Thanks to Janelle for sharing the blog with these thoughts......
A Birth Certificate shows that we were born.
A Death Certificate shows that we died.
And, pictures show that we lived!
Now, relax.... and read this slowly.
I believe - That just because two people argue, it doesn't meanthey don't love each other. And if they don't argue, itdoesn't mean they do.
I believe - That we don't have to change friends if we understandthat friends change.
I believe - That no matter how good a friend is, they're going tohurt you every once in a while and you must forgive them for that.
I believe - That true friendship continues to grow, even over thelongest distance. Same goes for true love.
I believe - That you can do something in an instant that will giveyou heartache for life.
I believe - That it's taking me a long time to become the person Iwant to be.
I believe - That you should always leave loved ones with lovingwords. It may be the last time you see them.
I believe - That you can keep going long after you think you can't.
I believe - That we are responsible for what we do, no matter howwe feel.
I believe - That either you control your attitude or it controlsyou.
I believe - That heroes are the people who do what has to be donewhen it needs to be done, regardless of the consequences.
I believe - That money is a lousy way of keeping score.
I believe - That my best friend and I can do anything or nothing and have the best time.
I believe - That sometimes the people you expect to kick you whenyou're down, will be the ones to help you get back up.
I believe - That sometimes when I'm angry I have the right to be angry, but that doesn't give me the right to be cruel.
I believe - That maturity has more to do with what types of experiences you've had and what you've learned from them and less todo with how many birthdays you've celebrated.
I believe - That it isn't always enough to be forgiven by others. Sometimes you have to learn to forgive yourself.
I believe - That no matter how bad your heart is broken the world doesn't stop for your grief.
I believe - That our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are, but we are responsible for who we become.
I believe - Two people can look at the exact same thing and seesomething totally different.
I believe - That your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who don't even know you.
I believe - . That even when you think you have no more to give,when a friend cries out to you - you will find the strength to help.
I believe - That credentials on the wall do not make you a decent human being.
I believe - That the people you care about most in life are taken from you too soon.