Tag Archives: Wisdom

Overcoming Human Nature

As the class arrived and began taking their seats, they found the following on the chalk board: 9×1=9 9×2=18 9×3=27 9×4=36 9×5=45 9×6=54 9×7=63 9×8=72 9×9=81 9×10=91 One by one, they began to quietly mock him with their eyes, giggles … Continue reading

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Are We Not All Guilty?

It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts” -Sir Arthur Conan Doyle He died almost 100 years ago and we still haven’t … Continue reading

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‘Nuff Said

Do you know why birds sing in the morning? Because they don’t have to go to work!   thanks to @bluelady329

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Honesty Is Maturity

The last couple of months I have been trying to be more truthful with myself.  Playing the old, coulda, shoulda, woulda game. Watching the replay of my life and wondering why I did the things I did . . . … Continue reading

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Breathe

I can no longer force things. What flows, flows. What crashes, crashes. I only have space and energy for things that are meant for me. I have to breathe. -unknown Willy Porter is one of the most underrated guitarists of … Continue reading

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On Pride

If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom. -African proverb, courtesy of  @bakadesuyo   (Not to be confused with being full of birdseed)

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On Criticism

The one who snores the loudest will fall asleep first One who criticizes is often oblivious to his own faults     From Best-Loved Chinese Proverbs by Theodora Lau

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Clarity Amid Confusion

“Too many people today act as if no one can honestly disagree with them. If you have a difference of opinion with them, you are considered to be not merely in error, but in sin. You are a racist, a … Continue reading

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Urgent Reminder

Don’t wait for things to get better. Life will always be complicated and messy. Learn to be happy right now, otherwise you might run out of time.  Being happy is a choice. Life is short and dead is for a … Continue reading

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A National Treasure On Route 66

Who knew that there was a YouTube channel that showed videos of a British guy (Harry) getting haircuts all around the world?   Of course the channel is called “HairCut Harry” This video, shot in Seligman, AZ (pop. 776)  shows us … Continue reading

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