Every day is a new day. As the song says, "Pick yourself up, dust yourself off, start all over again." And here's a fine quote from Elizabeth Taylor, a fine quote indeed... That's it, you know. Passionate women who feel things completely learn this, you make yourself get up and get on with it. She's… Continue reading Every Day is a New Day
Here we are, can you believe it, going into September. Where does the time go? I'm still reading Carl Sandburg's big book of Abraham Lincoln. I've no words adequate to do it justice. There is no doubt that the United States would not still exist, our Constitution would not have been preserved, were it not… Continue reading When Half-Gods Go
Civility becomes fragile when a society forgets the consequences of the alternative. Civility, is an agreement. Edit: It could even be said that civility is an agreement with one's self.
The rain has been seemingly incessant. It was ingrained in me throughout my youth not to be a "complainer." However, seeing as how I am now firmly into my middle age, I am, on occasion, given to indulging myself in a bit of complaining and I will tell you, I think I've had it with… Continue reading Inclement Weather, and Quotes from Saint Joan
A bit of wisdom gleaned from today's reading, though certainly it has been said before, paraphrased: If you want golden eggs, don't kill the golden goose.
This quote works on so many levels. Human beings are perfectly imperfect. If you're still making changes, that means you're still learning new things.