Ons ma het geglo as jy gaan wag tot jou kop reg voel om `n ding te doen, gaan jy altyd wag. En ek glo met my hele wese daardie stukkie waarheid het sy ook in ons kinders ingeprent.
But, because of pain, we can feel the beauty, tenderness, and freedom of healing. We must feel it to heal it. Pain insists upon being attended to. God whispers to us in our pleasures, speaks in our consciences, but shouts in our pains. It is His megaphone to rouse a deaf world.
And it all started with embracing the Challenge. Week after week I as struck by their enthusiasm and positive energy, as if they all yelled in silence: “We`re ready for anything you`ve got!”
…I have seriously come to believe that all of us, everybody, we`re not really born rule-breakers. Our minds crave order – and yet, all of us, too often have this tendency to break our own rules. Why?
Veerkragtigheid. Dis nie iets wat net sommige mense het nie, almal word daarmee gebore. Brümmer sê navorsers in Amerika meen dit het als te doen met individuele volharding. En sy`s reg, dis hier, oral om ons.
Every day IS a gift, some are just packaged better. But may we never forget that no matter how big we get in life, God is still bigger.
…Magé is nie net nog `n hoofdogter nie. Busisiwe is nie net nog `n oppasser nie. Jy is nie net sommer nog `n juffrou, of middelkind, of ma, of huisvrou, of ouma, of sekretaresse, of prokureur nie. Jy maak saak.
I think when my grandmother said, “Be happy”, she meant be awake, be alert, be present in your life. I think she meant, “It`s your life, Lettie, don`t miss it…”
Ons soek met `n seer hart na `n ander huis in `n beter buurt, dan gaan ons mos lekkerder bly. Ons soek. En ons soek. Swerwers sonder rigting. Soekers wat nooit vind.
I believe that this event was a powerful, unique way of using our voices to raise awareness of cancer, to emphasize that each one of us is connected to others in a unique way.
2021 is another opportunity for you to get to know YOU, to learn how strong you really are, to depend on no-one but YOU for your happiness, and to light your own flame.