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Really beautiful piece from David Brooks about The Art of Presence in times of grief and tragedy. Take a few moments and read this today. :: New York Times

Really beautiful piece from David Brooks about The Art of Presence in times of grief and tragedy. Take a few moments and read this today. :: New York Times

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David Brooks: Should you live for your résumé ... or your eulogy? | TED Talk | TED.com

David Brooks: Should you live for your résumé ... or your eulogy? | TED Talk | TED.com

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TED Talk Subtitles and Transcript: Within each of us are two selves, suggests David Brooks in this meditative short talk: the self who craves success, who builds a résumé, and the self who seeks connection, community, love -- the values that make for a great eulogy. (Joseph Soloveitchik has called these selves "Adam I" and "Adam II.") Brooks asks: Can we balance these two selves?

TED Talk Subtitles and Transcript: Within each of us are two selves, suggests David Brooks in this meditative short talk: the self who craves success, who builds a résumé, and the self who seeks connection, community, love -- the values that make for a great eulogy. (Joseph Soloveitchik has called these selves "Adam I" and "Adam II.") Brooks asks: Can we balance these two selves?

David Brooks: Putting Grit in Its Place   | An education system that was truly aligned with kids’ potential would focus less on G.P.A.s and more on innate aspiration.

David Brooks: Putting Grit in Its Place | An education system that was truly aligned with kids’ potential would focus less on G.P.A.s and more on innate aspiration.

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Commencement speakers are always telling young people to follow their passions. Be true to yourself. This is a vision of life that begins with self and ends with self. But people on the road to inner light do not find their vocations by asking, what do I want from life? They ask, what is life asking of me? How can I match my intrinsic talent with one of the world’s deep needs?

Commencement speakers are always telling young people to follow their passions. Be true to yourself. This is a vision of life that begins with self and ends with self. But people on the road to inner light do not find their vocations by asking, what do I want from life? They ask, what is life asking of me? How can I match my intrinsic talent with one of the world’s deep needs?

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The conservative columnist and the whole GOP field can't stop wildly exaggerating the threat of terrorism.  http://www.alternet.org/media/why-david-brooks-so-very-afraid

The conservative columnist and the whole GOP field can't stop wildly exaggerating the threat of terrorism. http://www.alternet.org/media/why-david-brooks-so-very-afraid

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David Brooks Fish Oxford Shirt Size 8 This is awesome! Great blueish purple button down oxford. Has beautiful fish all over it!  It is missing the bottom botton FYI! Gorgeous shirt just the same.  Brand: David Brooks Size: 8 David Brooks  Tops Button Down Shirts

David Brooks Fish Oxford Shirt Size 8 This is awesome! Great blueish purple button down oxford. Has beautiful fish all over it! It is missing the bottom botton FYI! Gorgeous shirt just the same. Brand: David Brooks Size: 8 David Brooks Tops Button Down Shirts