“You have comfort. You don’t have luxury. And don’t tell me that money plays a part. The luxury I advocate has nothing to do with money. It cannot be bought. It is the reward of those who have no fear of discomfort.” — Jean Cocteau       Photo by Drew Coffman on Unsplash

Everyone is…

Everyone is equally extraordinary, but in a uniquely individual way. It won’t always be obvious, but if you take the time to learn, you’ll find it. ~Matthew Dornquast

Great Argument

‘Let me explain the problem science has with religion.’ ‘You’re a Christian, aren’t you, son?’ ‘Yes sir,’ the student says. ‘So you believe in God?’ ‘Absolutely. ‘ ‘Is God good?’ ‘Sure! God’s good.’ ‘Is God all-powerful? Can God do anything?’ ‘Yes’ ‘Are you good or evil?’ ‘The Bible says I’m evil.’ The professor grins knowingly. …


I couldn’t wait for success, so I went ahead without it. ~ Jonathan Winters Just what is success? I would say that we all have different definitions and that even those change over time. I’d consider shooting under par success (actually that might fall in the ‘miracle’ category) but I doubt Tiger Woods would consider …

The Reasonable Man

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man. -George Bernard Shaw

The Brain

“The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts the moment you get up and doesn’t stop until you get into the office.” ~ Robert Frost