Choosing to Be Special

Originally posted on the dihedral:
What makes the future so intriguing that I must put forth so much time and effort preparing for it? I have a hard time being in the moment. All through high-school, I was thinking about college, and now I’m in college thinking about my future job. Working as a videographer,…

Today’s Birthday (July 30)

Henry Ford (1863) Ford was a prominent American industrialist and innovator of mass production via the assembly line. His introduction of the Model T automobile revolutionized transportation and made car ownership affordable to many. Though controversial, Ford was undeniably one of the most influential men of the 20th century. He instituted an eight-hour workday in […]

Sal jy vandág hemel toe wou gaan?

Vir die mense wat die HERE dien, sal HY goed wees. – 📖 Psalm 22 : 27 📖 ń Professor vra die klas: “Wie van julle wil graag hemel toe gaan?” Omtrent almal steek hul hande op. Net daarna vra hy: “Wie sal vandág, nou, op hierdie oomblik hemel toe wou gaan?” Nie een student het […]

Quote of the Day (July 27)

Henry David Thoreau Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.

What is the hardest thing you have ever done?

Andrea Pargel, Like three lifetimes in a 30- something body ‘Staying married after my husband became totally and severely disabled.’ When my husband was admitted to the hospital back in January 2013, I thought that this was something that would take just a couple of days to cure. I was so wrong. What I thought […]