Tag: faith

Making the Stretch

“Not in his goals but in his transitions man is great” (Ralph Waldo Emerson). Okay, I generally do not like either-or language. I am a lumper. I am a joiner. I am a both-and thinker. So here, Emerson has created a needless either-or, when he could have just made a great both-and. “Not only in […]

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Life Shrinks or Life Expands

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” Anais Nin “Courage is the first of human virtues because it makes all others possible.” Aristotle “It is never safe to look into the future with eyes of fear.” Edward Harriman **************** Before I share a few of my thoughts on courage, here are the counts […]

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