Tags » Personal Responsibility

Ten sensible self-control laws that will reduce the risk of gun violence

I really liked this article from Intellectual Takeout, which had a list of recommendations to reduce gun violence. Although most people today are looking at gun regulations to reduce gun violence, we actually had a lot of guns in previous generations, but a lot less gun violence. 1,036 more words


Ride For The Brand

In the old west cowboys lived by a code, the code of the west. This code was informal, unwritten, but well-understood by everyone who agreed to live the cowboy life on the open range. 1,275 more words

Code Of The West

Primary Greatness: The 12 Levers of Success

Primary Greatness: The 12 Levers of Success

by Stephen R. Covey

This is a book about integrity and character. It is about leadership as well as personal development. 1,224 more words

Book Review

No, it's me...not you.

Everything is my fault

I have a bitchy resting face. That is, when I am thinking or reflecting on something, my face looks angry. I don’t really ever get mad, but I do experience frustration, which can look a lot like being angry. 525 more words


The art of complaining

Complaining means that we know what’s wrong, but we:

  1. don’t realize we can change it. (We believe we’re powerless.)
  2. are too lazy to change it…
  3. 103 more words

Growing Pains

I had an infuriating phone conversation with my ex-girlfriend’s mother. As much as I’m done with my ex, I’m also done with her mom. I don’t feel anymore respected by her than I do my ex.  165 more words

The Consequence Of No Consequences

If there is any connective tissue between the many scandals and strife that fill our world today, it is this: People sure do hate being judged. 863 more words

Politics And Economics