Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is. —Francis Bacon A person ... Read more

Inner Peace

Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom. —James Allen People spend a lifetime searching for happiness; looking for peace. ... Read more

Kindness and Compassion

What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. They are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is ... Read more

Learning and Growth

Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors —Louisa May Alcott I'm astounded by people who want to "know" the universe when ... Read more

Letting Go

In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you. ... Read more

Life and Living

It is easier to fight for principles than to live up to them. —Alfred Adler When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning, by dreams ... Read more


At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self. —Brendan Francis Solitude . . . a ... Read more

Love and Relationships

I use the word love, not meaning sentimentality, but a condition so strong that it may be that which holds the stars in their heavenly positions and ... Read more