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Great Advice
Monday, April 02, 2007      0 comments

The principle is competing against yourself. It's about self-improvement, about being better than you were the day before. - Steve Young Just being a little better every day yields great dividends over the long term and you don't even ... Read more
Never Saw This One Before.....
Sunday, March 25, 2007      0 comments

..... But boy is it a fact of life: Do not be afraid to ask dumb questions. They are easier to handle than dumb mistakes. - Unknown I see so many extra labor hours spent on fixing the screw-ups of those that just bull ahead without ... Read more
Another Truism
Wednesday, March 21, 2007      0 comments

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. - Unknown It certainly does seem to me that the only way to arrive at a worthwhile destination is to work for it. The easy stuff so seldom means anything once you get there, but the thing... Read more
This Too, Shall Pass....
Friday, March 16, 2007      0 comments

Sweet, sour, bitter, pungent, all must be tasted. - Chinese proverb This is a good one to mull over, especially if things seem to be going really well in your life. I always like to keep myself aware that the old Devil is always looking fo... Read more
Not A Big Darwin Fan, But......
Saturday, March 10, 2007      0 comments

I thought this one was a goodie: It's not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the ones most responsive to change. - Charles Darwin This certainly has shown itself to be a very valuable truth duri... Read more
It explains itself.
Tuesday, March 06, 2007      0 comments

"The first sign of a nervous breakdown is when you start thinking your work is terribly important." - Milo Bloom Along with this false sense of self importance usually goes the ability to laugh at ourselves. It's not long after that that l... Read more
Don't Wait Till It's Too Late
Friday, March 02, 2007      0 comments

"You'll never miss the water, 'til the well runs dry." - W.C. Handy This is an oldie but a goodie. I had a perfect example earlier this morning when the power went out at work. People were panicked. It was off for less than two hours an... Read more
Truth In Action!
Friday, February 23, 2007      1 comments

Don't be afraid to give your best at what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves. - Dale Carnegie I'm watchi... Read more
Tuesday, February 20, 2007      0 comments

Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him. - Aldous Huxley, writer This quote points out the necessity of change. If you don't adjust your thinking and your actions based on what has happened to... Read more
Another Keeper....
Thursday, February 15, 2007      0 comments

Don't be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. - Charles Richards I really like this one because it applies to me.. a lot. I waste a lot of time entertaining myself and although I don't ha... Read more
The Trouble With Our World?
Sunday, February 11, 2007      0 comments

"It is the path of least resistance that makes rivers and men crooked. " - B.J. Palmer, father of chiropractic Is this why things seem to be getting more and more messy in our world every day? People taking the easy way out and not stand... Read more
A Point of Agreement
Sunday, February 04, 2007      2 comments

Treat the Earth well. It was not given to you by your parents. It was loaned to you by your children. - Kenyan proverb Here's one that everybody can help with. Whether you're a Conservative Conservationist or a Liberal Environmentalist,... Read more
None More True
Saturday, February 03, 2007      0 comments

If it is to be, it is up to me. - Author Unknown There's just not much to say about this one. It is what it is.. absolute truth. Aside from Divine intervention, you are your only hope when it comes to getting something done. ... Read more
Monday, January 29, 2007      1 comments

I can feel the wind go by when I run. It feels good. It feels fast. - Evelyn Ashford, American athlete This is what I felt like last summer when I ran full out for the first time in many years. I thought I would never run again, but there... Read more
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

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