1 - All living things have an inherent nobility and deserve respect.
2 - If you don’t look, you’ll never see. If you don’t listen, you’ll never hear. If you don’t slow down regularly and stop occasionally, you’ll go nuts.
3 - Women and men are different.
4 - No treasure is more dear than a true friend.
5 - Despite radical differences among breeds, all dogs excel at companionship.
6 - Baseball is a beautiful game.
7 - Fishing helps me stay in tune with Nature and hence, myself.
8 - Service to others is our most noble calling.
9 - Children know important things that most of us have forgotten.
10 - Newsprint gets smaller and blurrier once you turn 50.
I was going to elaborate on each, briefly, but of course I started running off at the brain and quickly realized I’d tax your patience (and risk numbing your lips) if I did. So, maybe I will on a few of them in a day or three. Or not. Maybe they don’t need no steenkin’ elaboration.