There are no Ghosts. Really?

I recently visited the home where I was raised – the same house, where as a child, I heard noises upstairs when nobody was there. We all heard it. The sound of footsteps on the stairs, a door shutting or a window closing – all when nobody was present. One morning on my stay, after […]

What Am I Going to Do Now?

I look at the faces of younger people today and I so wish that I could tell them about time. How fast it’s going to move as they get older, how they’ll regret the wasting and abuse of time, and how today is the most important day of their lives because tomorrow is never guaranteed. […]

How to Stay Focused from the Lonely Inventor

He invented dynamite, his family profited from war; and he was called “the merchant of death.” Despite it all, Swedish chemist and inventor Alfred Nobel believed in peace – creating the world’s most famous award which bears his name – the Nobel Peace Prize. Nobel, who once said he was unimportant and lived without friends, […]

We Will Live Forever

Most people live like they’re going to go on forever and ever. Time is wasted in huge amounts, procrastination is the norm, and important actions and decisions are put off until it’s too late. It was that way with a member of my family who delayed all the things he wanted in life. Then suddenly, […]

The Battle with Stress

Stress is such an odd thing. Every day, I engage in a battle – not so much with stress itself, but rather, my own reaction to it. I tell all of my suppliers and clients that I have launched my own stress reduction program. Essentially, this consists of the following: – I will not take […]

Take a Little Bad with the Good

I have always believed that in any relationship, whether a friendship, marriage or working relationship – if 70% of it is what you could call “good”, then you have an amazing union. No relationship will ever be 100%. There will always be some things about another person, no matter how well you know them – […]