Category Archives: Sunday’s Wisdom

“Stories teach us how to live, and why.”
– The Storyteller
Arabian Nights

Sunday’s Wisdom #325: Idea vs Person

“I think there’s a difference between loving the idea of someone and actually loving who they really are.” – Elizabeth Burke, White Collar Season 1, Episode 14, “Out of the Box” It being the month of Valentines, what better time … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #324: Control

“Control was the first lesson. And the last. ” – Inara Serra, Serenity (deleted scene) You know, while one can find great quotes and life lessons in most good stories, and even a number of lousy ones, it still says … Continue reading

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Suday’s Wisdom #323: So Much to Lose

“People from your world have so much to lose.” – Carmine Falcone, Batman Begins This comes from one of the most pivotal scenes of Bruce Wayne’s backstory, when he confronted the crime lord who murdered the man who murdered his … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #322: Do Better

“We can do better. We must do better.” – King T’Challa, Black Panther Very much in the same spirit as last week’s quote, this is both a call and a pledge. Coming at the end of the movie, T’Challa says … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #321: Stay Separate from the Enemy

“You compassion is a weakness your enemies will not share.” “That’s why it’s so important: it separates us from them.” – Ducard/Ra’s al’Ghul & Bruce Wayne, Batman Begins Most of the quotes I share, I must admit, have lessons which … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #320: Enjoy the Moment

“I’m trying to hold my breath Let it stay this way Can’t let this moment end.” – from “Never Enough,” from The Greatest Showman This is very much in the same vein as last week’s quote, and how appropriate is … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #319: The Music of Life

“The wheel keeps turning, you can’t stop it. Sometimes things get worse, sometimes things get better… It’s like a song. Now, I can hold a note for a long time – actually, I can hold a note forever – but … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #318: Faith and Common Sense

“Faith is believing in things when common sense tells you not to. I mean, just because things don’t turn out the way you want them to the first time, you’ve still got to believe in people.” – Doris Walker, Miracle … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #317: The Least

“We all take our turn being ‘the least.’ And it doesn’t mean that we have less money or that people need to pity us. It just means that we are all in need of the Savior’s love.” – Lindsey Stirling, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #316: Truce

“The outcome of this war won’t be decided tonight. I don’t think anyone would criticize us for laying down our rifles on Christmas Eve.” – Lieutenant Gordon, Joyeux Noel The Christmas Truce of 1914 is, I think, one of the … Continue reading

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