Author Archives: Linda Bourgeois

Hard Work

“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led … Continue reading

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Excellence

“We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.” ― Henry Ward Beecher

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Strength

“You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.” ― Author Unknown

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Tact

“Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip.” ― Winston Churchill

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Mistakes

“If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you’ve made, if they don’t realize that you are not your mistakes, then … Continue reading

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Discipline

“Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness; but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.” … Continue reading

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Blame…Pay attention President Obama

“All blame is a waste of time. No matter how much fault you find with another, and regardless of how much you blame him, it will not change you. The only thing blame does is to keep the focus off … Continue reading

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