Time, Indication,& Wealth


But if time is an indicationOf the wealth I never knew Then I'm the last of the big time spenders'Cause I've been spending time on you – Billy Joel (Big Time Spenders)

My Words, Your Understanding


I am only responsible for what I say, not for what you understand. 

 – Osho

#3 of 30


Wisdom I’ve (hopefully) gained in my almost 40 years.  #3 of 30: LOVE. We all want it. No matter what you say, we ALL need it. Sometimes we feel lost without it. It makes us feel on top of the world, and it makes us feel lower than Hell sometimes. It’s one of the biggest… Continue reading #3 of 30

Love Yourself


I am the best thing that’s ever happened to me. 

 – TangoTalks (Teresa Slater)

Recent Selfie…. it’s been a while…



I am going to steal Christie’s idea of posting something I’ve learned every day until I turn 40. I was supposed to do this every single day for 40 days before my 40th birthday but I am a little behind on that, so we’re going to go with 30 days before my 40th birthday. 😜… Continue reading

Make Break Recreate


Life makes you, breaks you, and recreates you.

 – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

Always Exceptions


There will always be an exception to everything, and it will either make you or break you.

 – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

I’m Still Standing 


You could never know what it’s like Your blood like winter freezes just like ice And there’s a cold lonely light that shines from you You’ll wind up like the wreck you hide behind that mask you use  – Elton John (I’m Still Standing)

Perfected Progress


Strive for progress, not perfection.     – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

Courage Isn’t Our Strength, Fear Is.


     It’s impossible to get through this world in solo mode. Think about it like this…. if I had to guess, I would say 99% of people do not like fear. Depending on the type of person you are, you’re [initial] onset of fear either causes us to freeze up and hide and retreat… Continue reading Courage Isn’t Our Strength, Fear Is.

Doorbells


Love comes a’knockimg, it doesn’t ring your doorbell.  – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

Death, Love, & Fear


They say that death is the scariest, but I beg to differ. Love is far more scary.  – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

The Devil You Know


Better the devil you know than the devil you don’t know. 

 – Unknown 

In Me, At Me


Find someone who looks in you, not at you.  – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

Someone’s Reason 


Be someone’s reason, not their excuse.

 – TangoTalks (Teresa Slater)

Me Inside Of Me


I’m supposed to be me, not this me that’s inside of me.

 – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

Unintentional Intentions


It’s when after the moment is over, that good intentions can unintentionally become bad.

 – Teresa Slater (TangoTalks)

Roaring Chaos


The thing about chaos, is it while it disturbs us, it too, horses our hearts to roar it away we secretly find significant.  – Christopher Poindexter


I waited and waited.

For minutes.

Four hours.

But all I had was silence.

And with the absence of your words.

I took it as an answer.

 – l.b.