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February 2010 - Posts

The range of what we think and do is limited by what we fail to notice. And, because we fail to notice that we fail to notice, there is little we can do to change until we notice how our failing to notice shapes our thoughts and deeds. Author: R. D. Read More
He that judges without informing himself to the utmost that he is capable, cannot acquit himself of judging amiss. Author: John Locke Source: Human Understanding (bk. II, ch. XXI) We, as people, seem to take inventory often of ourselves, others. Read More
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. Author: Eden Phillpotts Source: None The universe has so many ways to help us receive the things that we need, we deserve, we want. Spirit waits patiently for Read More
About the time we think we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends. Author: Paul Dickson Source: in the "Washingtonian", Nov., 1978 Usually it is us that moves the ends. It is us that the more we make the more we spend, the more we have , Read More
"Kindness is wisdom. There is none in life but need it and may learn" - Philip James Bailey The best thing about kindness is it works both ways. Each person in the act, the giver and the receiver learn something about each other, about life, about Read More
If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all. Author: Dan Rather Source: None Few of us would do much on our life path if we knew the obstacles,the problems, the hurts, the anguish that Read More
Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere. Author: Albert Einstein Source: in "On Science" Many things on the earthly plane just has no logic at all, yet we,as people, insist on trying to make things as logical as possible. Read More
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abysses nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. Author: Thomas Huxley Source: None Many times we think we already Read More
Listen to the Exhortation of the Dawn! Look to this Day! For it is Life, The very Life of Life. In its brief course lie all the Varieties And Realities of your Existence; The Bliss of Growth, The Glory of Action, The Splendor of Beauty; For Yesterday Read More
Nothing is so swift as calumny; nothing is more easily uttered; nothing more readily received; nothing more widely dispersed. [Lat., Nihil est autem tam voluere, quam maledictum; nihil facilius emittitur; nihil citius excipitur, latius dissipatur.] Read More
Act the way you'd like to be and soon you'll be the way you act. Author: George W. Crane Source: None Long ago I had a mentor who used to say, act like we love this or that person or things, we will soon really love them. Act positive or happy, Read More
Absence is to love what wind is to a fire; it puts out the little, it kindles the great. Author: Roger de Bussy-Rabutin Source: None Many times we say, oh this is too long, we don't see how that if this was meant to be, if spirit was truly in it, Read More
Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think. Author: Jawaharlal Nehru Source: None Nothing is worse than being smack in the middle of a storm, or stuck in limbo. We often wonder why we are going Read More
If confusion is the first step to knowledge, I must be a genius. Author: Larry Leissner All of us get confused at times, We are told things by our bosses, our spouses or life partner, advisors, we don't quite get it. Many times in order not to Read More
The legend of the groundhog's forecasting powers arguably dates back to the early days of Christianity in Europe when clear skies on the holiday Candlemas Day, celebrated on Feb. 2, meant an extended winter. The tradition was then brought to Germany, Read More