• Il Potere Di Una Fervida Fantasia E' La Componente Principale Di Ogni Operazione Magica, Diceva Paracelso, Ed E' Per Questo Che La Fantasia E' La Caratteristica Principale Dell'arte In Ogni Sua Magica Manifestazione.~Carl William BrownTweet

Christmas thoughts

Christmas thoughts

I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round, as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely, and to think of people below them as if they really were fellow passengers to the grave, and not another race of creatures bound on other journeys.  … Continue reading

The Olympic Games

The Olympic Games

The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not winning but taking part; the essential thing in life is not conquering but fighting well. Pierre de Coubertin The Olympics remain the most compelling search for excellence that exists in sport, and maybe in life itself. Dawn Fraser The Olympics are a wonderful metaphor for world cooperation, the kind of international competition that’s wholesome and healthy, an interplay between countries that represents the best in … Continue reading

Sports news

Sports news

Given the nature of sports, its not surprising that athletes have had some inspiring and motivational things to say about hard work, leadership, perseverance, winning, and much more. One man practicing sportsmanship is far better than a hundred teaching it. Knute Rockne The five S’s of sports training are: stamina, speed, strength, skill, and spirit; but the greatest of these is spirit. Ken Doherty Sport is a preserver of health.  Hippocrates There may be people … Continue reading