I am a quick study - I can memorize a script in an hour - but I can't remember a name three seconds.
OK, I’ll admit it I have gone into memory overload. I am sure that is the reason why I…Continue
Added by Ray on June 18, 2013 at 2:51am — No Comments
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
I have written lately about the barriers to accomplishment that…Continue
Added by Ray on June 17, 2013 at 2:43am — No Comments
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Yesterday I shared a letter that was forwarded to me by a retired professor friend that talked about the…Continue
Added by Ray on June 14, 2013 at 2:32am — No Comments
“It`s not how old you are, it`s how you are old.”
As you know I have often reported that my life has never been better even though I have had to depend on more medical intervention…Continue
Added by Ray on June 13, 2013 at 2:44am — No Comments
If you have zest and enthusiasm you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Norman Vincent Peale
I am sometimes criticized for my having an excess of enthusiasm. I am not sure where…Continue
Added by Ray on June 12, 2013 at 2:24am — No Comments
“I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God's business.”
Michael J. Fox
Last week two of my friends talked about how burdensome perfectionism can…Continue
Added by Ray on June 11, 2013 at 4:29am — No Comments
The great tragedy of life is not that men perish, but that they cease to love.
William Somerset Maugham
The good news is that I’m over last week’s illness; the bad news is that I had a different internal…Continue
Added by Ray on June 10, 2013 at 3:17am — No Comments
“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”
Henry Stanley Haskins
Rather than me rambling this morning I want to offer something written by Marc…Continue
Added by Ray on June 7, 2013 at 2:46am — No Comments
Don't let one bad day ruin everything for you. Tomorrow is a new day.
Good morning, It will be especially good for me for I have improved to the point I will be adventuring out to attend a Salvation Army Donut Day event. So…Continue
Added by Ray on June 6, 2013 at 1:43am — No Comments
Through humor, you can soften some of the worst blows that life delivers. And once you find laughter, no matter how painful your situation might be, you can survive it.
I am still in recovery mode…Continue
Added by Ray on June 5, 2013 at 3:05am — No Comments
Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God's greatest gifts.
I woke up last night and for some reason found myself thinking of the people I have met…Continue
Added by Ray on June 4, 2013 at 3:30am — No Comments
I enjoy convalescence. It is the part that makes the illness worthwhile.
George Bernard Shaw
Monday already, time seems to be rushing by. Although I must say I had a heck of a week last week. The…Continue
Added by Ray on June 3, 2013 at 5:33am — No Comments
Holding on is believing that there’s only a past; letting go is knowing that there’s a future.
Daphne Rose Kingma
One of the great lessons that come with age is understanding that you cannot change what has…Continue
Added by Ray on May 31, 2013 at 2:44am — No Comments
"Too many young musicians today want to win polls before they learn their instruments."
Hi, sorry I can’t stop now I am off to a meeting. Just so you will have something to read while…Continue
Added by Ray on May 30, 2013 at 2:44am — No Comments
Your greatest power is to be... More loving, more courageous, more joyous, more friendly, more sensitive, more aware, more forgiving, more tolerant, more humble, more patient, more helpful. In essence, the power to be a better human being.
Added by Ray on May 29, 2013 at 2:54am — No Comments
Follow your dreams, believe in yourself and don't give up.
Our annual Memorial Day in the US is now behind us and it traditionally marks the unofficial beginning of summer which…Continue
Added by Ray on May 28, 2013 at 2:34am — No Comments
The brave die never, though they sleep in dust:
Their courage nerves a thousand living men.
Minot J. Savage
It is a national holiday in my country today and I am taking the day…Continue
Added by Ray on May 27, 2013 at 2:41am — No Comments
Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days.
I am not one of those who think that there is not a lot in today’s world that is better than it was years ago. For example I would not be visiting with you…Continue
Added by Ray on May 24, 2013 at 2:42am — No Comments
"If it is to be, it is up to me."
William H. Johnsen
As a quick side note I want to share a message I got the other day from a Daily reader. Here is what she said.
Added by Ray on May 23, 2013 at 2:36am — No Comments
“Be the one who nurtures and builds. Be the one who has an understanding and a forgiving heart one who looks for the best in people. Leave people better than you found them.”
Marvin J. Ashton
I have come to believe that one of the greatest attributes we can have is…Continue
Added by Ray on May 22, 2013 at 2:41am — No Comments