Author: rogerringer

"IF WE OPEN A QUARREL BETWEEN PAST AND PRESENT, WE SHALL FIND THAT WE HAVE LOST THE FUTURE." Winston Churchill   I am getting worn out with the politics and the deliberate attempts to turn everyone against the other. The raw joy that some take to create hate and attack...

"UNLIKE SOME POLITICIANS, I CAN ADMIT A MISTAKE." Nelson Mandela   Hold the press! I messed up, made a mistake, stubbed my toe, put out bad information, I am still human! In my last column I told the story of Abby the Spoon Lady who is one of my favorite...

"THINK LEFT AND THINK RIGHT AND THINK LOW AND THINK HIGH. OH, THE THINKS YOU CAN THINK UP IF ONLY YOU TRY! Dr. Suess   I have a favorite character that I watch on You Tube and if you have ever taken the time to watch one of her videos she...

"WE MUST LET GO OF THE LIFE WE HAVE PLANNED, SO AS TO ACCEPT THE ONE THAT IS WAITING FOR US" Joseph Campbell   If you have ever wondered about the hill that I live on down here in Barber County and would like to find a place to live...

"IF GOD WOULD HAVE WANTED US TO LIVE IN A PERMISSIVE SOCIETY HE WOULD HAVE GIVEN US THE TEN SUGGESTIONS AND NOT THE TEN COMMANDMENTS." Zig Zigler   The words 'New Normal' seem to have replaced 'sustainable' as the catch all phrase for those pushing agendas. The 'experts' have put all of...

"IF YOU CAN DREAM IT, YOU CAN DO IT." Walt Disney   It is getting toward the time of year that makes me bubble with excitement even when there is nothing I can do about it. I grew up on the seat of a tractor and so it is...

"IF YOU DIE IN AN ELEVATOR, BE SURE TO PRESS THE UP BUTTON." Sam Levinson."   You just have to feel sorry for those who have no intention of dying. They believe that they can last forever and yet they have only heard of one man that came back...

"WHEN A NATION IS FILLED WITH STRIFE, THEN DO PATRIOTS SHINE." Lao Tzu   The strings of our nation are being pulled by a variety of factions with this virus epidemic. It is when you get past all of the surface agitation that many media outlets are throwing at...

"GOOD ADVICE IS ALWAYS CERTAIN TO BE IGNORED, BUT THAT'S NO REASON NOT TO GIVE IT." Agatha Christe   Well Kansas made it to the bottom. We are number fifty on the list of fifty states that have received tests for the Covid 19 Virus. It is official that...