Favorite Insights & Handles

At the right moment, a few simple words or phrases can be more helpful than all the sophisticated discussion in the world. Here are a few insights and handles that may help you find serenity, courage and wisdom. On a regular basis, a few of the older entries will be replaced with new thoughts and discussions. So come back to visit from time to time.

"A cancer diagnosis encourages usto know both the fragility and hopes of life and with that knowledge to live most fully"
Wendy S. Harpham, M.D.

"The intimate knowledge of what might have been lost —and might yet be— makes me feel today and everyday in a wonderfully intense way."
Wendy S. Harpham, M.D. (fromView from Remission)

"Everywhere the old order changes, and happy are those who can change with it."
Sir William Osler

"An attitude of gratitude brings blessings."
Sir John Templeton

When you're having “one of those days,” remind yourself: The best I can do is the best I can do. And, the best is good enough!

You are not a statistic; you are an individual.
To read Dr. Harpham's discussion of the next three quotes, click here.

"It ain't over 'til it's over."
Yogi Berra

"Please don't let me die before I die."

"While there's life, there's hope."