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Food for the mind must be able to penetrate the blood brain barrier. The best penetrant of that barrier is the spirit.

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All problems become smaller if you don't dodge them, but confront them. Touch a thistle timidly, and it pricks you; grasp it boldly and its spines crumble.

- William S. Halsey, WWII U.S. Admiral

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" Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against an injustice, they send forth a ripple of hope."
© Robert F. Kennedy

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Every shedding minute is a memoir.

Yeah, and between two dogs and two cats, our house has too damn many memoirs...

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Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest.
Isaac Asimov

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Creationists make it sound as though a 'theory' is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night.
Isaac Asimov

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Concentration, in its truest, unadulterated form, means the ability to focus the mind on one single solitary thing.

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Concentration, in its truest, unadulterated form, means the ability to focus the mind on one single solitary thing.

To me that sounds like "tunnelvision" or even narrow mindedness. Concentration on many things simultaneously isn't easy, but it's more in keeping with reality.

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To me that sounds like "tunnelvision" or even narrow mindedness. Concentration on many things simultaneously isn't easy, but it's more in keeping with reality.

Imagine yourself a snake charmer somewhere in India.

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Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods.

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Problems in life come free, solutions come with work and giving up comes with a large price...no success.

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