Wonderful Words of Comfort

To those who have lost a loved one, lost a job, or just lost faith.  May the following words bring comfort in these uncertain times. 

QUOTES
HOPE
Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence. ~ Lin Yutang
To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death. ~ Pearl S. Buck

COURAGE
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm. ~ Winston Churchill
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars. ~ Charles A Beard
Feed your faith and your fears will starve to death. ~Author Unknown
Fear is only as deep as the mind allows. ~ Japanese proverb
Fortune befriends the bold. ~ John Dryden

HAPPINESS
Happiness consists in activity. It is a running steam, not a stagnant pool. ~ John Mason Good
When one door of happiness closes, another opens. ~ Helen Keller
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Enjoy the journey, enjoy ever moment, and quit worrying about winning and losing. ~Matt Biondi 

INSPIRATION
The greatest inspiration is often born of desperation. ~ Comer Cotrell
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, "It might have been". ~ John Greenleaf Whittier
For man’s greatest actions are performed in minor struggles. Life, misfortune, isolation, abandonment and poverty are battlefields which have their heroes – obscure heroes who are at times greater than illustrious heroes. ~ Victor Hugo
Forget past mistakes. Forget failures. Forget about everything except what you’re going to do now – and do it. ~ William Durant

IDIOMS

  • There’s a silver lining on every cloud!
  • Play the glad game!
  • While there’s life there’s hope!
  • When there’s a will there’s a way!
  • Keep on the sunny side of life!
  • Accentuate the positive, eliminate the negative!
  • Little is much when God is in it!
  • Why worry when you can pray?
  • Don’t Worry, Be Happy!
  • This Too Shall Pass!

SCRIPTURE
Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in Him; and He shall bring [it] to pass. ~ Psalm 37:5

Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost. ~ Romans 15:13

Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the LORD. ~ Psalm 31:24

Happy [is he] that [hath] the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope [is] in the LORD his God: ~ Psalm 146:5

For his anger [endureth but] a moment; in his favour [is] life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy [cometh] in the morning. ~ Psalm 30:5

For to him that is joined to all the living there is hope: for a living dog is better than a dead lion. ~ Ecclesiastes 9:4

Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer; ~
Romans 12:12

For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. ~ Romans 15:4

But I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not, even as others which have no hope. ~ I Thessalonians 4:13

Rejoice in the Lord alway: [and] again I say, Rejoice. ~ Philippians 4:4

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