Oh Gosh, I am still an Idealist

When did you lose your idealism? Or gain a degree of cynicism and/or wisdom?

Sunday Sayings – Snobbery and Privilege

Hypocrisy is the essence of snobbery, but all snobbery is about the problem of belonging or exclusiveness. “Some people have such good taste they can't enjoy anything.” ― Marty Rubin “They [Harvard academia] liked the poor, but didn't like the smell of the poor.” ― Chris Hedges “It was culture as class performance, literature fetishised … Continue reading Sunday Sayings – Snobbery and Privilege

Sunday Sayings – The Present Moment

Nothing in life is constant.  Like the force of the ocean, life fluctuates between a wearing away (negative or sad feelings) and a building up (positives). As corny as it sounds, the way we think does determine our 'world,' our 'present moment.' "If you are willing to appreciate that this moment is far better than … Continue reading Sunday Sayings – The Present Moment

Proverbial Friday – Worldly Wisdom

 No one can climb a tree with no branches - Finnish proverb       What do you think the underlying message says. Does it refer to the support of friends and family that folk find so essential to personal growth and development?   Or, could it refer to the many divergent paths one might … Continue reading Proverbial Friday – Worldly Wisdom