Journal

WHAT MAKES THEM GREAT

August 12th, 2011

In one of the local exercise gyms, a former professional boxer, now in his 70s, was pounding the bag. A middle-aged businessman, a wannabe jock, was doing sit-ups. After a while the businessman stood up and bragged to the boxer that he had just done 500 sit-ups. Without breaking the rhythm of his punches, the […]

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BETWEEN WHAT IS RICH AND WHAT IS POOR

August 7th, 2011

Two businessmen met in the street.  One looked so sad and almost on the verge of tears.  The other man said, “Hey, how come you look like the whole world caved in?” The sad fellow said, “Let me tell you.  Three weeks ago, an uncle died and left me two hundred thousand pesos.” “That’s not […]

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WHAT WILL MATTER

July 30th, 2011

Michael Josephson of Character Counts says something that is so sobering. He says: Ready or not, some day it will all come to an end. There will be no more sunrises, no minutes, hours, or days. All the things you collected, whether treasured or forgotten, will pass to someone else. Your wealth, fame, and temporal […]

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