Thoughts from Across the Map
Location: Le Salève, France
“When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.”
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
In 2011 and 2012, when I was living in France, adventure seemed to live right out my back door. 784 more words
1 week, 4 days
When the pain gets too much
I grab onto my
(Sometimes with both hands)
And just hang on.
What might be nicer,
I’ve been thinking, 14 more words
2 weeks, 1 day
In 1973, more than two decades after a young woman wrote to Albert Einstein with a similar concern, one man sent a distressed letter to… 262 more words
3 weeks, 4 days
on embracing my Buddha-nature
Sometimes things seem to stand still in all the bad.
Things can and will get better if you just hang on and have belief.
A lot of prep work goes into launching new initiatives. Teams give clear a signal when they are ready. At that magic moment I cheer “Strap in! 20 more words
COALITION OF POSITIVE ENERGY
We all have moments in life where we feel like we just want to give up. Sometimes we feel hopeless and have no desire to do or accomplish anything. 631 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
slower than molasses
Life is truly a ride. We’re all strapped in and no one can stop it. When the doctor slaps your behind, he’s ripping your ticket and away you go.
1 month, 4 weeks