Men, in general, judge more from appearances than from reality. All men have eyes, but few have the gift of penetration. - Niccolo Machiavelli From my primary blog here. This is an interesting topic to me. There's a common expression about judging a book by its cover. While growing up, many of us hear this … Continue reading Appearance



There is no such thing as luck, merely opportunity meeting preparedness. - George S. Patton Jr. From my official blog here. Few, if any, chance encounters in the world can overcome a complete lack of preparation and ambition. I suspect we all know that type of person who seems to get everything they set their … Continue reading Preparedness