Day: June 24, 2019

Is freedom worth a price tag up to and including your life?

While deployed, I witnessed unimaginable actions of humanity resulting in parents, friends and loved ones getting that phone call no one wants or wishes for. I ask myself “What for” and “Was it worth it?” I’ve often struggled understanding and fully believing if our involvement in many endeavors were merited. […]

Why Do We Learn From Failure And Not From Success?

I’m sure you have heard the ever-cited quote “We learn from failure, not from success,” by Bram Stoker. Why is that? That is a question someone asked on the ever popular platform Quora seen here. The answer provided by Dan Hensley sheds some insight into why this is and what it […]