Thoughts on Acceptance

Thoughts on Acceptance “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” -Joseph Goldstein People tend to polarize on the issue of acceptance.  Either they feel like that have complete control over something or they feel as though they are completely powerless.  Neither is a truly realistic view.  In my work with patientsContinue reading “Thoughts on Acceptance”

Thoughts on Honesty

Thoughts on Honesty “Honesty is more than not lying.  It is truth telling, truth speaking, truth living, and truth loving.” -James E. Faust People think of honesty as simply not lying to another person, and while this is honesty, it does not fully reflect what true honesty is.  There are levels to honesty.  We areContinue reading “Thoughts on Honesty”

Thoughts on Control

Thoughts on Control “I’ve learned that when you try to control everything, you enjoy nothing.” -Anonymous Several years ago when I was a young man and in the U.S. Air Force, I was serving on a joint services task force in Alaska.  We were on a little island called Annette Island off the coast ofContinue reading “Thoughts on Control”

What Do You Value?

What is a value? “In everything I do, whether in business, philanthropy or my personal life, I am guided by my inner truth, my values.” -Shari Arison The starting point for the entirety of this book and all of its essays hinge on one question, and that question is this: What is a value?  Let’sContinue reading “What Do You Value?”


Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.

Follow My Blog

Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.

%d bloggers like this: