Month: November 2009

Lessons Learned 2009-11-29

It was Thanksgiving week, but it’s time to review the week! 1) Your late 20s is the real coming of age The one thing I realized this week is that your late 20s are much more significant than your adolescence. While you shape habits and lifestyle in your teenage years, you’re making a lot of …

Quote of the Day 2009-11-29

Why, O my friends, did ye so often puff me up, telling me that I was fortunate? For he that is fallen low did never firmly stand. -Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius, Consolation of Philosophy Added trivia: Boethius invented the wheel of fortune, as a philosophical theory of history that a turn of the wheel could …

Quote of the Day 2009-11-12

We stand equally against government by a plutocracy and government by a mob. There is something to be said for government by a great aristocracy which has furnished leaders to the nation in peace and war for generations; even a democrat like myself must admit this. But there is absolutely nothing to be said for …