Life Understood Backwards…

“It is perfectly true, as philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition, that it must be lived forwards.”  Søren Kierkegaard Søren Kierkegaard’s quote “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards,” reminds me of the intricacies of navigating a timeline that pushes us in…

Bridge the Gap

“Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach.” Earl Nightingale In our mercurial world, goal setting is a delicate undertaking.  Goals were once fairly concrete, verifiable and measurable.  It seems that we need to be more flexible and open to the subtle…

Sail Away…

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.  So throw off the bowlines.  Sail away from the safe harbour.  Catch the trade winds in your sails.  Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain