You come home, make some tea, sit down in your armchair, and all around you is silence.
Decide for yourself whether that's loneliness or freedom.
Three feet from GOLD
Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich
An uncle of R. U. Darby was caught by the "gold fever" in the gold rush days, and went west to DIG AND GROW RICH. He had never heard that more gold has been mined from the brains of men that has ever been taken from earth. He staked a claim and went to work with pick and shovel. The going was hard, but his lust for gold was definite.
Life's a breeze when you work as hard at simplifying it as you do at complicating it- Part 2
101 Really Important Things You Already Know, But Keep Forgetting: How to Make Your Life More Enjoyable Day-by-Day, Year-by-Year by Ernie Zelinski
Yet, life's a breeze when we work as hard at simplifying it as we do at complicating it. If you are the type of person who can't leave home without four- fifths of your personal possessions, it's time to lighten up a little on your journey through life. Without delay, get rid of the burdens that have become a drain on your time, space, money and energy. Do something today to make your life less complicated.
—Stories by the Heart, Retold by Alice Gray
The young man sat alone on the bus and most of the time stared out the window. He was in his midtwenties, nice looking with a kind face. His dark blue shirt matched the color of his eyes. His hair was short and neat. Occasionally he would look away from the window and the anxiety on his young face touched the heart of the grandmotherly woman sitting across the aisle. The bus was just approaching the outskirts of small town when she was so drawn to the young man that she scooted across the aisle and asked permission to sit next to him.