Tag Archives: Wisdom

A Choice

We all have heard the hypothetical question, “If you could pick one person, dead or alive, to sit and talk with on a park bench for an hour, who would it be? Well, from the first time I was ever … Continue reading

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On Dirt

“It is almost impossible to throw dirt on someone without getting a little on yourself” -Abigail van Buren

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Best Quote Of 2020, So Far

Being an active blogger just might make you smarter. If not actually smarter, you might at least appear smarter. Blogging buddy and mentor, Kurt Harden came up with a quote so cogent that I had to text him to verify … Continue reading

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2 4 1

aka Two-for-one. “The explanation of triumph is all in the first syllable” -Zig Ziglar And speaking of trying and triumph, here is a song by the boys from Canada performed in 1982. Fight The Good Fight, originally from the Allied … Continue reading

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Falling Into Place

“Sometimes, on those days when you think you’re falling apart. . . Keep Going . . . because things may actually be falling into place”. found somewhere on Tumbler

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True That

“The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance — it is the illusion of knowledge”. Daniel J. Boorstin The cartoon illustrates the tentative nature of knowledge. Not my cartoon, credit to Speedbump.

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A Rule Worthy Of Emulation

I must point out that my rule of life prescribes as an absolutely sacred rite smoking cigars and also the drinking of alcohol before, after, and if need be during all meals and in the intervals between them. Winston Churchill … Continue reading

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On Intolerance

These words were spoken many years ago, although I am unable to find an exact date. Since he has been dead for over 40 years, it must have been a while back. Whenever it was, he was very prophetic. *** … Continue reading

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Who Would Have Thought?

Does anyone know what tomorrow will bring? What new surprise (s) await us? Remember when you kind of had an idea of what Monday morning would be like? I came across this picture earlier today and that it was a … Continue reading

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Still?

This whole isolation thing is making me tired. Whenever we go back to work, it’s going to take some getting used to our old routines. I’m still waiting to figure out the run on toilet paper…why does it continue to … Continue reading

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