Inspirational quotes

Motivational quotes

Do they work? Do they help?  Scientific studies have shown that they help positive people, but cynical people are actually put off by them. I think there is more to […]

Bad day?

I need a bit of Oprah today. This quote resonated with me: Grieving has brought up a lot of past hurts from when I was a kid. I can’t accept […]


We never saw Mr Rogers here in Australia. I love this video: Around the 4 minute mark I get teary eyed. What a beautiful person. Somehow his earnestness makes his […]

Be Stoic

I find the Stoic philosophers very inspiring – especially Epictetus. Stevan Dohanos There’s an article in 99U – 9 Principles to Keep You Calm in Chaos – which provides a […]

No Regrets?

If we have goals and dreams and we want to do our best, and if we love people and we don’t want to hurt them or lose them, we should […]