Tag Archives: striving

Would I Really Choose The Perfect Life?

The word “perfect” is the superlative superlative. In the grammatical world of comparatives and superlatives can we find a higher ranking description than “perfect”? It implies that its subject is free of all imperfections. As is the case with so … Continue reading

Posted in Contemplation, Meanderings, philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Withdrawing

“Through loyalty to the past, our mind refuses to realize that tomorrow’s joy is possible only if today’s makes way for it; that each wave owes the beauty of its line only to the withdrawal of the preceding one.”–Andre Gide … Continue reading

Posted in Contemplation, Controversy, cultural highlights, philosophy, Politics | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Success Without Striving

Lewis is one of those rare, lucky people who attained a successful life without striving. This is not to say that my friend is lazy or passive. Lewis was granted an harmonious opportunity when he was young and merged with … Continue reading

Posted in Friendship, Hometown, Meanderings, Transportation | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

To Strive

Many of my fellow bloggers likely encounter tempting pyramid schemes and success pitches aimed at our desire to propel our sites to popularity and ourselves to great riches.  I’ve investigated a few of them, but they’re not a good fit … Continue reading

Posted in Contemplation, Meanderings, Politics, religion | Tagged , , | Leave a comment