I do a lot of management training each year for the Circle K Corporation, a national chain of convenience stores.
A stranger came by the other day with an offer that set me to thinking.
He wanted to buy the old barn that sits out by the highway.
I told him right off he was crazy.
A 4-year-old boy was asked to pray before Thanksgiving dinner. The family members bowed their heads in expectation.
When you thought I wasn’t looking I saw you hang my first painting on the refrigerator, and I immediately wanted to paint another one.
Be thankful that you don’t already have everything you desire.
If you did, what would there be to look forward to?
Be thankful when you don’t know something,
Cell phone is in your pocket.
He clutches the cross hanging on his chain next to his dog tags.
Don’t spend major time with minor people.
When I was a kid in Minnesota, watermelon was a delicacy. One of my father’s buddies, Bernie, was a prosperous fruit-and-vegetable wholesaler, who operated a warehouse in St. Paul.
Today I was able to release Myrtle K. from the hospital to go back to the nursing home. For about 8-9 years now she has had declining health and mental status.
The head of a company survived 9/11 because his son started kindergarten.
Another fellow is alive because it was his turn to bring donuts which put him a few minutes late.