Month: June 2016

Outside your box

“If you allow people to make more withdrawals than deposits in your life, you will be out of balance and in the negative! Know when to close the account.” ~ Christie Williams With a stop light, green means ‘go’ and yellow means ‘slow down’. With a banana, however, it is quite the opposite. Yellow means…

Self loathing

“Hate, it has caused a lot of problems in this world, but it has not solved one yet.” ~ Maya Angelou (1928 – 2014) Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness…

Preparations

“I don’t think anybody anywhere can talk about the future of their people or of an organization without talking about education. Whoever controls the education of our children controls our future.” ~ Wilma Mankiller (1945 – 2010) Live neither in the past nor in the future, but let each day’s work absorb your entire energies,…

Purpose

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” to this day, especially in times of “disaster,” I remember my mother’s words and I am always comforted by realizing that there are…

Judge and jury

“It makes me so mad that solime people underestimate the wisdom and energy of young people. All because they don’t look the way older folks think they should look.” ~ Johnny Cash (1932 – 2003) Be kind – Remember every one you meet is fighting a battle – everybody’s lonesome. ~ Marion Parker Today’s Guyku…