Author: rogerringer

"LEADERSHIP IS PRACTICED NOT SO MUCH IN WORDS AS IN ATTITUDE AND IN ACTIONS." Harold S. Geneen The facts of fire have been driven home twice in two years here in Kansas and now it is California that is facing realities. Montana and Idaho have been facing all...

"YOU CAN DELEGATE AUTHORITY, BUT NOT RESPONSIBILITY." Byron Dugan   There is always a big rush to take a horrible situation and turn it to something that shifts responsibility. Since the individual responsibility has been removed from everything those who would use this for their own reasons seem...

"ATTITUDE IS A LITTLE THING THAT MAKES A BIG DIFFERENCE." Winston Churchill   Attitude is a big thing and lately I have been having a bad attitude. Now I know you will think this is about politics. Not this time. In many if not all news and websites that...

"WHEN ONE BURNS ONE'S BRIDGES, WHAT A NICE FIRE IT MAKES."                                 Dylan Thomas   Are you tired of politics being injected into everything? I am, and Aunt Gladys would sure like for me...

"JUST WHEN I THINK I HAVE LEARNED THE WAY TO LIVE, LIFE CHANGES. Hugh Prather   Life has a funny way of drop kicking you as you think things are just where they should be. Reality jumps up and punches you in the nose and gets your attention. It...

"A MIND THAT IS STRETCHED BY A NEW EXPERIENCE CAN NEVER GO BACK TO ITS OLD DIMENSIONS." Oliver Wendel Homes Jr.   The most frequent question right now to me is "Do you feel like a weight has been lifted?" Not really, let me explain. As you may be aware I...

"REMEMBER THAT THE MOST VALUABLE ANTIQUES ARE OLD FRIENDS."                                    H. Jackson Brown Jr.   It has been a hectic week and it seems that the older I get the longer it takes to...

"IT IS AMAZING WHAT YOU CAN ACCOMPLISH IF YOU DO NOT CARE WHO GETS THE CREDIT." Harry S. Truman   It tickles me that the 'elites' in the beltway, and on the coasts are just puzzled as to what is happening today. When there is a constant narrative of...

"HATE, EMOTIONALISM, AND FRUSTRATION ARE NOT POLICIES."                                                     Madeline Albright What is the need for the continued hate and emotion from people who...

"ART, FREEDOM, AND CREATIVITY WILL CHANGE SOCIETY FASTER THAN POLITICS."                                                 Victor Pinchuk   For those of you who insist on calling our country a democracy...