Hope 2/23/2019

Everything comes in time to him who knows how to wait. -Leo Tolstoy Can you afford to be patient? As Shakespeare says, “Go slowly and wisely, lest you rush, stumble and fall. ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future will be a little […]

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Hope 2/16/2019

Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge, wish for more wisdom. -Jim Rohn What are you wishing for? ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future will be […]

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Hope 2/9/2019

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. -Oscar Wilde Envision a brighter future. One in which we are truly living. Isn’t it beautiful? ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future will be a little brighter. […]

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Hope 2/2/2019

I would not give a fig for the young man in business who does not already see himself a partner, or the head of a firm. -Andrew Carnegie Check your vision. We usually see what is ahead before we arrive there. ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will […]

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Stop Dreaming for Others; Live My Own Dream

I can coach Alec in wrestling and show him all the things he could do better. I can tell him to go hard, go fast, and to have a killer attitude. The technique and the skill will come in time, so what is the problem? He hasn’t yet made the mental and emotional connection. He […]

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Hope 1/26/2019

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it. -Donald Curtis It begins with a dream. It begins with hope. What happens after that is up to you.

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Hope 1/19/2019

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve; the fear of failure. -Paulo Coelho Failure doesn’t have to last forever and shouldn’t be a deterrent in making our hopes a reality. ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future will […]

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Hope 1/12/2019

A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.-Thomas Carlyle Do not be aimless. Set your course and then navigate your way there. ______________________ The Virtue of Hope. There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future will be a little brighter. This hope is what spurns […]

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Without Hope, We Have Nothing

Much has happened since I first wrote this last Sunday morning. The message came a little closer to home than I was prepared (more on that later). It is the glimmer of hope that moves us away from despair. On occasion, my son and I will open up an old treasure chest that has been […]

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The Christmas Ten

Yesterday, I read The Ultimate Guide for Becoming an Idea Machine by James Altucher. I read this article last year and somehow forgot all about it. I may have not been an idea machine back then, but now I am ready to give this a try. How do you become an idea machine? Make a […]

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