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A Benefit of Age
Saturday, January 27, 2007      1 comments

If at first you don't succeed, you're running about average. - Unknown This is certainly one of the benefits of growing older. The more years you have to observe the rest of the world, the more you come to realize that all those folks you ... Read more
Another Zinger!
Sunday, January 21, 2007      0 comments

Nature gave us one tongue and two ears so we could hear twice as much as we speak. - Epictetus, philosopher I don't know who picks these quotes, but I'm getting paranoid. It's like they're aiming at me. Here's another one to add to my... Read more
Right on the nose!
Wednesday, January 17, 2007      0 comments

If you chase two rabbits, both will escape. - Unknown Author Boy, does this one ever nail me to a T. Lack of focus has always been my number one problem. I try to do everything at once and never seem to get any of it done. Maybe that sho... Read more
A Hard Lesson
Monday, January 15, 2007      1 comments

Patience is the key to paradise. - Turkish proverb This is one of the hardest lessons I've had to learn in life, but I've finally made progress with it. Nothing teaches like experience. I'm nearing sixty and over the years I've done more ... Read more
Wish I Had....
Thursday, January 04, 2007      4 comments

Seen this one and listened to it forty years ago: Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade w... Read more
Not a bad ending.
Wednesday, January 03, 2007      0 comments

The end of the year wasn't bad at all. In spite of some pretty bad days on Christmas and New Year Day, I seem to have stayed about the same, so now it's off to a new start. I must redo my profile and go from maintenance to weight loss once aga... Read more
Eve of a New Year.
Sunday, December 31, 2006      0 comments

Time to reassess and evaluate. I'm really tickled with the success of the past year regarding my improved health and habits. This years goals are all centered on career and finances. If I can be half as successful with that as I have been wit... Read more
Less Than Happy Thoughts...
Wednesday, December 20, 2006      0 comments

I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. - John Burroughs, essayist and naturalist This one brings thoughts of regr... Read more
Another Timely Quote
Saturday, December 16, 2006      0 comments

The palest ink is better than the best memory. - Chinese Proverb I wish I could make myself be loyal with a journal. I've even purchased special software for it in the past and I do well in spurts, but then slack off. Think I'll add ... Read more
Another Good One For Me To Heed!
Sunday, December 10, 2006      0 comments

People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing- that's why we recommend it daily. - Zig Ziglar, motivational speaker Zig has always been one of my favorites from way back in my early days in sales. He nails i... Read more
I need to heed this one.
Tuesday, November 28, 2006      0 comments

All problems become smaller if you don't dodge them, but confront them. Touch a thistle timidly, and it pricks you; grasp it boldly and its spines crumble. - William S. Halsey, WWII U.S. Admiral I've been avoiding health problems and the... Read more
Lost a Post?
Sunday, November 19, 2006      0 comments

I was so upset I didn't post for a week. I had posted about four paragraphs regarding a thought for the day about six days ago and when I hit save it blanked out the page and just sat there. All was lost and no back button or anything else hel... Read more
Today's Thought
Sunday, November 12, 2006      0 comments

The Healthy Reflection today was the proverb, "Fall seven times, stand up eight". That says it all for me, otherwise I'd never get anything done. I'm not one of those blessed with the ability to get it right the first time. I seem to always h... Read more
Time Wasting
Tuesday, November 07, 2006      0 comments

Today's reflections email points out a good way to get more from your day. A no brainer.. just do more. Sitting around 'relaxing' or doing things that don't really need to be done wastes the one thing we don't have anymore of; our time. Peopl... Read more
Second Effort
Friday, November 03, 2006      0 comments

Today's quote was about second effort. I think that second effort is any effort, no matter how minuscule. As long as you retain even a faint hope of overcoming a problem or defeating an enemy, you're still in the fight. It might be that all t... Read more

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