Grover Cleveland

Grover Cleveland Tells the Truth

“Whatever you tell them, tell the truth.”   Grover Cleveland. If you’re a reform candidate running for president, the last thing you need is a sex scandal; but that’s what faced … Continue Reading →

Zig Ziglar Believes in You

Who Needs Money?

“Money won’t make you happy…but everybody wants to find out for themselves.” Zig Ziglar. Zig Ziglar was a child of the Great Depression. Originally from Alabama, his family moved to … Continue Reading →

First Conspiracy Theorist

Conspiracy and You

“I am very sorry I did not open my eyes before.”  John Hardouin. John Hardouin is the great granddaddy of conspiracy theorists. An 18th-century French scholar, numismatist, and theologian, he … Continue Reading →

Moses and the Ten


“How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?” Harry S Truman. It’s worth considering. Moses campaigned with the slogan, “Let my people go,” and … Continue Reading →

100-year flood

A Hundred-Year Flood

“There’s no such thing as a hundred-year flood.” Andrew Cuomo. The New York Governor has it right—there’s no such thing as a hundred-year flood. At least not as most of … Continue Reading →

P.T. Barnum

P.T. Barnum

“There’s a sucker born every minute.” P.T. Barnum. Ouch! That’s not the kind of quote most people would like associated with their name—particularly if they’re in business. In business, success … Continue Reading →

Josh Billings

Josh Billings

“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” Josh Billings. Josh Billings is the pseudonym for 19th-century humorist, Henry Wheeler Shaw. Shaw … Continue Reading →

Washington’s Last Battle

“Gentlemen, you will permit me to put on my spectacles, for I have not only grown gray but almost blind in the service of my country.” George Washington. General Washington … Continue Reading →

Exodus 16: What God Wants

Exodus 16: 16-18.      This is what the Lord has commanded: “Gather as much of it as each of you needs, an omer to a person according to the … Continue Reading →

Conversations in Management: Brian Garfield

The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.  Brian Garfield Hitler was impatient. He was meeting with Richard Meinertzhagen for the third time. … Continue Reading →