It appears to me that they who in proof of any assertion rely simply on the weight of authority, without adducing any argument in support of it, act very absurdly. I, on the contrary, wish to be allowed freely to question and freely to answer you without any sort of adulation, as well becomes those […]
‘If you put the sand into the jar first,’ he continued, ‘there is no room for the pebbles or the golf balls. The same goes for life.
One of the most common pieces of advice many people hear is something along the lines of, “Everything in moderation.” Of course, this advice usually comes in response to over indulgence in something that the advice giver thinks is bad for you. “Beer is fine, but in moderation.” “It’s OK to watch TV / play […]
When did teaching start being seen as such a bad career choice, the last resort of “those who can’t”? We (as a collective society) revere coaches in sports, and go to great lengths to find great coaches for our precocious little athletes. Why don’t we give the same respect and support to, and expect the […]
A reflection on the importance of paying attention to the world around you, especially the people around you, and being open to the opportunities that present themselves. Not just opportunities for success, but opportunities for making a difference.