Courage Leads To Bravery

The Future Does Not Belong To The Fainthearted It Belongs To The Brave - Ronald Reagan

"The future doesn't belong to the fainthearted. It belongs to the brave." - Ronald Reagan Bravery stems from courage. You see, courage is the willingness to overcome fear in the face of pain, hardship, and threats of violence even unto death, bravery is taking action without considering personal risk - it's doing what must be… Continue reading Courage Leads To Bravery

Keep Your Face Toward The Light

Keep You Face Always Toward The Sunshine And The Shadows Will Fall Behind You - Walt Whitman

8/25/18 "Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and the shadows will fall behind you." - Walt Whitman There will always be great shadows of inner-doubt, external criticism, and challenges that must be overcome in order to achieve our dreams, but if we stay focused on our¬†Purpose and Direction¬†and the immediate goals that lie before… Continue reading Keep Your Face Toward The Light

There’s A Better Way – Find It

There Is A Better Way - Find It - Thomas Edison

8/23/18 "There's a better way to do it, find it." - Thomas Edison Even things that are "working fine" either can be improved today or will need to be improved in the tomorrows to come as changes take place around us. So what are the things that change? They could be personal or professional -… Continue reading There’s A Better Way – Find It

Effort & Courage Need Purpose & Direction

Effort and Courage Are Not Enough Without Purpose and Direction

8/22/18 "Effort and courage are not enough without purpose and direction." - John F. Kennedy I believe JFK's statement works forward or backward today. In some parts of society, I see great efforts being made for change (from both sides of many issues) and in these, there is no lack of courage to stand for… Continue reading Effort & Courage Need Purpose & Direction

Close Your Eyes To See

8/21/18 "I shut my eyes in order to see." - Paul Gauguin There are a few roads we could travel with this quote, and I may revisit it later, but today I'd like to wander down the path of our perceptions and judgments of people and situations. Most of our perceptions about "reality" come from… Continue reading Close Your Eyes To See