Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one’s self.
Lovely weather so far. I don’t know how long it will last, but I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning how to sail my ship.
In horse vernacular, Roy has always “given me my head”, and I have always tried to do the same for him.
Let’s face it. In most of life we really are interdependent. We need each other. Staunch independence is an illusion, but heavy dependence isn’t healthy, either. The only position of long-term strength is interdependence: win-win.
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
I once worked as a salesman and was very independent. I took orders from no one.
God helps them that help themselves.
Without moral and intellectual independence, there is no anchor for national independence.
Men say they love independence in a woman, but they don’t waste a second demolishing it brick by brick.
The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: Initiative, Imagination, Individuality and Independence.