Tag Archives: Self Respect

Penny Candy and Pigtails – The #Resilience to #Win

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”  ~Nelson Mandela What is your earliest life memory? Last week a colleague and I took  a few minutes to take that walk down memory lane. I … Continue reading

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Your Failure has a Name, Your #Success has a #Face

“Named must your fear be before banish it you can.”  ~Yoda I kinda got on a Yoda roll yesterday and had to complete the thought. I blogged about the need to ‘DO’ and push through to be self-fulfilled. The other … Continue reading

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Blindness is Not Acceptable #Thanksgiving #LoveThyself

      “I never doubted my ability, but when you hear all your life you’re inferior, it makes you wonder if the other guys have something you’ve never seen before. If they do, I’m still looking for it.” ~Hank Aaron … Continue reading

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Choose Your Parents Carefully, Please #Broken #Blessed #Family #Gifts

You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them. – Desmond Tutu There has been a time when almost every child has wanted someone else to be their parent. Maybe your parent danced just a little … Continue reading

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Stop, Drop, and Listen #Patience #Persistence

If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom. ~ African proverb A full water glass cannot get new water. Pride is like old water in your mind. If you’re filled with the pride of your … Continue reading

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Just Before I Jumped… #Perserverance, #Patience, and #Pain

“The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is, that one often comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won’t.” Beecher, Henry Ward American Congregational preacher (1813–1887) I know that feels like a life threat, to say I’m about … Continue reading

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Commitment Equals Life #YourDestiny

“Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes… but no plans.” Peter F. Drucker  So many people want to do so many things. So they say, but it often just amounts to talk. It’s only hopeless dreams and aspirations … Continue reading

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