Aiming to Do Right Yet Failing to Pull the Trigger

“Most people aim to do right; they just fail to pull the trigger.”  Croft M. Pentz Sometimes we get so caught up trying to do something “perfect,” that we don’t get anything done. When we realize that oftentimes “good” is good enough, we produce a lot more. When I was...

Appreciating the Journey of Life

“We are so often caught up in our destination that we forget to appreciate the journey, especially the goodness of the people we meet on the way. Appreciation is a wonderful feeling, don’t overlook it.”  Author Unknown Even when things are not going according to...

Gratitude Preserves Friendships

“Gratitude preserves old friendships, and procures new.”  Author Unknown Donna, a long-time Gratitude Thought of the Week        reader shares how she procured a new friend through the power of gratitude. “We live on a fairly long street that ends in a cul-de-sac. We...

Your Thanks is a Treasure

“When you tell someone you appreciate them, you create a memory. When you write it down, you create a treasure.“  Lisa Ryan One of my favorite exercises in my Grategy® workshop is to have everyone take a moment and think about who needs to hear from them.  They are...

The Awesome Power of Your Mind

The power of our minds to dream, to imagine and to create visions is one of our greatest and most important gifts.  For out of the realm of the imagined can come the ideas we can use to create everything from a work of art, to a life-changing discovery.”  Morgan...

Learn Everything You Can, From Anyone You Can

“Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can – there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.” Sarah Caldwell Lee, a long time reader of ‘Gratitude Thought for the Week’ shares a great perspective on the power of learning:...