Archive for May 2013
“To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.” – Socrates One time, when I was ten, my mother told me to wash the dishes. So I washed the dishes. An hour later, Mother found me in the living room reading and asked me why I had not... Read more »
“Chivalry is only a name for that general spirit or state of mind which disposes men to heroic actions, and keeps them conversant with all that is beautiful and sublime in the intellectual and moral world.” – Kenelm Henry Digby The other day, I got the following text from a buddy of mine: “I’m making... Read more »
“We all have some type of evil little monster inside.” Often times when we get in relationships we get in to them guarded, ready and willing to protect ourselves against harm. Most of the time, we do this because we have been hurt in the past and we vowed to never be hurt like that... Read more »
“To be a man is precisely, to be responsible.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery I have been blessed with a wonderful grandfather who has over the years dropped some serious knowledge on me. I only wish I had been as smart as Justin Halpern and maybe I too would have a best selling book filled with... Read more »
“The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.” – Thomas Merton In the past week I have had several mini conversations with people in rocky relationships – at... Read more »
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