Behold this Day

“Behold this day. It is yours to make.” – Black Elk, (Oglala LakotaTribe; 1863 – 1950)

Move Fast

“Move fast. Speed is one of your main advantages over large competitors.” – Sam Altman

Keep Making Work

“Keep making work even if you don’t know what you have to say.   You’ll only find your voice through the struggle.” – James Jean

Far More Glorious

“For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.” -Martin Luther King Jr.

Long After the Mood

“Commitment means staying loyal to what you said you were going to do long after the mood you said it in has left you.” – Anonymous

Finer Fish

“There are finer fish in the sea than have ever been caught.” – Irish Proverb

Rich Realities

“Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.”— Anonymous

Darkness and Light

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Promises to Keep

” The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.” –  Robert Frost

Moments

It’s the moments that make up a life worth living – those that are easy to spot, and those that must be sought after. I catch myself remembering the cool  mist coming off Abrams Falls, in the Smoky Mountains this spring, after a long hike.  The relief that the mist brought, as it landed on…

Legacies

Father’s Day weekend is an easy time to think about legacies. It was especially easy yesterday, as I was on a video shoot to promote pride, commitment, and mobility within our company.  We shot interviews with a family – father, mother, and son,  who all proudly worked for the same company.  It’s with a sense…

Obstacles and Paths

Physical boundaries, missteps, miscues, mental roadblocks, disappointments, doubts and fears all give us the challenges that make us stronger, better, and whole.