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Good Company

“The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.”~ Epictetus I discovered this simple truth the other day and despite its simplicity it is one of the most profound statements I’ve … Continue reading

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The Best of Every Man

“I have believed the best of every man. And find that to believe is enough to make a bad man show him at his best, or even a good man swings his lantern higher.” ~ William Butler Yeats You are … Continue reading

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Love all, trust a few, do wrong to no one.

I think that we may safely trust a good deal more than we do. We may waive just so much care of ourselves as we honestly bestow elsewhere. ~ Henry David Thoreau Who do you trust? I mean, who do … Continue reading

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200th Consecutive Daily Post!

Well, my friends, it’s time to celebrate! We’ve reached 200 consecutive daily posts together and it has been a delight sharing my observations on life with you over the last few months. I appreciate your readership and comments and I … Continue reading

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My Evolving Thoughts on Gnosis

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy is when men are afraid of the light.” ~ Plato There was an interesting article in the New York Times ‘Opinionator’ yesterday that compared the … Continue reading

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As above, so below.

You may have heard someone offer the encouraging words: “You need to do what you love to be happy” on occasion and while that may work for a precious few, we would be hard-pressed to construct a world where everyone … Continue reading

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