Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
"But as for me, I am poor and needy; please hurry to my aid, O God. You are my helper and my savior; O LORD, do not delay." - Psalms 70:5
We have needs that must be met, before we can be all we can be (self-actualize).
We all should help someone meet their needs, when possible.
Jesus answered, "If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me." - Matthew 19:21
"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" - Martin Luther King, Jr.
"We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone." - Ronald Reagan
"Let him who stole steal no more; but rather let him labor, working with his hands the thing that is good, that he may have something to give to him who has need." - Ephesians 4:28
One could make videos for family and friends to help them meet needs of belonging and esteem.
"Share what you have with God's people who are in need. Be hospitable." - Romans 12:13
Having food and drink available at any time is important, using Maslow's chart. However, we must consume food in moderation.
"To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals." - Benjamin Franklin
Here are more Fasting Quotes.
"The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness." |
"If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail." |
"A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself."
"What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself."