Those Lovely Intangibles

This post contains affiliate links. “Look, Doris, someday you’re going to find that your way of facing this realistic world just doesn’t work. And when you do, don’t overlook those lovely intangibles. You’ll discover they’re the only things that are worthwhile.” Fred Gailey in Miracle on 34th Street We live in a materialistic world. ItContinue reading “Those Lovely Intangibles”

History Repeats Itself Until…

“We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face…we must do that which we think we cannot.” –Eleanor Roosevelt “Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure…than to rank with those poor spirits whoContinue reading “History Repeats Itself Until…”

Empathy is Good

“We can cultivate empathy throughout our lives and use it as a radical force for social transformation.” Roman Krznaric Almost all my life I thought being empathic was a curse. I’m deeply affected by what’s going on around me, and by what people around me are feeling. If you’re not a highly empathic person youContinue reading “Empathy is Good”

The Mystery of Life

“I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.” -Dalai Lama “What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.” -Albert Pike I’ve been weeping most of the morning, because IContinue reading “The Mystery of Life”