The words you express are both the building blocks of your future and the footprints of your legacy. Indeed, they are the branches upon which the ornaments of your life hang. They color the world you center and give evidence of the center of your attention.
What would be said of your life if the last words you spoke or penned were your very last? Would you be as Scrooge, wishing through a bitter heart that you could go back and make amends, or would you be at peace, knowing your every syllable encouraged, inspired and blessed?
As Henry David Thoreau once said, “The only way to speak the Truth is to speak lovingly.” Words to live by.
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Dare to make music with your words today, my friends.