Quote of the Day – Learned Hand on Platonic Guardians

As I’ve said before, I usually pick a quote on an emotion or something that is happening in my life. Today’s quote, however, was chosen on a word which popped into my head as I was taking a shower. That word was “bevy.” Inspiration comes from wherever it comes from. Have a great day today….

Quote of the Day – Phillip Roth…On Snow

Here in Portland, Oregon, we’ve woken up to tiny flakes falling from the skies again. We’re lucky to see snow once a year and usually in the DEPTHS of winter, but here it is, March 19th and it’s snowing, again. I’m sure there are many to blame for this abomination, but since I just got…

Quote of the Day – Peter Ustinov on Optimism

While on social media, you probably wouldn’t imagine it, but I am an optimist. I always try to see the brighter days ahead, even in the face of all things adverse. I just tripped and feel upon this quote and thought it was perfect for this crossroad I am currently at. I am an optimist,…

Quote of the Day – Oregon, My Oregon.

Today is Oregon’s Birthday, and Valentine’s day, Yes, it’s the 153rd year since Oregon became a state and was admitted to the union. Not only will I share today’s quote which came from Oregon’s only woman Governor, but a couple of interesting facts about Oregon State. Oregon’s state flag pictures a beaver on its reverse…

Is Jesus > Religion? (Bonus Video)

I ran across this early this morning. I watched it, then I re-watched it. I’m still not sure how I feel about it. I think there are some really great sentiments in here and I think the true message and teachings of religion are clear – but I have a really hard time when someone…

Quote of the Day – Coco Chanel on Life

A great designer, she often quipped great things. This is one of my favorite quotes from Coco Chanel. “How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone.” – Coco Chanel (Photo credit Nick Suan, on Flickr)