Nothing in life is of any value unless it is shared with others.
"Notes" of An Elder is a depository of pertinent information, knowledge and wisdom. Available weekly will be an elder's "thinking menu" for your use. Enjoy this bounty.
Failure is never the goal — trying is.
Perfect timing, an idea whose time has come.
The moment you take a risk, you have succeeded.
Every failure becomes an opportunity to learn, improve and grow.
Each time you fail — fail better.
If you never get rejected, you are playing it too safe.
Ask questions no one else is asking.
There must be a distinction between opinion and fact — Truth.
We live in an opinion society.
“Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.” — Peter Drucker
Adversity is an experience, not a final act.
6 Honest Reflections
Those who suffer most are the innocent and everyday people.
Most things people say are not meant to be factual statements.
All of us know someone who will argue with anyone about anything.
Listen to what you hear.
There are many tomorrows but only one today.
Unless a person undertakes more than they can possibly do, they will never do all that they can.
Each day do a little more than what is expected of you, and soon more will be expected of you.
To be born in freedom is an accident. To live in freedom is a struggle. To die in freedom is an obligation.
No one person is ever the single cause of a problem.
Don't take life too seriously because you are not going to get out alive.
Why is work such a battlefield?