Get Up and Do Something…and Honor Those Who Have Done Before

The façade of the impressive Château le Seuil wasn’t the only image that made an impression on me.  I’ve long appreciated the tradition of planting a young tree to celebrate the birth of a new generation, and the ancient pine in front of the family home attested to the longevity of this line.

 

We can talk about all the wonderful things we can do for future generations, but the proof is in what remains long after the dreaming and scheming…

 

“It’s time for us to stand up and cheer for the doer, the achiever, the one who recognizes the challenge and does something about it.”  Lombardi

“The purpose of life is to matter—to count, to stand for something, to have it make some difference that we lived at all.”  Leo Rosten

 

Have you taken the time to tell someone how much they matter to you?

 

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