Wise, Brass Tacks Commentary by Sarah Jones

(Disclosure:  This post underwent minor revisions shortly after 2:00 p.m. PDT on Monday, March 25, 2019.) As human beings, we suffer from an innate tendency to jump to conclusions, to judge people too quickly, and to pronounce them failures or heroes without due consideration. — Prince Charles You may not recognize the name in the bold print above this post.  To be honest, I don’t either. Sarah Jones has written a first rate opinion piece, though.  It appears on MSN’s site, via New York Magazine’s Intelligencer. Please click the link to read her comments on why Americans expected too much from Robert … Continue reading Wise, Brass Tacks Commentary by Sarah Jones

John Bradshaw Quotation

I DEFINE A ‘GOOD PERSON’ AS SOMEBODY WHO IS FULLY CONSCIOUS OF THEIR OWN LIMITATIONS.  THEY KNOW THEIR STRENGTHS, BUT THEY ALSO KNOW THEIR ‘SHADOW’ — THEY KNOW THEIR WEAKNESSES.  IN OTHER WORDS, THEY UNDERSTAND THAT THERE IS NO GOOD WITHOUT BAD.  GOOD AND EVIL ARE REALLY ONE, BUT WE HAVE BROKEN THEM UP IN OUR CONSCIOUSNESS.  WE POLARIZE THEM. — JOHN BRADSHAW  Continue reading John Bradshaw Quotation