Save the Words
I just adopted a word on one of my favorite websites, savethewords.org. Snollygoster: a swred, unprincipled person. I thought this would be a fun word to use and a perfect insult in petty arguements. I was shown this very interactive website by a friend and find myself spending too much time looking at all the creative and intuitive words only to be used in perfect situations. Seems impractical...
Experience, the most brutal of teachers.
Experience, the most brutal of teachers; but you learn, my God do you learn. C.S. Lewis Life is experience. Life is brutal. But life is good? I love to learn but, like so many, I have the problem of laziness. I have not been taking my experiences of failure and turning them in success in everything I should be; this is the problem. Today was the first day I went to one of my classes in over...
Failure is the opportunity to begin again, more intelligently.– Henry Ford