Two of my all time favorite statements by the Roman philosopher, Seneca the Younger. One reminds me that growing up is a job never finished if I'm truly putting my heart and soul into it. The other has helped me keep change and loss in perspective.
doesn’t always rise to meet me and its turns aren’t always fair; but to keep my feet upon it has always been my prayer to move beyond its lowest points, stand high upon its hills; to overcome its pitfalls and bask in all its thrills it’s left my heart in tatters, my eyes near… Continue reading This Road
"In the end the Party would announce that two and two made five, and you would have to believe it. It was inevitable that they should make that claim sooner or later: the logic of their position demanded it ..." "You had to live—did live, from habit that became instinct—in the assumption that every… Continue reading I Hear Ya, George