The Wrong Path

It is possible to try to be successful at the wrong thing.  Not every path is meant for us to walk down.  Not every obstacle is meant to be cleared or overcome along the way.  Some paths are actually dead ends and some obstacles are really signs telling us to go a different way.  When…

From Struggling To Service

It is very difficult to make a case against the fact that a fulfilling, meaningful life must include some amount, perhaps a large amount, of service to others.  There is simply too much evidence to deny that helping those in need, regardless of degree, helps us as well.   Helping others makes us happier, less self-centered,…

Distracted By Options

Our progress is hindered by having too many options. Too many options distract us from our path, from our goals, and from our target. They make it easy to lose focus, to get distracted, and to chase after the things that do not matter. Instead of seeking more options, we should spend our time and…