Parents give physical life to a child; teachers inject that life with purpose and meaning.
The faults we accuse others of can most often be found within ourselves.
Living with joy despite our setbacks and travails.
Striving to live with an awareness of the pain of others and do what we can to alleviate their burden.
You don't need to be famous to be a hero.
Living life urgently, intensely and purposefully.
Why wait for a funeral to give heartfelt praise about those you love?
Whether you're over the hill or not depends on whether you still feel like climbing.
What comfort do we find in all the noise?
Go ahead and take her out for dinner, but make sure your display of gratitude isn't just a once-a-year occasion.
As one young man leaves his 20s behind, idealism gives way to practicality. Almost.
Every so often something happens with one of my kids and I begin to understand what parenting is all about. This is one of those moments.
If a mushroom can cost $700 a pound, how much are you worth?
Spiritual lessons from the crucial presidential vote in Ohio.
Overcoming our failure of imagination.
It would be tragic to accept the crisis in Israel as a normal part of reality.