Category Archives: Reflection 365

December 25 – A thousand points of light

December 25. “We may not be able to do any great things, but if each of us will do something, however small it may be, a good deal will be accomplished.” (D. L. Moody) In the late 1980s, George H.W. … Continue reading

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December 24 – The struggle between timeliness and quality.

December 24. “People forget how fast you did a job – but they remember how well you did it.” (Howard W. Newton) Oh, if only this were true. In the fast paced world in which we live, deadlines become paramount … Continue reading

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December 23 – Have I gotten the most out of my abilities?

December 23. “Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.” (Zig Ziglar) Today’s quote is one that can either be a reaffirming acknowledgement that I am doing all that I can in life, or a slap in … Continue reading

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December 22 – Simple, but not easy. Is that the product of genius?

December 22. “Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple.” (C. W. Ceram) (Note- I found an error in the graphic below, and have updated the post as a result. It is now correct.) I don’t fancy … Continue reading

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December 21 – The gentle snowflakes of advice, versus the hammer approach

December 21. “Advice is like snow – the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.” (Samuel Taylor Coleridge) Have you ever been hit over the head with advice? I am sure … Continue reading

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December 20 – Trying to be creative when I am outside my comfort zone

December 20. “Problems are nothing but wake-up calls for creativity.” (Gerhard Gschwandtner) In some parts of my life, I can be a fairly creative problem solver. In other parts of my life, I see problems as heavily reinforced concrete walls … Continue reading

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December 19 – The spirit of giving

December 19. “No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.” (Calvin Coolidge) The Christmas season is fully upon us. In the days to come there will be a last-minute shopping … Continue reading

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