The Indomitable Human Spirit.

“The difficult is hard, the impossible just a little harder.“ This is a quote of Marcus Wertheim. I read this in the book by Jane Goodall and Douglas Abrams “The Book of Hope”. One chapter is devoted to the indomitable human spirit. This is one of Goodall’s reasons for thinking that we can have hope…

Monday Minstrel: Perspectives on Inspiration

At the barn the washroom has several inspirational quotes on the wall. If you are a woman , you sit down and see a selection of quotes such as… OR…. But if you are a man you stand and face a different wall and see just one quote. This one…. Several of the men I…

Persist! Press On!

Press on! Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unrewarded talent. Education will not; the world is full of educated failures. Persistence alone is omnipotent.” Calvin Coolidge. Since I returned from Florida a number of friends have congratulated me on winning the Adult Amateur…

Three Days Quote Challenge

I have been challenged to the Three Days Three Quotes Challenge by Jo Ann of Fearless in Jesus Christ.  Thank you for this challenge Jo Ann and I gratefully accept!  I am going to cheat a bit however. I would like to give one quote relating to horses and one quote that I find inspirational…