Why I Am Running: Mental Warfare

I’ve started running again. Not dabbling as I have done before. Seriously running. I am still trying to figure out why. I can’t go very long. I am not very fast. But for some reason, I feel compelled to run. This morning, I woke up at 3:45. By 4:15, I was out the door. My […]

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Courage 3/14/2019

You just can’t beat the person who never gives up. -Babe Ruth The relentless warrior refuses to stay down. You have to be brave to keep going, but isn’t it worth it? ____________________ The Virtue of Courage Do you have the heart to forge ahead? Can you keep going even though your body and your […]

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Justice 3/13/2019

Philosophy is the science of truth. -Aristotle We should study philosophy like a science. Test, analyze, validate. Be your own critical thinker. ____________________ The Virtue of Justice What does it mean to live a just life? If right thoughts and right actions equal righteousness, can we be righteous? Our hope is that others treat us […]

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Temperance 3/12/2019

What we do upon some great occasion will probably depend on what we already are; and what we are will be the result of previous years of self-discipline. -H.P. Liddon What you do today really does matter? If you are not preparing today, how will you be prepared for the unknown that is certain to […]

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Prudence 3/11/2019

We are interested in others when they are interested in us. -Publius Syrus And others are interested in us when we are interested in them. It is a two-way street where it is always best to drive forward and not look behind. ____________________ The Virtue of Prudence There is an unlimited wealth in having wisdom […]

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Charity 3/10/2019

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. -Winston Churchill Do you give? You are not going to be remembered by how much stuff you have accumulated, but by how much you impacted other’s lives. This is success. ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the […]

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Hope 3/9/2019

Hope is a waking dream. -Aristotle Our sleeping dreams usually don’t make sense and what does is hard to remember. But we can write down our waking dreams in the hopes of making them a reality. ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future […]

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Faith 3/8/2019

Concerning all acts of initiative and creation, there is one elementary truth -that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves, too. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe There is only one way to find out. Commit! ____________________ The Virtue of Faith There are things out there that we cannot see, but we know it is […]

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Courage 3/7/2019

Your eyes show the strength of your soul -Paulo Coelho Not looking someone in the eye shows a lack of confidence. It shows weakness. If you struggle with this, practice at it. ____________________ The Virtue of Courage Do you have the heart to forge ahead? Can you keep going even though your body and your […]

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Personal Impact from the “4 U’s” of Copywriting

You read the tweet. You read it again. It sounds smart, but it doesn’t make sense. You look up the words, because you are curious. Still nothing. Is this guy brilliant? Why don’t I get it? Every once in a while I am faced with this problem. I read something. I think, “Hmmm, seems profound. […]

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