Category Archives: The Pamela Positive

Can You Be Surprised by God?

Pope Francis 3“Even in the midst of difficulties God acts and surprises us.   God always saves the best for us. But he asks us to let ourselves be surprised by his love, to accept his surprises. Let us trust God!”

– Pope Francis

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The Classic Pamela Positive: Start Your Life Out With Sugar

sugar-485055_640According to a Persian tradition, wedding guests sprinkle the new bride and groom with sugar.  It means that everyone is wishing them sweetness in life as they start out on their journey together. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: Christopher Reeve’s Progression of Dreams

reeve“At first dreams seem impossible, then improbable, then inevitable.”

- Christopher Reeve

What a lovely quote…and a good reminder for us all… Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: “What’s Important to You Is Important to Me”

girls-470679_640Pamela’s Favorite…Pamela Positive

“What’s Important To You Is Important To Me”

This is one of my favorite statements.  It helps me understand and sincerely care about others.  When we truly listen to our family, friends, partners, team mates, improv players, then we can really hear…what’s important. Continue reading

Three Simple Things from Pope Francis

Pope Francis 1“Let us maintain a positive outlook on reality…. I would like to speak of three simple attitudes: hopefulness, openness to being surprised by God, and living in joy.”

– Pope Francis

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The Classic Pamela Positive: The Right Timing In Your Life: What We Can Learn from Japan’s Edo Era

tomato-178900_640During the Edo era in Japan (1603-1868), the only wood they’d use from the forest was if a branch had fallen from a tree.  In the same way, we don’t pick fruit before it’s ripe.

We don’t wrench the immature tomato from the vine.  When it is the right time, you’ll find it almost drops off naturally in your hand. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: “We’re All Just Walking Each Other Home” – Ram Dass

teens-430373_640“We’re all just walking each other home.”

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