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Sunday, September 27, 2009

Requisition


Nine requisites for contented living:
*Health enough to make work a pleasure.
*Wealth enough to support your needs.
*Strength to battle with difficulties and overcome them.
*Grace enough to confess your sins and forsake them.
*Patience enough to toil until some good is accomplished.
*Charity enough to see some good in your neighbor.
*Love enough to move you to be useful and helpful to others.
*Faith enough to make real the things of God.
*Hope enough to remove all anxious fears concerning the future.

-Johann von Goethe

4 inspired and motivated:

Jack said...

A D,

True. I like the Wealth one as it shows no greed at all. Then Grace and Love. I am not ranking the rest as all are equally important.

Take care

Heavenly Muse said...
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Heavenly Muse said...

hmmm...and one requires enough patience to get this essentials to their ''enough extent''..:-)

Noname said...

Wow...very interesting and true indeed!

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