Tag: Thomas Moore
Do your best

OUR PASSIONS

Long life is indeed a blessing, but maybe we overdo our concern for the length of our lives and give insufficient attention to the passion we bring to whatever time we have.  The meaning and purpose of life are great mysteries, and in that light a…

THE FAMILY

Family life is full of major and minor crises – the ups and downs of health, success and failure in career, marriage, and divorce – and all kinds of characters.  It is tied to places and events and histories.  With all of these felt details, life…

STRENGTH OF CHARACTER

True personal strength is not to be found in an iron will or in superior intelligence.  Real strength of character shows itself in a willingness to let life sweep over us and burrow its way into us.  Courage appears as we open ourselves to the natural…

ACCEPTING OTHERS

We may come to know our friends and lovers over years of conversation and experience, but we may eventually realize that it is enough to love them without knowing what they are all about. We may not approve of everything they do, and we may not appreciate their eccentric…