Monday Motivation

Appreciating Recognition

“Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.”   – Alexander Smith The words we use and the appreciation we share matter profoundly. Offered negatively, they serve as leverage to drive others further…
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May Book Club Discussion

Updated 5/22/2013 with kick-off video for chapters 10 – epilogue. Watch the video below kicking off the second half (chapters 10 – epilogue) of  The Heart and The Fist by Eric Greitens. Happy reading and don’t forget to share your…
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Victim v. Victor

“You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going. What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith…
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Love v. Fear – Poem

After writing my blog about how we can respond to the bombing in Boston, I found this poem by Sarah Nean Bruce inspiring and wanted to share it in case you do too:            LOVE IS UNCONDITIONAL (fear…
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Love Wins

“Loving can cost a lot, but not loving costs more. Those who fear to love often find that want of love is an emptiness that robs the joy from life.” – Merle Shain The tragic bombings in Boston this…
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How Heroes Speak

“If you think you can or you think you can’t, either way you’re right.” ~ Henry Ford Did you ever have that one teacher, mentor, coach, partner or friend who pushed and prodded and believed in you? Maybe she…
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