…were we to love none who had imperfections, this world would be a desert for our love. — Thomas Jefferson It seems there is so much emphasis today on everyone’s imperfections and failings. When I was in politics, it was called a “gotcha mentality.” It has gone way past politics these days. A celebrity falls and…

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In the latest movie about Churchill, Winston is being introduced to his new secretary who is a big fan and supporter. She explains why by saying he never gave up on Britain. He says to her, “I won’t give up on you.” It was one of the better moments in the movie which wasn’t very…

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Remember the Hubbell Pew Post of October 6, where I quote Amor Towles in his book, A Gentlemen In Moscow? : … we have evolved as a species to pay the utmost attention to that which is just beyond our reach. Amor Towles, A Gentleman in Moscow. The Post was titled That Which Is Just Beyond Our Reach. Click…

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Peace immediately follows surrender. — Bhagavad Gita. Being at peace opens our minds and hearts to reflection. However when we tear down others, we rip apart ourselves and only wonder why we are torn asunder.