Tag Archives: Life

I’m back – although you might not have missed me…

Been busy with life, Grandson finished High School and the Fire Cadet program, we had graduation and his 18th birthday within 3 weeks of one another.  So we had a very productive and busy summer along with vacations and such. … Continue reading

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Stop Being Everybody’s Victim

The late US syndicated columnist Sydney J. Harris accompanied his friend George to his favorite newsstand. George greeted the man selling the newspapers courteously, but in return he received gruff service. He barely acknowledged his customer and never even looked … Continue reading

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Sixteen Things That It Took Me 50 Years To Learn

by Dave Barry You will never find anybody who can give you a clear and compelling reason why we observe day-light-savings time. You should never say anything to a woman that even remotely suggests you think she’s pregnant unless you … Continue reading

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Choose A Life That Matters

Ready or not, some day it will all come to an end. There will be no more sunrises, no days, no hours or minutes. All the things you collected, whether treasured or forgotten, will pass to someone else. Your wealth, … Continue reading

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Shoes

As Gandhi stepped aboard a train one day, one of his shoes slipped off and landed on the track. He was unable to retrieve it as the train was moving. To the amazement of his companions, Gandhi calmly took off … Continue reading

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One View of Life

Life is so amusing, what you do unto others will someday come back and haunt you. Letting go is part of life, we need to teach ourselves how to say bye. Moving on is essential to our maturity. No one … Continue reading

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Self Worth

In a brief conversation, a man asked a woman he was pursuing the question: “What kind of man are you looking for?” She sat quietly for a moment before looking him in the eye & asking, “Do you really want to know?” … Continue reading

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Juggle Balls

“Imagine life as a game in which you are juggling some five balls in the air. You name them – work, family, health, friends and spirit and you’re keeping all of these in the air. You will soon understand that … Continue reading

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Life is Like a Puzzle

As children we all played with those “connect the dots”puzzles. We would trace along the numbers from 1 to 2 to 3 …until suddenly a picture appeared. It always amazed me that when it was just a page of hapless … Continue reading

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Rules For Being Human

1. You Will Receive A Body. You may like it or hate it, but it will be yours for the entire period this time around. 2. You Will Learn Lessons. You are enrolled in a full-time informal school called Life. … Continue reading

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