Three Lies

Three lies:
1. I am what I do.
2. I am what I have.
3. I am what others think of me.

— Unknown —

Three lies:
1. I am what I do.
2. I am what I have.
3. I am what others think of me.

Make or Break Storms

And once the storm is over, you won't remember how you made it through; how you managed to survive. You won't even be sure whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won't be the same person who walked in. That's what this storm's all about.

— Haruki Murakami —

And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through; how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about…

Uncertainty Soil

Fear and faith need the same thing: the soil of uncertainty.

— Unknown —

Fear and faith need the same thing: the soil of uncertainty…

Dream and Fly

Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.

— Langston Hughes —

Hold fast to dreams for if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.

Thoughts From The Trail – Small Adjustments

All big things come from small beginnings. The seed of every habit is a single, tiny decision. But as that decision is repeated, a habit sprouts and grows stronger.

— James Clear —

All big things come from small beginnings. The seed of every habit is a single, tiny decision. But as that decision is repeated, a habit sprouts and grows stronger..

Power In Numbers

An arch consists of two weaknesses which, leaning one against the other, make a strength.

— Leonardo da Vinci —

An arch consists of two weaknesses which, leaning one against the other, make a strength…

Do What You Can

Do what you can, with what you've got, where you are.

— Teddy Roosevelt via Squire Bill Widener —

Random Quote Reflections The opening quote came to me several times while riding my bike on the Miami River Corridor path this past Saturday. Why that quote? I’m glad you asked. Over the past couple of months, I’ve had to live with my heart in Atrial Fibrillation, which causes it to beat much faster when…

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A Different Kind of Poor

Some people are so poor, that all they have is money.

— Unknown —

Some people are so poor, that all they have is money…

Another Father’s Day of Fond Memories

Dad...remembering you is easy; I do it every day. Missing you is the heartache that never goes away.

— Unknown —

Dad…remembering you is easy, I do it every day. Missing you is the heartache that never goes away…

Nature’s Wealth

He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature.

— Socrates —

He is rich who is content with the least; for contentment is the wealth of nature…