Happy New Year to all of you. I raise a glass in your honor!
With the new year rapidly approaching, I’m reminded that many make resolutions, while it’s probably smarter to remain resolute, and to enhance your resolve.
The responses of human beings vary greatly under dangerous circumstances. The strong man advances boldly to meet them head on. The weak man grows agitated. But the superior man stands up to fate, endures resolutely in his inner certainty of final success, and bides his time until the onset of reassuring odds. – I Ching
There’s nothing greater than exceptional chocolate; heck, I’ll take mediocre chocolate over no chocolate.
Chocolate is a perfect food, as wholesome as it is delicious, a beneficent restorer of exhausted power…. it is the best friend of those engaged in literary pursuits. – Baron Justus von Liebig