Monthly Archives: June 2013

The art of living

“To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties – of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence” -Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The art of living

“To live is not merely to breathe; it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties – of all those parts of ourselves which give us the feeling of existence” -Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Our deepest fears hold our salvation

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous,

Our deepest fears hold our salvation

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous,

I believe in man

“I feel no need for any other faith than my faith in the kindness of human beings. I am so absorbed in the wonder of Earth and the life upon it that I cannot think of heaven and   angels.”

I believe in man

“I feel no need for any other faith than my faith in the kindness of human beings. I am so absorbed in the wonder of Earth and the life upon it that I cannot think of heaven and   angels.”

Pain is temporary

Ignore the ending, but since they made the video i guess they deserve the free advertising PERSEVERE

Pain is temporary

Ignore the ending, but since they made the video i guess they deserve the free advertising PERSEVERE

Support our president

For the last few years, whenever President Obama addresses the nation, it is with a sincere attempt to plead with the American public to hold politicians accountable for their inaction in order to avert the latest GOP created crisis. He

Support our president

For the last few years, whenever President Obama addresses the nation, it is with a sincere attempt to plead with the American public to hold politicians accountable for their inaction in order to avert the latest GOP created crisis. He

Keeping out of politics

“In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics.’ All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.” -George Orwell

Keeping out of politics

“In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics.’ All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.” -George Orwell

Nigeria, the new Iraq

Once upon a time Nigeria was a struggling country located on the west coast of Africa mired in centuries of strife and dereliction from European colonialism.  The misappropriation of resources, the blatant disregard for human life from constant civil and

Nigeria, the new Iraq

Once upon a time Nigeria was a struggling country located on the west coast of Africa mired in centuries of strife and dereliction from European colonialism.  The misappropriation of resources, the blatant disregard for human life from constant civil and

Monkey see, monkey do

“So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs.” -Elbert Hubbard

Monkey see, monkey do

“So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs.” -Elbert Hubbard

All hail the king

Since when did it become the American way to only cheer for the underdog? Why can’t we cheer for the guy who is dominant at what he does?  Is he not worthy of our adoration?  Why is it that the

All hail the king

Since when did it become the American way to only cheer for the underdog? Why can’t we cheer for the guy who is dominant at what he does?  Is he not worthy of our adoration?  Why is it that the

Laugh at life

“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.” -Bill Cosby

Laugh at life

“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.” -Bill Cosby

Master debaters

Whenever there are political debates, contention on the floor of the Senate, or simply politicians grandstanding for the cameras, all our politicians seem to do is just spew vitriol about the other party’s political agenda.  The main focus of these

Master debaters

Whenever there are political debates, contention on the floor of the Senate, or simply politicians grandstanding for the cameras, all our politicians seem to do is just spew vitriol about the other party’s political agenda.  The main focus of these