Jean Owens

Wisdom

Down through the ages, knowledge and wisdom have been highly prized. The Tompkins County Public Library, founded in 1864 by Ezra Cornell, has 235,000 items with the… Read More »Wisdom

Relationships

RELATIONSHIPS We can never forget Winston Churchill’s renowned words: “We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight… Read More »Relationships

Friendship

FRIENDSHIP A group of friends went deer hunting and separated into pairs for the day. That night, one hunter returned alone, staggering as he carried… Read More »Friendship

Perseverance

TO PERSEVERE In 1996, a young marine corporal named Joey Mora was standing on a platform of an aircraft carrier patrolling the Iranian Sea. Incredibly,… Read More »Perseverance