Quotes from “Elite Minds” by Dr. Stan Beecham

May 27, 2017 2017 Reading List Quotes Reviews Thoughts 0

There is nothing more important to your health – and, ultimately, your life – than what you believe to be true. The full title of this book is “Elite Minds – How Winners Think Differently to Create a Competitive Edge and Maximize Success”. That full title, along with a recommendation from a friend, is what… Read more

“The Four Agreements” by Don Miguel Ruiz

April 28, 2017 2017 Reading List Quotes Reviews 0

Tom Brady is among the best quarterbacks in the history of football. Though that statement is argued by professional analysts and armchair quarterbacks, results matter. Tom Brady’s results speak loud a clear. After a controversial ending to the 2015 NFL season, Tom Brady was preparing for his 5 week late entry into the 2016 schedule. Headed… Read more

My Prideful Humility

March 30, 2017 Quotes Thoughts 0

How is it that people who are quite obviously eaten up with Pride can say they believe in God and appear to themselves very religious? – C.S. Lewis (Mere Christianity) I fear I have become and continue in becoming the object of whom this question is posed. I acknowledge this to be the essence of… Read more

“A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens

March 23, 2017 2017 Reading List 0

Dickens is among my very favorite authors. While his stories are indeed outstanding, the language by which he tells them is what captivates me. The well known opener, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times” begins this most excellent literary prose of genius. The political relevance of this book could… Read more

“True Christian” Rant

February 24, 2017 Thoughts 0

A while back, I read a book on millennials titled “the millennials – Connecting to America’s Largest Generation”. At the time, I offered a fairly unimpressed review of the book’s statistically driven conclusions. As I have reflected on last year’s readings, one passage from this book has continued to bothered me.