Workaholics Hate Leisure Time

“Because it is less structured than work, leisure time leaves workaholics at a loss for what to do.  Workaholics practically climb the wall when they can’t work”.   — Marilyn Machlowitz This is “painful” to read.  Why?  Because I felt particularly guilty this weekend. While I did do a decent job of carving out time […]

Take Your Time, But Hurry Up

“You no longer spend your life hurrying around the corner for something which is never there”. — Rex Harrison If we’ve heard it once, we’ve heard it a thousand times.  There is no guarantee in life, except that we will die. There seems to be a delicate balance between hurrying and not hurrying. We shouldn’t […]

Four Out Of Five Need…

“Four out of five people are more in need of rest than exercise”. — Dr. Logan Clendening Dr. Clendening died in 1945. He was an important man in medicine and his wisdom on rest versus exercise has stood the test of time. Most truths do. We recognize exercise to be critically important, with the assumption […]

Simplicity, Simplicity, Simplicity

“Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity!  I say let your affairs be as one, two, three and not a hundred or a thousand…..  We are happy in proportion to the things we can do without”.   — Henry David Thoreau Sure looks good on paper. I don’t know about you, but I have a lot on my plate: […]