I remember when screenwriter Eric Roth spoke at Maui Writers Conference. He was as eloquent then (he’d written the #screenplay for Snow Falling on Cedars) as he is now with this line he wrote for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, “Our lives are defined by opportunities; even the ones we miss.” Have you been presented with an opportunity? Are… Read more →
This quote from Nobel Prize winner Wislawa Symborska,”The little phrase ‘I DON’T KNOW’ is small, but flies on mighty wings” is from Maria Popova’s excellent online newsletter Brain Pickings. Brain Pickings has been called a “literary LEGO treasure chest” of thought-provoking insights on how to lead a meaningful life. Last week’s issue was about the importance of NOT KNOWING and… Read more →
Are you happy with your current life? Satisfied with your relationships, health, finances and career? Congrats! If there are things that are not yet the way you want them to be, the answer is simple. Do things differently. Old ways won’t open new doors. Select one area of your life you want to improve. What is one thing you can… Read more →
A reporter asked Shark Tank investor and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, “When you die, who do you want to come back as?” Guess what he said? “ME!” Who would you want to come back as … and why?