G.K. Chesterton On Going With The Flow

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 29, 2015 | No Comments

A dead thing goes with the stream. Only a living thing can go against it. ~English essayist, Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936)

Helen Keller on Adventure

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 23, 2015 | No Comments

Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.  

Humility

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 20, 2015 | No Comments

Many proofs dogs are peak of Creation. Is no dog equivalent of Paris Hilton. Is no dog would wear plaids, stripes together. No dog ever tied human to post, left alone in backyard. No dog ever got drunk, woke up next morning in bed with strange cat. ———- St. Francis was wise. He said console others instead of seeking to…

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Henry Ford on Thinking

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 16, 2015 | No Comments

Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.  

Steve Jobs on Passion

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 9, 2015 | No Comments

If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.  

Heart of Christ, Burning Furnace of Charity

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 4, 2015 | No Comments

By Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR  Ite, omnia incendite et inflammate! Go forth, set the whole world on fire, and inflame all things!    (Words of St. Ignatius Loyola for Jesuits going to the foreign missions, 1540-1555.) In virtually every country I have visited in my many travels over the years you can find in that nation’s capital the equivalent of…

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The “Imitation of Christ” on Diligence in Acquiring Virtue

By Peter Darcy | On Jun 2, 2015 | No Comments

Remember the purpose you have undertaken, and keep in mind the image of the Crucified.  Even though you may have walked for many years on the pathway to God, you may well be ashamed if, with the image of Christ before you, you do not try to make yourself still more like Him.  Always remember your end and do not…