Inspiration Thoroughly unprepared, we take the step into the afternoon of life. Worse still, we take this step with the false presupposition that our truths and our ideals will serve us as hitherto. But we cannot live the afternoon of life according to the program of life’s morning, for what was great in the morning… Continue Reading
Inspiration Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. Buddha We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. E. M. Forster A Father’s Guide to Wisdom… (Finding Miracles)… Continue Reading
Inspirational Quotes Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus We are here to add what we can to life, not… Continue Reading
Inspiration We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. Joseph Campbell Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. Buddha A Father’s Guide to Wisdom Wisdom is gained by learning from… Continue Reading
Inspiration There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we… Continue Reading
Inspiration Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be. Ralph Waldo Emerson If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants. Isaac Newton The Philosopher’s Corner To Be, or not to be… That is the question. (William Shakespeare) I… Continue Reading
Inspiration Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. Stephen Hawking The Philosopher’s Corner As I looked further and further into the depths of the rabbit hole we call the psyche, I began to… Continue Reading
Inspiration I was sad one day and went for a walk; I sat in a field. A rabbit noticed my condition and came near. It often does not take more than that to help at times – to just be close to creatures who are so full of knowing, so full of love though they… Continue Reading
Inspiration To live without Hope is to Cease to live Fyodor Dostoevsky Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein The Philosopher’s Corner Hope… what a much needed concept today. Like Faith, Hope is the belief in that unknown element that cannot be touched,… Continue Reading
Inspiration A good laugh is sunshine in the house. William Makepeace Thackeray The person who can bring the spirit of laughter into a room is indeed blessed. Bennett Cerf The Philosopher’s Corner Today I ran into this slight bit of Christian Humor. I thought I would share with you. Even though it is of the… Continue Reading
Dr. Tom explores grit, grind, and the capacity to make dreams become real in this dose of daily inspiration.
Dr. Tom explores love, life, and happiness. Where there is love, there is life. Don't treat it as an ordinary experience.