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The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!

“Feed the soul, practice gratitude, be authentic, and get involved with something greater than yourself!” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs

If it's good for the soul then do whatever that is!
Today's Message is: "Soul Day!" Why Not?


The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!


Good “Saturday!” Morning “Band of Brothers & Sisters,” and all great connections.  Welcome to the weekend from the “Colonel’s Foxhole” in Conroe, TX — 27 April 2024!


Today’s Message is:  “Soul Day!”  Why Not?


“Great leaders have a unique connection of the heart, mind, and soul.  They provide respect, care, and their own true self – they are authentic in every aspect of their leadership.  When you are connected with your heart, mind, and soul your energy and innovation comes to light from nothing to something!” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs  

More Awesome Quotes for Today’s Message:


“The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.” — Marcus Aurelius


“The soul always knows what to do to heal itself.  The challenge is to silence the mind.”  — Unknown Author


“Muisc gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” — Plato


“A happy soul is the best shield for a cruel world.” — Atticus


“Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.” — Zora Neale Hurston


“May you realize that the shape of your soul is unique, that you have a special destiny here, that behind the façade of your life there is something beautiful, good, and eternal happening.” — John O’Donohue


“Encouragement is oxygen for the soul.  It takes very little to give it, but the return in others is huge.” — John C. Maxwell


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6 Kommentare

27. Apr.

Good Saturday evening Colonel.

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Love the quote by GEN Marshall Robert and the last one is perfect for today's message. All of them are great my friend. Thank you!

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27. Apr.

A soulless leader is the recipe for disaster!

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You can say that again Jack! Great quotes - thank you!

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Good morning Col Burroughs and all of my brothers and sisters here on VFV. The soul is a formidable force that moves us forward. Cherish your soul because it is the essence of who you are. Have a blessed day today and always.

Taken from:

What is the human soul?


The Bible is not perfectly clear as to the nature of the human soul. But from studying the way the word soul is used in Scripture, we can come to some conclusions. Simply stated, the human soul is the part of a person that is not physical. It is the part of every human being that lasts eternally after the body experiences death. Genesis 35:18 describes the death of Rachel, Jacob’s…

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Excellent post and excellent thoughts Gene. Thank you for joining WFL last night. I hope you enjoyed it my friend. Thank you!

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