Reblogged from Friday Morning Messages: We are a society that is seduced by packaging. At Christmas time we can buy beautifully prepackaged sets of products. Unfortunately when we open them up, we find tiny bottles and a whole lot of garbage. The same is true of our leaders. So often we hear fiery rhetoric, phrases […]
Friday Morning Message: “Rhetoric is not important. Actions are.” – Nelson Mandela.
“We are an impossibility in an impossible universe.” ~ Ray Bradbury This image, dubbed “Celestial Fireworks,” was taken by the Wide Field Planetary Camera 2 from the Hubble Space Telescope. (Courtesy of NASA). Waking up on a cool South Florida morning is a blessing. In fact, waking up any morning is a blessing. Yesterday the US […]
“And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; It tolls for thee….” ~ John Donne Today is the 50th anniversary of the death of John F. Kennedy. To be honest, I don’t remember his death, even though I was old enough at the time. For me and my family, that was around […]
“Every person that you meet knows something you don’t; learn from them.” ~ H. Jackson Brown Jr. Last weekend I went on a road trip. The journey was relatively short yet in less than two hours I was transported to another world. Along with a group of nursing students, I was participating in a health fair […]
“What we see depends mainly on what we look for.” ~ John Lubbock. Have you ever wondered what makes some people able to be happy all the time, despite having to deal with significant challenges? I have often been in awe of those who are able to see the bright side, no matter what life throws […]