Archive for March, 2012
For all of us, who live with the disappointment that results from those who should do the right thing, but don’t
Advising panicky white-collar criminals on what life is like behind bars is a bull-market business, what with all the arrests on Wall Street for insider trading. As America’s lockups have become more crowded, so has the prison-prep industry.
– Michael Rothfeld, The Wall Street Journal
School for Scoundrels: Doing Time in Prison Prep School
Your power to choose the direction of your life allows you to reinvent yourself, to change your future and to powerfully influence the rest of creation. It is the one gift that enables us to elevate our life to higher and higher levels.
– Steven R. Covey
The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness
Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life?
– Luke 12:25
It is important to keep a still place in the ‘marketplace.’ This still place is where God can dwell and speak to us. It is also the place from which we can speak in a healing way to all the people we meet in our busy days. Without that still place we start spinning.
– Henri J.M. Nouwen regarding Psalm 46:10
Bread for the Journey
For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through endurance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
– Romans 15:4