…Foolish and shameful is he who submits to bondage with ease, as long as strenuous liberty remains an option. It is much easier to preserve something already gained than it is to regain something that was lost due to ignorance, neglect or disuse.— Gregg Hake
Author Archives: Gregg Hake
We’ve all lived through it: the moment when we are instantly repaid for mischief. The moment a step in the wrong direction (usually intentionally) is met with an unwanted, though likely warranted, cosmic payback. Yep, you guessed it: Instant karma. … Continue reading
Self-righteousness — the state of being which is produced and sustained by placing opinions about facts above the acknowledgment of truth — lies at the root of most human misery.
A man’s stature is neither found in his will to steel himself against his enemies nor in his ability to steal the limelight from others, rather, it is established in the scope and depth of his willingness to be a … Continue reading
“For pilots sometimes see behind the curtain, behind the veil of gossamer velvet, and find the truth behind man, the force behind a universe.” — Richard Bach, Biplane, 1966 To know the truth of another is to look past limitation, … Continue reading
“When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with all other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of … Continue reading