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Vie exemplaire

Une vie exemplaire
1Tim.4 :12  Que personne ne méprise ta jeunesse; mais sois le modèle des fidèles en paroles, en conduite, en charité, en esprit, en foi, en pureté. 1,004 more words


Exemplary life

An exemplary life
1 Timothy 4:12  
Don’t let anyone think that just because you are young what you say is not important. Instead, be an example for believers by what you say and how you live, with love, faith, and purity. 905 more words


Influencing People

I have heard the phrase “knowledge is power” (“scientia potentia est” is the original phrase coined in Latin) regularly used throughout my life – at university, in the workplace and even in Hollywood movies.   1,285 more words


Preach the Gospel!

Romans 10:
13 For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.
14 How then shall they call on him in whom they have not believed? 184 more words


Friends to the End? Devoting Oneself Through Thick & Thin

♡ ♡ Friends come and friends go, but a true friend sticks by you like family. (Proverbs 18:24 MS)

I LOVE this version stated above. Simple and yet profound for these days and times. 954 more words


How to completely free yourself

You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace.

— Hoppy O’Halloran, Angela’s Ashes

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in life has purpose. 48 more words


The Maha-samaya Sutta: The Great Assembly

Maha-samaya Sutta: The Great Assembly

translated from the Pali by

Piyadassi Thera

© 1999

Alternate translation: Thanissaro

Thus have I heard:

On one occasion the Blessed One was living in the Maha-vana (great wood) near the city of Kapilavatthu in the province of the Sakyans together with a great retinue of monks, all of them arahants, and five hundred in number. 2,503 more words