To convert life experience into the seeds of love, kindness, gratitude and appreciation and to plant them into the human spirit of others.
The scarcest commodity in the world, by far, is time. And we all have some.
Choose belief over doubt.
Choose goals over wishes.
Choose trust over fear.
Contrast is clarity.
Once we are on our path there are little chances to deviate, small moments when some other force comes into play and knocks you off your trajectory.
What could be powerful enough to change a path?
Every parent who has had two wrestlers wrestling at the same time know the range of emotions one experiences. Now, Imagine having twins wrestle together.
Death, a divorce, a diagnosis, a random act of violence.
They always happen to other people.
But what do you do if it does happen to you?
I have never walked the 500 mile Camino de Santiago in Spain like so many writers seeking to find themselves do.
Nor, have I ever walked the 1,560 mile Pacific Coast Trail like Cheryl Stayed did when she wrote “Wild.”
The Gulf Stream will flow through a straw provided the straw is aligned to the Gulf Stream, and not at cross purposes with it.
I needn’t remind you that you didn’t set out to achieve something ordinary. You set out to accomplish something extraordinary.
Therefore it is going to require an extraordinary effort.