Wise Words No. 102 (Most Dangerous Risk)

Oct 23, 2013 by

“The most dangerous risk of all– the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the...

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Wise Words No. 101 (Be Yourself … or)

Oct 9, 2013 by

Always be yourself. Unless … you can be a pirate. Then always be a pirate.

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Wise Words No. 100 (The Rain Dance)

Sep 25, 2013 by

Wow – so we just hit, as you will see in the title, our 100th Wise Word. Applause, applause, applause. Here’s...

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Wise Words No. 99 (Enemies)

Sep 18, 2013 by

“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something in your life.” Winston Churchill

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Wise Words No. 98 (Testing Character)

Sep 4, 2013 by

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you to test a man’s character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln

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Wise Words No. 97 (Playing The Hand)

Aug 1, 2013 by

Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well Jack London

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Wednesday’s Wise Word No. 96 (Do It)

Jul 25, 2013 by

Somehow Wednesday disappeared, so I’m a day late “Do or do not …  there is no try” Master Yoda

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Wise Words No. 95 (The Goal)

Jul 17, 2013 by

We all die. The goal isn’t to live forever. The goal is to create something that will. Chuck Palahniuk, author of the...

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Wise Words No. 94 (Climbing Fish)

Jul 3, 2013 by

Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is...

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Wise Words No. 93 (The Best)

Jun 26, 2013 by

It’s not about being the best, it’s about being better than you were yesterday.

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Wise Words No. 92 (Meaning of Life)

Jun 19, 2013 by

The meaning of life is to find your gift The purpose of life is to give it away Pablo Picasso

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Wise Words No. 91 (Significance)

Jun 12, 2013 by

Keep it simple … but make it significant

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Wise Words No. 90 (Dying For Something)

May 29, 2013 by

If you don’t have anything in your life worth dying for, then you have nothing worth living for.  

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Wise Words No. 89 (Being Afraid)

May 22, 2013 by

“Bran thought about it. ‘Can a man still be brave if he’s afraid?’ ‘That is the only time a man can be...

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Wise Words No. 88 (The Impossible)

May 15, 2013 by

It’s kind of fun to do the impossible Walt Disney

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Wise Words No. 87 (Opposition)

Apr 24, 2013 by

You are closest to your victory when you face the greatest opposition. Joel Osteen

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Wise Words No. 86 (The Most Important Days)

Apr 17, 2013 by

“The two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain

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Wise Words No. 85 (Facing Death)

Apr 10, 2013 by

“Near certainty of death … little chance of success … what are we waiting for?” The Lord of the Rings – T

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Sunday’s Column – Wise Words No. 2

Apr 7, 2013 by

I collect what I refer to as “wise words.” These are sayings I pick up, mostly from movies. That in itself bugs the SONs of...

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Wise Words No. 84 (Destiny)

Apr 3, 2013 by

“If you fight your destiny, you will be miserable. You must embrace it and revel in every moment.” The Librarian

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Wise Words No. 83 (Real Friends)

Mar 13, 2013 by

“A mere friend will agree with you, but a real friend will argue.” Russian proverb

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Wise Words No. 82 (Friendship)

Mar 6, 2013 by

“Real friendship is shown in times of trouble; prosperity is full of friends” Euripides

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Wise Words No. 81 (Character)

Feb 27, 2013 by

If it is true that your character is the sum of your habits, then develop the right ones and your character will take care of itself.

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Wise Words No. 80 (Getting Credit)

Feb 20, 2013 by

“It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.” Harry S. Truman

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Wise Words No. 79 (Live The Life)

Feb 13, 2013 by

“Go confidentially in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. Henry David Thoreau. He’s close,...

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