Best Words for a Better World
The happiest people I have known have been those who gave themselves no concern about their own souls, but did their uttermost to mitigate the miseries of others.
I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday. And lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.
One of the greatest obstacles to the power of the worthiest words to make a difference is…indifference.read more
Finding the worthiest words to use in times of tragedy sometimes seems absolutely impossible. Sometimes the best thing to do is simply listening.read more
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I help people find ways to use words both online and offline to persuade, influence, delight, inspire, and enlighten for the purpose of building a better world.
Sarah, my love for you is deathless, it seems to bind me to you with mighty cables that nothing but Omnipotence could break; and yet my love of Country comes over me like a strong wind and bears me irresistibly on with all these chains to the battlefield.
From this day forward, I no longer shall tinker with the machinery of death.
the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!
I celebrate myself, and sing myself,
And what I assume you shall assume,
For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you.
All right, then, I’ll go to hell!
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
Do you believe passionately in something because it makes you come alive?
Maybe you have a mission to do something that will meet a crying need.
Is your message getting across the way you think it should be?
If your cause is worthy, shouldn’t you be using the worthiest words?