Patriot? Then Be Proud Outloud

Patriot? Then Be Proud Outloud   Take pride in your nationality as part of this great, sovereign country. Your homeland is part of what defines your origins. Be prepared to defend her against attackers and naysayers. Our founding fathers believed in trade, immigration, religious freedom, fair...

The Truth Is, Reading Really Is Fundamental

The Truth Is, Reading Really Is Fundamental   Reading opens your mind to expand your knowledge. The most basic reason to read is to assimilate information that has been explored, compiled, and passed down through the ages. Our own individual experiences are no longer the limit to what we can know. There are...

Persistence Pays Off… Right?

Persistence Pays Off… Right?   Self-control, perseverance, and grit are the most important predictors of success – even more than IQ or socioeconomic background. Thankfully, persistence is a quality that can be cultivated. It’s a decision that we make to stick with what we’re doing, no matter what....