But on the other hand……

“New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not already common.” – John Locke

What can I get for ya?

Summer!  That special time of the year when you get to eat all of those tasty delicacies of speculative origin which have absolutely no nutritional value, but go down so easy and make… Continue reading

Sons and father

“You don’t raise heroes, you raise sons. And if you treat them like sons, they’ll turn out to be heroes, even if it’s just in your own eyes.” – Walter M. Schirra, Sr.

The art of the nap

“There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled.” – Ovid

Leveraging the technology

“Nowadays we have so many things that take our attention – phones, internet – and perhaps we need to disconnect from those and focus on the immediate world around us and the people… Continue reading

That’s one ugly baby!

“I was so ugly my mother used to feed me with a sling shot.” – Rodney Dangerfield  

Youthful infatuation

“Infatuation is not quite the same thing as love; it’s more like love’s shady second cousin who’s always borrowing money and can’t hold down a job.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert

The banjo man at rest

“The banjo is such a happy instrument–you can’t play a sad song on the banjo – it always comes out so cheerful.” – Steve Martin

Life’s too short to worry

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.” – Leo F. Buscaglia

Seeking advice from a friendly stranger

“If it’s free, it’s advice; if you pay for it, it’s counseling; if you can use either one, it’s a miracle.” – Jack Adams