The Thoughts of a Frumpy Professor

............................................ ............................................ A blog devoted to the ramblings of a small town, middle aged college professor as he experiences life and all its strange variances.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

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Nice Day



Today was overall a nice day! In a book that I have been looking at, there are a variety of quotes from Mother Theresa that are divided out across the days of the month for a person to think and ponder about. The quote today was in a nutshell suggesting:

"You should not just do your work in this life, but do your work with a spirit of happiness and love."

Taking to heart her suggestions has been a value to me in my life. I have been doing this every day for the past two weeks and her ideas have given me great things to think about as I try to journey through life with the hope/notion to make things better for myself, my family, and my community.

Today, I think I was pretty successful in performing my work with a spirit of happiness and love. I had to check my emotions a few times and think more about how I *wanted* to become rather than how I felt about some of the tasks, but in so doing, I was pretty successful with it today.

After work, I went to the tobacco shop and bought a bit of a very nice, aromatic burley that I have not had in quite a while.

PipeTobacco

3 Comments:

Blogger BBC said...

Today was overall a nice day!

Rained all fucking day long here.

Mother Theresa was a sucker for the catholic church and lived her life pretty much in poverty all her life.

But I guess if you want to seek that kind of love you can give up everything you have and go to work for the church.

A fuck it, love for mankind is overrated.

Thursday, 29 March, 2012  
Blogger austere said...

Sounds good!

Friday, 30 March, 2012  
Blogger BBC said...

Can you screw up the love of another post?

Sunday, 01 April, 2012  

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