Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in a while… but a fat girl can only smell the sweets

even a blind squirrel but a fat girl onlyI am observing, I am witnessing the conversation in my discussion group. Great market research! lol. I find out what people don't know. What people don't understand.

One of the differences between animals and humans is humans' arrogance.

When you watch animals, the parents, the elders, teach the young ones all that is teachable. Otherwise their species would die out: there is a lot to know to be safe, to live long enough to create offspring themselves and contribute to the survival of their species.

Humans are attempting to do the same, but never tell their offspring, never told you, that the purpose of education is to know what the generations before yours discovered for themselves, so you can stand on their shoulders and not have to discover all that, again, the hard way. Continue reading "Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in a while… but a fat girl can only smell the sweets"

I am going to toot my own horn… if I don’t, maybe no one will

tooting my own hornIf you are not for you, who is for you? (~Hillel)

If You Don't Toot Your Own Horn, Who Will?

One of the results I got out of having my own predatory genes adjusted from zero to three, is self-appreciation. I now own my results. I am proud of them. Not too much... just as much as they deserve to be proud of.

Finally Hillel the elder would be proud of me. Having no predatory genes, I was never fully be able to be for myself... I always hoped that someone will come and rescue me. Continue reading "I am going to toot my own horn… if I don’t, maybe no one will"