What you don’t know…

Aerodynamically the bumblebee shouldn’t be able to fly, but the bumblebee doesn’t know so it goes flying anyway.

Mary Kay Ash

The happy life…

The happy life is not achieved through directly seeking happiness or through avoiding suffering at all costs, but through our being willing to confront, experience and learn from our suffering whenever it may arise. Any philosophy or therapy that overlooks this point, or peddles quick-fix solutions or strategies of avoidance … is not only . . . → Read More: The happy life…

The test of greatness…

He who has never failed somewhere, that man cannot be great. Failure is the test of greatness.

Herman Melville

The direction of the wind?

I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.

Jimmy Dean

The measure of success…

I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.

George S. Patton