This year has been challenging for many of us in ways we never expected. It can be difficult to experience life with a grateful heart. A new book coming out this month, offers enlightening perspectives…….
Among the sages Ralph Waldo Emerson pursued on his visits to Europe was the notoriously difficult Thomas Carlyle, Scottish essayist and historian. One evening, he called upon Carlyle and was given a pipe, while his host took one himself. They sat together smoking in perfect silence until bedtime, and upon parting shook hands cordially thanking […]
The following words spoke to me this past weekend. Ralph Waldo Emerson has always been a favorite of mine, and this particular verse resonated with me as so many of us swim in our own currents and in our flow, which often are perceived to be against the world’s currents. ” There is a time in […]