Posts in Book Excerpts

Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust [An excerpt]

“I knew that my heart and mind would always be tempted to feel anger–to find blame and hate. But I resolved that when the negative feelings came upon me, I wouldn’t wait for them to grow or fester. I would always turn immediately to the Source of all true power: I would turn to God and let His love and forgiveness protect and save me.”
― Immaculee Ilibagiza, Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust

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The girl who smiled beads [An Excerpt]

“I want to make people understand that boxing ourselves into tiny cubbies based on class, race, ethnicity, religion—anything, really—comes from a poverty of mind, a poverty of imagination. The world is dull and cruel when we isolate ourselves.”
― Clemantine Wamariya, The Girl Who Smiled Beads

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Excerpt: Clever girl finance

You CAN live the life you’ve always dreamt of! Having the right mindset and making plans for your money are the way to get there. You work too hard for anything less!

The Clever Girl Finance book is an accessible personal finance book written specifically for women. This book is for YOU if you’re done settling and ready to step out and achieve REAL financial success.

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Excerpt: Big Magic

We all spend our twenties and thirties trying so hard to be perfect, because we’re so worried about what people will think of us. Then we get into our forties and fifties, and we finally start to be free, because we decide that we don’t give a damn what anyone thinks of us. But you won’t be completely free until you reach your sixties and seventies, when you finally realize this liberating truth—nobody was ever thinking about you, anyhow.

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