This post is a reblog of an article I wrote for The Christian Science Monitor’s Commentary section titled “Christian Science Perspectives.” You can find the original post here. There’s so much good that can be – and needs to be! – done. And for most of us there’s a place in our hearts where we … More Reblog: Finding, and following, our calling
Wait a minute. What kind of statement is that? Why would I ever want to put all my “eggs” in one basket? If I commit myself entirely to something or someone—what if it turns out badly? I need to spread myself, my trust, around so that if something goes wrong I have at least some … More Put all your eggs in one basket
Do, or do not. There is no try. -Master Yoda, in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back But how do you ‘do,’ without trying in the first place? To me, in this context, ‘trying’ means to give excuses from the beginning for why you might fail. Perhaps you’re hedging your bets – giving yourself some … More Do, or do not.