February 7. On this day in 1945, General Douglas MacArthur returned to Manila, fulfilling a promise he had made earlier in World War II. MacArthur, one of the most colorful -- and some might say one of the most egotistical -- military leaders in American history, observed, “People grow old only by deserting their ideals.”
The following men and women remind us that the most important advice that we receive is very often the advice we receive from that little voice inside.
“Conscience: a small tiny voice that makes minority reports.”
Franklin P. Jones
“He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.”
“The relationship between the individual and God…is the conscience.”
”Conscience is God’s presence in man.”
”The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping.”
“If you listen to your conscience, it will serve you as no other friend you’ll ever know.”
Today’s Bible Verse
Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.
Romans 12:2 NIV