Mitch Albom Quotes

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Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.

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Faith is about doing. You are how you act, not just how you believe.

action beliefs

Learn this from me. Holding anger is a poison. It eats you from inside.

anger

Remember, the only difference between 'marital' and 'martial' is where you put the 'i.'

marriage

It is far more comforting to think God listened and said no, than to think that nobody's out there.

atheism faith

Because when the world quiets to the sound of your own breathing, we all want the same things: comfort, love, and a peaceful heart.

human nature

We think that hating is a weapon that attacks the person who harmed us. But hatred is a curved blade. And the harm we do, we do to ourselves.

hate

Have you ever really had a teacher?  One who saw you as a raw but precious thing, a jewel that, with wisdom, could be polished to a proud shine?

teaching

Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers.  Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.

youth

All parents damage their children. It cannot be helped. Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers. Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.
— Mitch Albom

parenting

All parents damage their children.  It cannot be helped.  Youth, like pristine glass, absorbs the prints of its handlers.  Some parents smudge, others crack, a few shatter childhoods completely into jagged little pieces, beyond repair.

parents

If we tend to the things that are important in life, if we are right with those we love and behave in line with our faith, our lives will not be cursed with the aching throb of unfulfilled business. Our words will always be sincere, our embraces will be tight. We will never wallow in the agony of 'I could have, I should have.' We can sleep in a storm. And when it's time, our good-byes will be complete.