Tag Archives: Opportunity

To Harvest the Wind: School Daze

Part I in a series under development: To Harvest the Wind: School Daze by Michael Romani I. A breeze touches the savanna grass As the tribesmen dance in a pass Harvesting corn; some barely living This harsh life can be … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Government Can and Must Provide Opportunity, Not Smother It

“It is not my intention to do away with government. It is rather to make it work — work with us, not over us; stand by our side, not ride on our back. Government can and must provide opportunity, not … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Art Like A Holiday Gives Mankind A Chance To See the World Differently and Change Points of View

“Art should be like a holiday: something to give a man the opportunity to see things differently and to change his point of view.” – Paul Klee, painter (18 Dec 1879-1940)      

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Thought For the Day: Don’t Overthink; Take Risks

“You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it.  You have to go down the chute.” – Tina Fey    

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Thought For the Day: The Reward For Work Well Done Is the Opportunity To Do More

“The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more.” – Jonas Salk      

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Path of Opportunity

John 12:12-16 Path of Opportunity by Michael Romani Meandering on down the narrow road Doing things now as I’ve been told All of this, my path of opportunity Taken as it is revealed to me Riding in on a triumphant … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Constant

I keep constantly falling for the same ole tricks Seems I never learn as I keep getting my licks Knocking on doors of what seems opportunity Only to find there’s just a gag there waiting for me Honestly, don’t mean … Continue reading

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First Principles: Excessive Taxation Brings the Ruin of A Nation

“There is no part of the administration of government that requires extensive information and a thorough knowledge of the principles of political economy, so much as the business of taxation. The man who understands those principles best will be least … Continue reading

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Ever Increasing Joy

  Ever Increasing Joy by Michael Romani Living in an Age of Materiality If you don’ have this or that You’re relegate to marginality Or at least it’s how we act But the truth is that we need Is to … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Patina

Light blasts through the mental accumulation As we get in tuned with the new procrastination The patina grows through the memories of pain Flowing in our lives like moments spent in the rain We laughed so loud in voices meant … Continue reading

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