Category Archives: power

Nothingness

“If you give people nothingness, they can ponder what can be achieved from that nothingness.” –  Tadao Ando Tadao Ando ,is a Japanese architect whose approach to architecture was once categorized as critical regionalism. Ando has led a storied life, working as a truck driver and boxer prior to settling on the profession of architecture, …

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Silence

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. Abraham Lincoln This is one of my favorite quotes as it is one I have learned much from over the span of years. There was a time when I could be a “fool” without trying as I had …

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Seeming to Be

“Each of us will one day be judged by our standard of life — not by our standard of living; by our measure of giving — not by our measure of wealth; by our simple goodness — not by our seeming greatness.” William Arthur Ward  It is remarkable how many people are caught in the …

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Silence

What a strange power there is in silence. Ralph Waldo Emerson When we think of the word silence and all of its possible meanings, many uses may come to mind; Silence in language, prayer, gestures and symbols, in music, in debate, in law, in spirituality, commemorative silence and complete silence. Each of these has a …

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Inspiration

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. Henry David Thoreau I wake up every day with what I have planned for the day and as a general rule, God (whatever that means), has plans for me beyond my wildest imagination. Such was the case last Friday. I had …

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