March 16, 2014

STOP AND THINK – We must warn people not to build nests in trees destined for the axe. (Author unknown) A thought-provoking metaphor! Building nests implies making some kind of permanent investment, whether it’s a “nest egg” of savings or a...

March 15, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Man’s mind once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimension. (Oliver Wendell Holmes, late United States Supreme Court associate justice) That truth just might be a two-edged sword. If an evil idea is...

March 14, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Whenever you get one inch above the ground in your own esteem, you are that inch too high. (Charles Spurgeon, 19th century British preacher) Self-esteem is an important element in today’s evaluation of a person’s value...

March 13, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Look for things to laugh at—and laugh out loud. (Charles Swindoll, pastor and author) Life is serious. At times the events of our lives are not only tedious, but there are times when circumstances and responsibilities hang...

March 11, 2014

STOP AND THINK – To lead with integrity means to place the highest value on issues of character and the heart, not on outward conformity and performance. (Scott Morton, management consultant) Our society seems to honor achievement and...

March 10, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them. (Epictetus, 2nd century Greek Stoic philosopher) It may require a little maturity to see things the way Epictetus did. Most of us are inclined to...

March 9, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character. (Albert Einstein, 20th century theoretical physicist) Our attitude is one of the very few things we can control. If we don’t, our emotions will be affected by every...

March 8, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Everything that is done in the world is done by hope. (Martin Luther, 16th century Reformation leader) Many different factors motivate people to move ahead, to pursue a dream or a vision. But, no doubt, as Luther suggested...

March 7, 2014

STOP AND THINK – The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes. (Marcel Proust, 19th-20th century French novelist) Is it possible that we have become so attached to our surroundings and our limited...

March 6, 2014

STOP AND THINK – Ah, but a man’s reach should exceed his grasp, Or what’s a heaven for? (Robert Browning, 19th century English poet) Ambition is sometimes thought of as an unworthy attribute, especially when one seeks to achieve more for...

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