Wisdom

The Threefold Power Of Doubt, Faith & Wisdom

‘The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.’ Pierre Abelard I am a man of faith. I live my life following the principle of walking by faith and not by sight. And yet I still question. I doubt. I […]

What Wise Men & Women Do

‘Wise men and women are always learning, always listening to fresh insights.’ Proverbs 18:15 Do you wish to be wise? Well here are some things that you need to do. Firstly, you need to always be willing to learn. Secondly, you need to always listen to fresh insights. So how do you go about these […]

Wise Advice From My Dad

My dad’s my hero. He’s loved me when I wasn’t lovable. He’s encouraged me when I needed encouragement. He’s challenged me. He’s supported me and has provided me with a guiding example. He has made me laugh, and is to this day an awesome story teller. His greatest attribute is that he’s a doer and […]

The Uncommon Place

There is a place where you and I must reside. It is called the uncommon place. It is at times a lonely place, and is where few choose to reside. However, there is a call being heralded throughout the world. There is a cry going out to the ends of the earth for those who […]

The Expansive World Of Mind Muscle Development

‘The mind is like a muscle and it can be developed.’ Peter J. Daniels I heard Peter speak again this weekend at my local church, and it’s twenty four years since I first came in contact with the author of that quote. For three days I shut myself away in a motel room with three […]

The Road To Life Is A Disciplined Life

‘If you love learning, you love the discipline that goes with it – how shortsighted to refuse correction.’ Proverbs 12:1 The Message Laziness will never produce anything of value. Tardiness will leave behind disappointment and unfulfilled promises. But discipline will instill confidence and provide excellence as its hallmark. But discipline takes on many forms, and […]

How To Grow In Wisdom

‘Wisdom tends to grow in proportion to one’s awareness of one’s ignorance.’ Anthony De Mello The over-riding and enduring evidence of someone who is wise are the foundations of integrity and humility that have been forged throughout the years within the fabric of their beings. The more they grow the less they realize they know. […]

How To Perfect The Fine Art Of Good Speech

‘Those who know do not speak; those who speak do not know.’ Lao Tzu The Greek philosopher Epictecus explained it this way, that ‘we have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.’ And I tend to think that Lao Tzu was thinking very much along those […]

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