Encouraging all to embrace MODESTY in dress and behavior.
Modesty is the appendage of sobriety, and is to chastity, to temperance, and to humility as the fringes are to a garment.
Author: Jeremy Taylor
"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world"
Anne Frank (1929-1945)
Wisdom of Proverbs
Men: (Chapters 5,6,7) "Do not lust after .... beauty" (6:25)
Women: (31:10-31) " Her children call her blessed; her husband also."
"...beauty is fleeting; a woman who fears the Lord is praised."
Is it not the great end of religion, and, in particular, the glory of Christianity, to extinguish the malignant passions; to curb the violence, to control the appetites, and to smooth the asperities of man; to make us compassionate and kind, and forgiving one to another; to make us good husbands, good fathers, good friends; and to render us active and useful in the discharge of the relative social and civil duties?
" It should be the highest ambition of every American to extend his views beyond himself and to bear in mind that his conduct will not only affect himself, his country, and his immediate posterity, but that its influence may be co-extensive with the world, and stamp... happiness or misery on ages yet unborn."
George Washington (1732-1799)
"Our Life is frittered away... simplify, simplify."
"Aim above morality.
Be not simply good, be good FOR something,"
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)
"Failure is an event, not a person" "Every choice you make has an end result."
"Your attitude, not your aptitude,
will determine your altitude."
Zig Zagler Quotes
Words of Paul to young Timothy
"For God did not give us a spirit of timidity,
but of power,of love,and self-control."
2 Timothy 1:7