Monthly Archives: June, 2013

Happiness

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus Albert Camus was a French Algerian author, philosopher, and journalist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. He was a key …

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Value

“We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly.” – Aristotle Aristotle was a Greek philosopher and scientist, student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. His writings cover many subjects, including physics, metaphysics, poetry, theater, music, logic, rhetoric, politics, government, ethics, …

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Perception

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison I can only imagine the frustration a pessimist had with Thomas Edison. Here was a man who always saw the cup as full of opportunity. He never felt defeated. He felt frustrated, disappointed, curious, and foolish, but he always saw …

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What Are We Waiting For

“Life is no brief candle to me.” – George Bernard Shaw How often are we asked why we are not using the special china or tablecloth or why we are not going to see a favored performer or show or why we are not going to visit a place we have always had a special …

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Kindness

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain They have often said that music is the universal language and I must say that music certainly elevates me in very special ways. I must say however, that Random Acts of Kindness, for me, are truly the music …

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