Would you rather be a worried genius or a joyful simpleton?
by Jonathan Hilton Day 40
When I read this question I don’t know whether to laugh or cry. My answer is neither but not because I have anything against genius or even anything against a simpleton, (whatever that means).
I assume the question is designed to make you feel like genius comes with worry and if you are a simpler person you will experience joy. I reject the question as biased and borderline offensive. Here are my thoughts. Read more...(759 words, 7 images, estimated 3:02 mins reading time)
When it’s all said and done, will you have said more than you’ve done?
I am reminded of a good friend as I struggle to answer this question, he says so very much that it would be impossible to ever do more than he said.
However for myself, I think that the simple answer is that I strive to do more than I say. Doesn’t everybody?
Ancient Chinese Secret
An old Chinese proverb says that “Talk doesn’t cook rice.” and I believe that is true, and actions are preferable to speaking about something. Read more...(504 words, 9 images, estimated 2:01 mins reading time)