Monday Morning Motivation

“Ambition creates a hunger for action and acclaim, and those who crave applause have a particular aversion to criticism.”

Jon Meacham: Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power Thomas Jefferson sheltered himself from criticism,¬†even from lifelong friends and colleagues like John Adams, in order to remain steadfast to his objectives and unchanged in his beliefs. Ambition is a good thing. Especially if it provokes action for good. The spotlight (acclaim) is good too, it is… Continue reading “Ambition creates a hunger for action and acclaim, and those who crave applause have a particular aversion to criticism.”

Monday Morning Motivation

“I once was powerful and feared. Now I was loved. A much bigger deal.”

Susan Wilson: One Good Dog I have a confession to make - I love dog books. And, while I have read a lot of them, I know I've not read all of them. If you have a favorite, please let me know. This book is about the redemption of souls - both man and the… Continue reading “I once was powerful and feared. Now I was loved. A much bigger deal.”