Monthly Archives: December 2010

People of Accomplishment

“It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.” ~ Leonardo Davinci I feel blessed to be friends with a great … Continue reading

Posted in Observations on Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Resolve to end to Procrastination

An Irish Blessing “May you always be blessed with walls for the wind, a roof for the rain, a warm cup of tea by the fire, laughter to cheer you, those you love near you, and all that your heart … Continue reading

Posted in Observations on Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

The Joys which long to be Yours

You know what you express. Knowing is much more than “awareness of” in theory or concept, in fact, it implies union with a concept or idea. Joy can be known as it is the natural result of union with a blessing of any type; yet for joy to be known, it must be expressed.

Continue reading

Posted in Observations on Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Your Touchstone

If you wish to live an uncommon life you must be willing to develop a personal touchstone, a means of sorting through the mountain of information you encounter from day-to-day. What is true and what is not? Which are the diamonds and which are cubic zirconia? Continue reading

Posted in Observations on Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

You Are What You Plant

The measure of a man is established in the quality of his sowing. Great men make exceptional use of anything that comes their way while men who have not yet discovered their greatness are productive during the good times and filled with despair during the bad. Continue reading

Posted in Observations on Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Snowy Christmas in Northeast Georgia!

We had a white Christmas for the first time in 130 years in Northeast Georgia. I took a long walk last night as there is nothing like the peace and quiet that accompanies a fresh blanketing of snow. Have a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment