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The Proud Shoeshiner
“If you’re alive there’s a purpose for your life.” – Rock Warren
Missionary Worker
“Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it” ? Gautama Buddha
Are you Confident or Cocky?
“There are two circumstances that lead to arrogance – one is when you’re wrong and you can’t face it. The other is when you’re right and nobody else can face it.” ~ Criss Jami
Perils of “Textlish”
“Mom, it’s so great how much closer we’ve gotten since you started texting instead of calling.”  ~Unknown  
Iron Man
The leaders I’ve met, whatever walk of life they were from, whatever institutions they presided over, always referred back to the same failure – something that happened to them that was personally difficult, even traumatic; something that made them feel that desperate sense of hitting bottom; something they...
Start off the Year Totally Dissatisfied!
“Failure us not a single, cataclysmic event. You don’t fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.”  ~ Jim Rohn     
Another New Year
“The object of a New Year is not that we should have yet another new year. It is that we should have a new soul and a new nose, new feet, a new backbone, new ears and new eyes…. Unless a man starts afresh about things, he will certainly do nothing effective. Unless a man starts on the strange assumption that he has never existed before, it is quite certain that he will never exist afterwards.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton
Be Thankful
“Seeds of discouragement cannot take root in a grateful heart.”  ~ Joel Osteen
Autumnal Success
“Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I love… that makes life and nature harmonize. The birds are consulting about their migrations. The trees are putting on the hectic or the pallid dues of decay … and begin to strew the ground – so that one’s very footsteps may not disturb the...
Pulling Together
“Cooperation is the thorough conviction that nobody can get there unless everybody gets there.” ~Virginia Burden