Untethered Dog

You Never Know Where He Will Go

Proverbs

Swing, Batter Batter

While watching the 2007 Sean Astin vehicle The Final Season this weekend I was surprised to hear Chief Bender quoted — and by none other than Rachael Leigh Cook. From his Ten Commandments: “You will never become a .300 hitter unless you take the bat off your shoulder.” Have truer words been spoken?

Resilience

Fall down seven times, get up eight. -Japanese proverb

Awareness

Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are. -Chinese Proverb

Perspective

Vita somnium breve (life is a short dream). -Old Roman saying

Humility

Be humble, for you are made of the earth. Be noble, for you are made of stars. -Serbian proverb