Tag Archives: Wisdom

Looking for Wisdom…

The book of proverbs encourages us to “seek wisdom” but as I look around I notice two problems with this. The first is that it does not appear to me that many of us are seeking, or if we are … Continue reading

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Three W’s…

I have made plans, and talked about ideas, which, if they were ever implemented could likely be profitable business venture. Despite all this talk of making obscene amounts of profit, my bank account remains unaffected by all this talk. I … Continue reading

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Simpletons and Schemers…

There is rarely a time—actually none that I can think of—when I have done something in anger that has turned out well. I have also noticed that when I have been able to maintain control of my temper in high … Continue reading

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Don’t Be A Fool…

There are two kinds of of people that the writer of Proverbs describes as fools. There are those who are merely ignorant but willing to be teachable, and then there are the ones who rebelliously deceive themselves because they refuse … Continue reading

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Less is More…

There are many areas of life where the phrase “less is more” applies. I have found this to be particularly true of things like poison ivy and hot sauce—not necessarily together. One other area in which less is typically better … Continue reading

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Whose Side are You on?

There are some people who can walk into a room filled with tension and with a few words cause the tension to diminish almost instantly. There are others who can enter a room and the tension immediately rises before they … Continue reading

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Advice…

“You can choose your friends, but not your family” or so the saying goes, and there is truth to the phrase. Our family is our family whether we like it or not, and though one can move away from family, … Continue reading

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