Category: Proverbial Thoughts

Life’s proverbs I’ve collected growing up from mentors and just living life.

Act don’t react: Odd Rapid Chemical Reactions

Act don’t react is a core proverb I follow. In studying history, particularly church history, I found people tend to react more than act. This often causes an unbalance or defining yourself as what you’re not vs what you are. Acting means to operate… Continue Reading “Act don’t react: Odd Rapid Chemical Reactions”

Proverbial Thoughts: Pragmatism went down with the Titanic

As a first grader the Titanic captivated my attention. It was recently discovered by Dr. Robert Ballard and a classmate had a grandmother who was on the Carpathia during the rescue. At one point I had just about everything memorized about the ship that… Continue Reading “Proverbial Thoughts: Pragmatism went down with the Titanic”

Proverbial Thoughts: Eating Elephants

How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time ~Dad I’m sitting in a seminary class with the normal heart palpitations you get when the evil syllabus is handed to you. Dr. Engle, barely looking over the lectern with his coke rim… Continue Reading “Proverbial Thoughts: Eating Elephants”