Random Reflections 10

Random Reflections 10

There is one type of criticism that is constructive, when people criticize you to help you. There is another type of criticism, when people criticize you to help themselves. The things we hate in other people sometimes turn out to be things we hate in ourselves but do not see.…

Imprisoned by Cell Phones

Imprisoned by Cell Phones

It came to me in the middle of the night why we are, on the whole, so afraid, so desperately looking for someone to take care of us, so unable to make decisions, so welcoming of the Nanny State, so self-absorbed, so full of doubt, and so perpetually distressed. It’s…

Random Reflections 9

Random Reflections 9

The sight of a child praying wins more souls than 100 books of apologetics. All sins affect all people. There is no such thing as private sin. A good illustration is sexual sin. The idea that what people do in their bedroom is their own business has led us to…

Random Reflections 8

Random Reflections 8

Most people are rational only up to the point when logic tells them to do something they don’t want to do or believe something they don’t want to believe. One secret to having a long-lasting marriage is not taking yourself too seriously. A lot of marketing is people who don’t…