Tag Archives: Abraham Lincoln

Right makes Might

The moment you consecrate yourself to a higher purpose you establish a pole in the earth through which your influence can be felt and known. That pole allows for polarization, wherein all that is agreement with your purpose aligns with … Continue reading

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The Better Angels of our Nature

“We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot’s grave, to every living heart and hearthstone, all over this broad … Continue reading

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The Stormy Present

“The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.” ~ … Continue reading

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Charting your Course

“You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.” ~ Abraham Lincoln There comes a point in your life when it becomes clear that you are responsible for charting your own course. Circumstance may require … Continue reading

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This too shall pass

Anche questo passerĂ . (This too shall pass.) I was walking the streets of Manhattan yesterday admiring the remarkable product of man’s ingenuity, productivity and never-ending creative drive. New York City, the product of the latest empire to serve as world … Continue reading

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Laugh, Love, Live!

“What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.” ~ Yiddish Proverb I have the good fortune to put my sons to bed most nights and I have to admit that it takes everything in me not to … Continue reading

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