Blog
07-26-2019
My boat partner, on his airplane trip home to America from India where he had been studying meditation, sent me a hand-written message, “After searching in seminars, reading, speakers, I have become a...
06-28-2019
Was talking to a friend after our morning workout this morning. He volunteered that he wants to lose 25 lbs, I, 14 pounds. I weighed myself after the conversation and it is 16 pounds. I suggested that...
06-21-2019
A great quote: “Freedom is the only worthy goal in life.” It is won by disregarding those things that are beyond my control. A variation of this is The Serenity Prayer, “God Grant Me The Serenity To A...
06-14-2019
I keep looking, every day, for inspiration. Something is beautiful or just plain inspiring on kindness in action. The Dalai Lama and his co-author Dr. Howard Cutler, in the book, “The Art of Happiness...
06-07-2019
Was talking to my old pal Dean this morning and we were talking about the opinion, “How lucky we are, we have a purpose in life, to help others who want to be helped.” When my wife and I lost everythi...
05-24-2019
When Jim Collins wrote about the Level Five Leadership, our Roundtable members, were interested. The Level Five executives who displayed very high levels of determination. The “iron will” that helped ...
03-29-2019
Show me a young person’s friends and I will share some insights to their future. At age 42, I had never run any distance. Four of us started talking a little about starting to run. Bill Bump, Gary Tom...
02-22-2019
After doing “this work” for over sixty-years, many feel I should retire, close-up shop, go home, close the drapes and wait for it to get late. I can do it and possibly live comfortably with my wife. T...
02-08-2019
There is a wonderful song on the Barbra Streisand CD, “People who need people are the luckiest people, in the world.” I was listening to her rendition recently and then realized I am one of those peop...
01-25-2019
Was going to the gym, before work, early as is my practice, five days per week. As I got up to cruising speed on Hwy 509, I realized I should look at the speedometer, I saw I was going exactly 60 mph....