Tag Archives: Moments

On the Sands in Your Hourglass

Socrates wrote, “Our lives are but specks of dust falling through the fingers of time. Like sands of the hourglass, so are the days of our lives.” Yet, within these fleeting moments lies immense potential, boundless opportunity and profound purpose. Socrates’ wisdom urges … Continue reading

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On “What Is a Moment”

Albert Einstein said, “The best preparation for the future is to live as if there were none.” A moment is a fleeting instance in time, a brief period that holds significance or captures our attention. It is a fragment of … Continue reading

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On the Value of a Pause

In his recent weekly note, Gary Burnison speaks of the power and need for reflection. He cites his colleague, Kevin Cashman, “Pause holds the creative power to reframe and refresh how we see ourselves—“our challenges, our capacities, our organizations, and … Continue reading

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Every Moment Matters

In a year, there are 31,536,000 seconds. Each one of these precious moments is filled with the opportunity to grow, learn, love as life’s purpose and meaning is achieved. These moments are lived in the now in which we give … Continue reading

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On Legacy

Pericles counsels great leaders: “What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.” These words beautifully capture the great leader’s true legacy and impact – the change that … Continue reading

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Make It One Heck of a Summer

At the onset of summer, we recall Philip Humbert’s article, “Make It One Heck of a Summer,” and its message of “carpe diem“. I share this at the beginning of each summer as it continues to serve us well as … Continue reading

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For Everything, There Is a Season

Life’s precious and beautiful moments, in all their splendor, and sometimes disarray, magically come together in forming the seasons of our life. As do annual seasons, these, also, bring the refreshment of change, revitalization or redirection, reprioritization or recommitment. Winds … Continue reading

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The Joy of the Every Moment

Writing about the importance of each of life’s moments, Eckhart Tolle says, “Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time, but the one point that is out of time: the … Continue reading

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Your Greatest Investment

Time’s fragility and preciousness is well-known to those who value, love and treasure life. Its reminders surround us – on clocks, phones and the calendar’s weeks, months and years. The reminders are also observed in our own lives and the … Continue reading

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Your Best Is Yet to Come… a Continuing Journey

The great leaders’ exciting challenge and joy in life is to achieve their life’s purpose and meaning, each day to become more than they ever dreamed they could be and more… so much more. It is a process of ongoing … Continue reading

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