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Can you give me a quote or scripture YOU like for worry or hope. Please?

It can be from the Bible or other Holy Book, from an actor,a prophet or even your mom. I just want to hear it. I want as many as I can read so please bump it to keep it going. I want a post filled with Positive quotes, good feelings and most of all...Hope.

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:47 AM on May. 20, 2011 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • I think I've always just used the one my grandmother taught me, "And this too shall pass". I can't tell you how many times I've said that to myself over the years.
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 11:49 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • 2 Corinthians 4:16-18

    Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 11:49 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • "keep the change ya filthy animal"

    sorry.. that makes me laugh whenever i think about it :)
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 11:50 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • My grandma, aunts and my mom have always told me when I start to worry "Will what I am worrying about matter in 10 years?" If the answer is no (and it usually is) then stop putting so much energy into it.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 11:50 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • My Grandma used to say to me "Honey someday you will think back on this and laugh. Just remember this too shall pass." So now when the kids are acting up or I am going thru difficult times I swear I can hear Grandma whispering in my ear that this too shall pass.
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 11:51 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • "Fah getta bout it."
    ABeaverhausen

    Answer by ABeaverhausen at 11:51 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • Matthew 6:25-34 (New International Version)

    25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? 26 Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they? 27 Can any one of you by worrying add a single hour to your life[a]?
    cdecker83

    Answer by cdecker83 at 11:54 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • James 1:2

    Count it all joy, my brethren, when ye fall into manifold temptations;
    Imogine

    Answer by Imogine at 11:56 AM on May. 20, 2011

  • This Psalm I find very helpful and uplifting...

    The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want
    He maketh me to lie in green pastures
    He leads me by the still waters
    He restoreth my soul
    He lead me in the path of righteousness for his name's sake.
    Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death
    I will fear no evil, Cause Thou art with me,
    Thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.
    You prepare me a table in the presence of my enemies
    You annoint my head, My cup runneth over.
    Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life,
    And I will dwell in the house of the Lord, forever.

    dr_m

    Answer by dr_m at 12:02 PM on May. 20, 2011

  • Hebrews 13:6
    So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what can man do unto me.
    Wildkitten82

    Answer by Wildkitten82 at 12:10 PM on May. 20, 2011

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