Author Archives: The Rural Iowegian

About The Rural Iowegian

I am the Rural Iowegian of www.ruraliowegian.wordpress.com a published author and an award winning photographer. I use this space to speak my mind. God Bless.

Thought for Today (10/22/2018)

Know yourself both physically and mentally; when something changes, do not blindly accept it, but find out why the change has happened. ~ ME Advertisements

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Thought for Today (10/21/2018)

The laws of the land are supposed to meet a “moral-minimum” meaning the law is set at the lowest acceptable ethical level.  Anymore, the idea of ethics to many is unacceptable because it might hold one accountable for one’s actions, thereby moving the bar down … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (10/19/2018)

As we walk from day to day, we get used to the big sights and sounds that draw our attention. Whether it be blaring horns from impatient drivers in traffic, various non-descript buildings along your path, or just zoned out because … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (10/18/2018)

Readers beware! There is a disease often overlooked that is spreading in epidemic proportions! The disease I speak of is known as the “If Only” disease. Persons affected with this disease are frequently heard saying: “If only I get that … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (10/16/2018)

One of my aphorisms is  “Your quality of life is dependent upon your perception of your surroundings.”  Most people can change their perception of events with very little effort by determining whether or not something in their immediate vicinity is … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (10/13/2018)

Pride – refers to a foolishly and irrationally corrupt sense of one’s personal value Greed – an inordinate desire to acquire or possess more than one needs. Lust – a psychological force producing intense wanting for an object, or circumstance … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (10/11/2018)

America is a very strange land.  Those who defraud, steal, and cheat in private are chastised and sometimes thrown in jail.  Those who do it in public with fanfare, we send to Washington D.C. ~ ME

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