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The Power of Gratitude: Advice from a Great Roman Philosopher

“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues but the parent of all others.” ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero November is the month to celebrate Thanksgiving in the United States. Historically, it was a time to celebrate and give thanks for the bountiful harvest of the season and to share this abundance with friends and family. […]

Do you want to explore London?

“I shall begin, I said resolutely, to explore London…tomorrow.” This could be the story of my life. And the stories of the lives of many other people: A strong determination and resolution to accomplish something a task. Then putting it off until tomorrow. Often, tomorrow never comes. I don’t mean that literally. In my lifetime, […]

Serious inspiration from a funny guy: Lessons from Robin Williams

This week, an iconic actor and comedian died. Robin Williams was a role model and inspiration for many people. I have been inspired by many people and events throughout my life. Some were uplifting and joyful. Others were difficult or demanding. Still, I found inspiration in many of these events and from many different people. […]