“So whatever you wish that men would do to you, do so to them; for this is the law and the prophets.” — The Golden Rule as expressed in Matthew 7:12 Hanlon’s Razor advises us to give others the benefit
“We have listened to the wisdom of an old Russian maxim, doveryai, no proveryai – trust, but verify.” — Ronald Reagan Trust is the foundation of society. Without a basic level of trust regarding the intentions and expected behavior of other human beings, our modern civilization would very quickly disintegrate into total chaos. If you
“My God, what did he tweet now?!?” One week ago, at exactly the hour that I am typing these words, I stood at the tallest summit in the contiguous United States. Mt. Whitney, at 14,505 feet, is the crown jewel
“People who are excited by posthumous fame forget that the people who remember them will soon die too. And those after them in turn. Until their memory, passed from one to another like a candle flame, gutters and goes out.
“Where has my day gone?” How many times have we heard people express this frustration? For many of us, it seems like there are never enough hours in the day to accomplish all that we set out to do. The