Ralph Waldo Emerson is quoted to have said… “To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition; To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived…. Read more »

Happiness Wordcloud Image

Okay. Step One. Read the Quote on the right. I’m serious. Don’t wait and come back later. Do it now. “Happiness is the consequence of personal effort. You fight for it, strive for it, insist upon it, and sometimes even travel around the world looking for it. You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestations of your own blessings. And once you have achieved a state of happiness, you must never become lax about maintaining it. You must make a… Read more »

Endless clock

The clock is ticking ladies and gents – how much time do we have left? Is it never enough or is it just enough? Around a month ago, I posted “Standstill,” in which I discussed time and how it is rare to find someone who feels that they have enough time. It’s typically more common to hear, “I don’t have time” or “there’s never enough time” or my favorite, “why can’t I just have an extra day this week?!” Like… Read more »