Quotes

Disturb us, O Lord

Disturb us, O Lord, when we are too well pleased with ourselves when our dreams have come true because we have dreamed too little; when we have arrived in safety because we sailed too close to the shore. Disturb us, O Lord, when with the abundance of things we possess we have lost our thirst […]

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The creative life…

I hate being wrong, but this is so true. h/t Ivania

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The Resistance

Most of us live two lives. The life we live, and the unlived lives within us. Between the two stands resistance. ~ Steven Pressfield in “the war of art” Resistance is that pervasive gap between all you hope for and the action required to seeing it through. I have no doubt there’s a wide spectrum […]

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For 2011 besides a slew of new posts I’m going to experiment with minimalist Mondays. Simpler shorter posts without elaboration. Hopefully less serves to be more. Your thoughts?

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5 Minutes to change the world

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This is a re-post from one of my recent favorites on Seth Godin’s blog earlier this year that has yet to leave me. You Rock. This is deceptive. You don’t rock all the time. No one does. No one is a rock star, superstar, world-changing artist all the time. In fact, it’s a self-defeating goal. […]

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Cool by association

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One of my favorite tweets ever from @shitmydadsays “Son, no one gives a shit about all the things your cell phone does. You didn’t invent it, you just bought it. Anybody can do that.” It’s a bit silly how we pride ourselves on the brands we own and the people we know. Same goes for […]

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