Posts Tagged ‘happiness’

My friend Tom (aka., “The Blogfodder”) has been at it again. Today he sent me a treasure trove of great reads—including some good advice, should I decide to become a busker: “If you can’t be original, be good.” (I couldn’t help but think of my pal Rudy McLeod, who is both original and good.) I […]


“Most people are about as happy as they make their minds up to be.” It always struck me a bit odd that Abraham Lincoln wrote those words. I’ve never seen a single photo of Lincoln sporting a broad smile—and he arguably endured the most difficult presidency this nation has ever seen. Yet he still seemed […]