Right to Life or the 2nd Amendment?

At times this blog must put aside helpful tactics, motivational thoughts, or inspiring stories to shed light on clear and obvious problems. The tragedy at Robb Elementary was just the latest consequence of a nation unwilling and unable, perhaps too selfish, to make the changes necessary to protect the rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of freedom for all citizens. Instead putting their own selfish notions of freedom and insecurity first.

Possession does not bring us Happiness

Yesterday I discussed one of my father’s favorite sayings about graveyards being full of indispensable people, finding that it was originally said by Charles de Gaulle. Today I have another one of my father’s witticisms that I believe is relevant to this blog. I cannot find any evidence of anyone else having said it soContinue reading “Possession does not bring us Happiness”

Happiness Thought for the Day: Be Free

“Man’s life begins when he wakens to his freedom.” Alan Watts I recently finished reading “The Meaning of Happiness” by Alan Watts. In the spirit of full transparency, his level of intellect, wisdom, and knowledge drastically surpasses my own and as such I am cautious in my attempts to communicate his thoughts. I will beContinue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day: Be Free”

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