'I am prone to gravitate toward my own disappointment than
risk disappointing others. That is why I believe in God.
I am better suited to handle the absence of His existence,
than risk His disappointment and sadness that I never believed.'
A lone tree stands lost in the abyss of the West Texas Plains, the young man asked his father " Why only one tree? " His father responded: " The point of diminishing returns is a relative concept."
What is it about railroad tracks that bid you to walk down their path? Maybe it's the allure of a new journey or greener pastures? Maybe it's the curiosity of what's around the next bend. Even if you resist the temptation, your mind always makes the journey.
It is a foolish man that takes comfort in the failure of his adversary,
for success is spawned from failure.
A wise man is a student of his own failures, and prays
the lessons learned precede that of his foe.