Category Archives: Work

WoW – Dream big.

The secret to this is in keeping with your expression and desires. Do not short change yourself. The beauty of your mind is that you can achieve whatever you conceive. I think this was first said by one of the … More

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WoW – Love all, trust a few, and wrong no one

Now here’s a challenge if ever there was one. In fact, this particular thought was presented to us over 2,000 years ago. I’m not sure if it is in the Old Testament, but it certainly is in the New Testament. … More

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WoW – The best laid plans of mice and men will often go astray.

When plans do not work out, we always seek to understand why. We can take a couple of different approaches. We can look outside ourselves and find particular circumstances that did not come to fruition. Maybe we depended upon someone … More

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WoW – Do not pursue fame.

This is difficult for many people. Not in the sense that they are seeking fame, but if you take fame down a couple of levels, what it means differently is to stop being an egomaniac. Stop looking for acknowledgement or … More

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WoW – Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.

This quote is attributed to the Earl of Chesterfield, and it is great advice. Whatever it is that you are going to do, do not do it half-baked. Anything that is half-baked is not going to be a good dish. … More

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WoW – Love many things.

This is a great piece of advice. The more things you find joy in, the greater your soul will soar. It is truly that simple. So, I would tell you to find joy in everything you do. If you can, … More

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WoW – It is harder than we remember to be a child.

If ever a thing was said with truth to it, this is one of them. It is so difficult to be non-defensive and to be full of play and joy and non-concern. It is interesting that one of the things … More

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WoW – Plan your work and work your plan.

I find it astounding that so few people truly do this. If you know you have to go to work on a particular day, you just get up and go. Well, if you are not actively pursuing your vocation in … More

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WoW – Don’t criticize others when you are angry with yourself.

This is really good advice. It is a shame that most of us do not heed it. The issue with speaking when angry is that you lose control over your tongue and then the stuff that has been buried deep … More

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WoW – Love your work and you will find pleasure in mastering it.

Some of the happiest people I have ever met are health food store owners. Another happy group, I would think, would be book store owners. These are the type of folks who start a business from passion. Their desire and … More

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