My Quotable Sunday Savior

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This quote has saved me in every way possible…..including my sanity…..from the mouth of the wise Benjamin Franklin who said:

“Believe none of what you hear, and half of what you see.”

Life is about perception. Every person’s perception is different from another. The same can be said about reality. So as to say that perception is reality, my perception is not the same as your perception which means that my reality is different from your reality.

Which in reality, what I am trying to say, is embrace all that is different. No one way is right, no one way is wrong, just what works, and what does not and even then what works for you may not work for me. Anger over differences means that you lack control…you lack control over oneself and others. In reality, NO ONE is in control of anything EXCEPT themselves. Accept it, let it go, move on. Maybe even grieve a little.

26 Replies to “My Quotable Sunday Savior”

  1. really good point…I think that is something we tend to forget sometime…WELCOME to SITS…I’m so happy you are here…wonderful blog

  2. I absolutely love that quote!! And your summation speaks volumes…thanks for sharing! 🙂

    Enjoy your Sunday! 🙂

  3. very true, says this control freak who is trying to reform!

    Stoppin’ by from SITS to say “hi” and welcome. I know that you will enjoy being a part of this vibrant community of bloggers!
    carma 🙂

  4. So true! “perception is reality” i say that all the time. Love the BF quote.
    Happy Sunday 😀

  5. Great quote!!

    I also like what you said: Accept it, let it go, move on.

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  7. Well said. Excellent quote.

    I came by to welcome you to SITS! We’re happy to have you with us!

  8. Wow, that perception and reality quote perfectly describes the problem with me and my boss right now.

  9. Oh, I love this quote! Some of the best quotes of our time came from Benjamin Franklin. This one is one of his best, that’s for sure!
    You have an adorable blog.
    Stopping by from SITS, and wanted to welcome you to the SITStahood!!!


  10. How have I not stumbled upon you before?!

    Wonderful post – I’ll be back.

    Oh, and welcome to SiTS! Em

  11. Stopping by from Harriet’s to say hi! Checking on all who is doing the comment challenge. Thanks for grabbing my button I have yours too.

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