53 Proverbs That Can Help You Live A Happier Life

Proverbs are memorable sayings. Proverbs are meaningful messages, moral maxims, and timeless truths. Their wholesome words come from many cultures and several sources to teach us important life lessons. John Russell said, “A proverb is the wisdom of many and the wit of one.” The nuggets of wisdom they contain can help you live a happier life. Benjamin Franklin […] Continue reading →

Numbers, Large and Small, and the Secret of Life

The number behind The Secret of Life. Numbers play a vital role in our day-to-day lives. From the day we make our appearance known, right down to the minute, we enter into the visible and invisible realm of numbers. Before we can count, it is being done for us. The date and time of our birth is recorded. We are whisked off to […] Continue reading →

How To Get Rid Of Laziness Once and For All

The rewards of spiritual laziness. How To Get Rid Of Laziness Once and For All Do you have difficulty making decisions and find yourself floundering in a sea of uncertainty ? Is your attitude one of ambivalence?  Do you lack enthusiasm, motivation or a sense of direction for your life? Do you spend more time procrastinating than you do on being truly […] Continue reading →

The Biology of Belief: Does What You Think Really Matter?

What controls the outcome of our biology? The answer may surprise you! The Biology of Belief: Does What You Think Really Matter? Do you give much thought to how you think? Does what you think really matter? One of the most brilliant minds to tackle this question is Bruce H. Lipton, Ph.D. He is a world-renowned cell biologist, pioneer of science, and author. In the early days of […] Continue reading →

What the Lines Of Our Lives Teach Us

What every line of life teaches us... Recently, I wrote a post about some things that puzzle me. Something else has intrigued me for a very long time, and it is this: The Lines Of Our Lives For a number of years in my spare time, I have been developing a thesis about life. It is relatively simple in the singular, but […] Continue reading →

The Wisdom of Suffering…

The solitude of suffering, as described by John O'Donohue The Wisdom of Suffering… At one time or another, we have all experienced suffering to varying degrees. Physical pain is a form of suffering, but mostly it indicates emotional pain or mental anguish. This has been a roller coaster week for me. A friend of mine, Travis, had a serious heart attack and ended up […] Continue reading →

Life Lessons From A Puzzle

At first glance, a puzzle can be baffling. There is a certain amount of mystery to a puzzle. Like puzzles, people are different shapes, sizes and colors. Each carries his or her own image. Whether it’s an old-fashioned cardboard table puzzle, online, or in real life itself, we are often perplexed by the enormity of the task when starting a puzzle. In the […] Continue reading →

13 Essential Vitamins For Personal Success

Did you know there are 13 essential vitamins for personal success? According to the National Institutes of Health, there are 13 vitamins that are essential to our development, function and growth. Most people have a basic awareness of these, but have no idea that there are also 13 essential vitamins for personal success! An Overview of Essential Vitamins The essential vitamins are: A, or retinol, is […] Continue reading →

Maya Angelou: Her Love, Her Life, Her Legacy

Dr. Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928-May 28, 2014) R.I.P. Maya This past week, the world lost a truly great human being, Dr. Maya Angelou. The above photo is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license via Wikipedia Commons.  On her official website, her son, Guy B. Johnson, posted this announcement: Statement from Dr. Maya Angelou’s Family: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Dr. Maya Angelou […] Continue reading →

To Wait Or Not To Wait, That Is The Question

My BUTLERism for the word WAIT. To Wait Or Not Wait – That Is The Question There is a tendency in today’s world to not want to wait. We want everything now. The idea of delayed gratification may be a foreign concept to those who: have a microwave oven mentality. make a sense of entitlement an art form. rely heavily on […] Continue reading →