Tag Archives: Compassion

Thought For the Day: A True Leader Becomes One Through Actions and Integrity

“A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality … Continue reading

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No Substitutions Acceptable

No Substitutions Acceptable by Michael Romani Substituted something instead of Christ Faithless cults to say that to be precise Never quiet knowing or ever really getting That Christ is our indwelling never regretting His is the truth and His is … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Robert Burns – To A Mouse

Tonight is the celebration of the birth of Robert Burns known as Burns Night.  Robert Burns, of course, having been born on January 25, 1759.  We have covered the life and legacy of Robert Burns previously.  It’s well worth the … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Peace Is Found In Having Compassion For All Things

“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.”  -Albert Schweitzer, philosopher, physician, musician, Nobel laureate (14 Jan 1875-1965)              

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Carve

Carved there out of the mists of time Are the heroes and legends sublime Out here in the neon nights Lit up under the signs and lights Are those of us who seek for truth I, for one, have done … Continue reading

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The Mighty Casey

Kind of exciting news!  Poem 35 out of 36 for The Twilight Zone, Year 1 is done.  I realize that does not mean much in a world filled with a whole lot of creative people.  But, it seems to mean something … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Dignify

Dancing Though Life With Dignity Are honorable friends I keep near to me Challenges faced with class and grace In a chateau of compassion as their quiet embrace Blessings of encouragement easily given In their example of eloquent living – … Continue reading

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Submerged Ballet

Submerged by Michael Romani Submerged just below the blue There is another world in my view It’s hard not to be passionate For these things of the ocean Living a life of the fortunate This beauty pushes me into motion … Continue reading

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Behind Every Window

Behind Every Window by Michael Romani Behind every tainted window There’s a tattered story Lessons in shattered love And sometimes of glory New York’s inner city blues Played out in a myriad of hues On streets filled with passion But … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day – Kindness & Wisdom

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom. –Theodore Rubin, psychiatrist and writer (b. 11 Apr 1923) I’ll have to take slight exception to this.  The beginning of wisdom is respect of … Continue reading

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