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At 44, here are 44 things that I have learned and know to be true. Have a great day today my friends.

1. Yes, God is real.

2. Your gift can make room for you.

3. A baby can heal broken hearts.

4. A mother's love is stronger than distance, more powerful than time and can transcend the grave.

5. Take time to smell the roses but be careful of the bees.

6. God will really make your enemy your footstool.

7. A footstool is only needed when you need to get higher. Let your enemy lift you.

8. God will prepare a table before you in the presence of your enemies so let them watch you eat.

9. Be careful what you say, life and death truly are in your own words.

10. There will be rough nights but joy really does come in the morning.

11. Fear is a sprit that really can stop you from living.

12. God has not given us a spirit of fear.

13. The joy of The Lord really is strength.

14. Being alone doesn't necessarily mean that you're lonely.

15. True love can come more than once.

16. Let go and love with the same amount of might.

17. Life is short but heartache is shorter.

18. Don't share your dreams with everyone and don't be angry with non-dreamers.

19. It takes a while to build a dream.

20. The dream will outlive the dreamer so dream big.

21 If you lie to yourself you will lie to God too.

22. Live where you are so God can meet you at your needs.

23. Never wish to be somebody else.

24. The grass may be greener on the other side but the the water bill is higher.

25. Don't let people change who you are just be who you are with someone else.

26. Heartbreak can make you hard! But don't let it make you bitter.

27. Bitterness is as toxic as stage 4 cancer.

28. While the most dangerous person in the world is a person with nothing to lose, the most powerful person in the world is a person with nothing to prove.

29. Don't try to be seen, God may be hiding you on purpose.

30. Your beginning never dictates your destination.

31. The will to live is as strong as the will to love and be loved.

32. You really will reap what you sow.

33. You can learn something from everything and everybody, especially the elderly.

34. Childrens' laughter is like medicine to sadness.

35. Prayer really can change things.

36. If it had not been for The Lord on my side I don't know where I would be.

37. Who you are at 20 will not be who you are at 40 and if it is, SOMETHING IS WRONG!

38. You give away your power when you don't forgive.

39. Always aim for right and avoid doing wrong at all costs.

40. Never argue with what is.

41. Teach but never try to change people because sometimes they change back.

42. Share wisdom with those who will receive it.

43. Be aware of the darkness but your focus should always be the light.

44. Nothing is impossible for God.

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  • Bobbie Il

    Love this!

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  • My Atl

    I love the way you think...Nothing is Impossible..Listening to Jah Cure..Nothing is Impossible....

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  • Omolara(Lara) Babalola Calgary,Alberta Canada

    Hey Mr. Tyler, How are you and life generally? Keep up the good works and words of encouragement and the good Lord will continue to bless, guide, protect and provide for all your needs according to His riches in Glory through Christ Jesus, amen. I went through the 44 for 44 and I wondered what an eye opener it is for me because I find it hard to let go of issues, I do say I forgive but I find it so hard to forget and whenever anything happens again trust me I refer back to the old incident. Am going to keep the 44 for 44 in my mind and make good use of it from now on. Thank you so much and remain blessed.

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  • Ms Proverbs MD/DC

    Tyler :-) ........Is all that I can say this morning Ok....Whew! OMG! LOL! Have A Bless Day Sir! Ms Proverbs :-)

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  • Ms Proverbs MD/NC

    Tyler...........The corridors of a true king master's bathroom..I'm just giving honor where honor is due :-) :-) Need I say more and Yes I'm still smiling too :-) Tyler, you are not only tall , handsome but healthy too. 8 mile run You Go Tyler! Nighty Night Sweet Dreamzzzz Ms. Proverbs :-) :-)

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  • Asadumodwa South Africa

    I thank God for people like you

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  • lynette canada

    number 29

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  • Aniyah

    You really have the gift of wisdom and knowledge. Thank God for the words he speaks through you!

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  • Lilly

    AMEN

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  • Ms Proverbs MD/NC

    Hi there Tyler, How are you doing sir? Tyler, it has been crazy busy in my life back and forth from MD to NC Tyler, I know that your birthday has came and gone..but please forgive me for thinking your birthday was on Sept 14th. OMG! How can I forget..Tyler, I thank you for forgiving me, OK? :-) I can't wait to see The Haves and Have Nots and Love Thy Neighbor. Oh and yes by the way I love your pic with your tall and handsome self...LOL! Tyler, Did you pray and talk to the Lord about doing a play in Raleigh or Greenville NC Dec 2013. It sure would be nice I hope that you are getting plenty of rest and taking good care of yourself Welp. I can tell by the looks of your pics..Need I say more....Ok Tyler "I'm Gon' Be Good " LOL! Well It is the truth anyhow.Nighty Night Sweet Dreamzzzzzz Ms. Proverbs :-)

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  • Lisa .Arlington, VA

    Copied the list and saved it to my desktop. An encouragement for me to come up with 56 next year. Hope you had a happy b'day. Living in Atlanta, the land of good cake (as I know from relatives who are now baking in Heaven), I imagine you had yourself a good slice. Or two.

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  • Yolanda Mathis Houston, Texas

    Thank you so much Mr. Perry for the 44 things you know to be true, it really gave me the conformation for what I already know that with prayer, faith, and belief in God nothing is impossible. God knows what we need before we even ask him, but he wants to continue to pray to him and have the faith and belief that he is going to do a great work in our lives. I truly believe that God test our faith, to see how much we are really going to rely on him to bring us out of a situation, and when he brings us out of something we can praise him, and be a testimony to others of how powerful God really is. Thanks again for this may God continue to bless you Mr. Perry.

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