hurricane Katrina. That's where you'll find the hand and face of God.
Meditation has made me happy, loving, and peaceful-but not every single moment of the day. I still have good times and bad, joy and sorrow. Now I can accept setbacks more easily, with less sense of disappointment and personal failure, because meditation has taught me how to cope with the profound truth that everything changes all the time.
Life's impermanence, I realized, is what makes every single day so precious.
It's what shapes our time here. It's what makes it so important than not a single moment be wasted.
Few photographers have ever considered the photography of wild animals, as distinctly opposed to the genre of Wildlife Photography, as an art form. The emphasis has generally been on capturing the drama of wild animals IN ACTION, on capturing that dramatic single moment, as opposed to simply animals in the state of being.
And some people say Jesus wasn't Jewish.
Of COURSE he was Jewish! 30 years old, single, lives with his parents, come on! He works in his father's business, his mom thought he was God's gift, he's Jewish! Give it up!
I'm not really single. I mean I am, but i have a son. Being a single mother is different from being a single woman.
When you keep the porch light on for the prodigal child, you do what God does every single moment.
The most difficult part of dating as a single parent is deciding how much risk your own child's heart is worth.
Meditation means cleansing the mirror, dropping thoughts, letting thoughts disappear, attaining to moments when thinking ceases. And those are the most blissful moments in life. Once you have tasted a single moment of no-thought, you have taken a great leap into truth; then things will become more and more easy every day.
The moment a child is born, the mother is also born.
Repentance is a characteristic of the whole life, not the action of a single moment.
The whole reason I make these pictures is for those moments of clarity.
For that single moment, everything seems to make sense in my world. And I think we all look for that in our lives, because our lives are generally filled with chaos and confusion and disorder and complication.
My mother's great. She has the major looks. She could stop you from doing anything, through a closed door even, with a single look. Without saying a word, she has that power to rip out your tonsils.
I love being a single mom. But it's definitely different when you're dating.
No ordinary work done by a man is either as hard or as responsible as the work of a woman who is bringing up a family of small children; for upon her time and strength demands are made not only every hour of the day but often every hour of the night.
A daughter without her mother is a woman broken.
It is a loss that turns to arthritis and settles deep into her bones.
I've never had siblings, I didn't grow up in a big family;
it was just me and my single mom. And hectic family dysfunction was actually something that I craved.
I was living as a young single mom. I was 19 when I was divorced, and my daughter was a year old, and I waited tables here three to four nights a week for several years while I was trying to support myself and my daughter and the day I got that acceptance at Harvard Law School was an unforgettable day.
You know the things I went through as a youngster, coming into the business, all the good, the bad and the ugly that came. I'd had a rough life. I grew up single parent. My mom, she was like a father to me.
When a single mom goes out on a date with somebody new.
It always winds up feeling more like a job interview.
I think while all mothers deal with feelings of guilt, working mothers are plagued by guilt on steroids!
Every single moment, an ignorant discovers an idea that has been known for centuries!
Every single moment shapes our future. Be intentional. Live on purpose!