Simple Simon On Horoscopes, And A Great Quotation From Shakespeare
Millions believe in horoscopes. Always have. Always will.
The horoscope section of many publications is its most frequently read section. Whenever editors think about dropping horoscopes, there generally is a loud outcry from readers.
Simple Simon admits that he sometimes reads them, too. Simple Simon is a Leo, and behaves like Leos are supposed to behave. He loves attention, roars when he’s not paid attention to or crossed, is generous, loyal, and protective.
But there is great danger in believing that we are controlled by the stars, that we have nothing to do with our destiny. Throughout history, countless individuals, famous and obscure, have looked for signs and omens to guide them in their decisions. And when they did act in accord with their omens and signs, found disaster, not success.
Shakespeare confronted this belief in his plays, most famously in “Julius Caesar.”
Here is a great quote from Shakespeare’s on omens, the stars, and destiny:
“Men at some time are masters of their fates; the fault…is not in our stars, but in ourselves…”
This is a quote that you can use in speeches and conversation whenever you want to make the point that uncritical belief in the rule of the stars can lead to crippling inaction or disaster.
“Coming Soon. “Blockbuster new book by Gene Griessman, Ph.D! Place your order now for an autographed copy. List price $24.95. Save $5.00. Free shipping in the U.S.”
Don’t leave yet. Check out at least one other article. You’re already here. Why rush off? Whatyousay.com is full of good advice. We guarantee you’ll be a better communicator if you invest more time here.
WhatYouSay.com Website Special!
1. “AN EVENING WITH ABRAHAM LINCOLN” Splendid 4-camera shoot at the Georgia Dome; color
2. “THE WORDS LINCOLN LIVED BY” An acclaimed treasury of Lincoln quotations
3. “TIME TACTICS OF VERY SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE” Regarded world-wide as one of the greatest time management books ever.
4. MEM-CARDS 10 techniques to improve your communication skills
5. “99 WAYS TO GET MORE OUT OF EVERY DAY” CD You will start making better use of your time immediately.
6. “LESSONS FROM LEGENDS” Listen to insider secrets from exclusive interviews with Ronald Reagan, Aaron Copland, Julie Andrews, Tennessee Williams, Ray Charles, Jack Nicklaus, Hank Aaron, and many others. CD; 1 hour
7. “LINCOLN SPEAKS TO LEADERS” Lincoln’s thoughts brought to life and applied to daily activities
8. “LINCOLN’S WISDOM” The Gettysburg Address, plus many more excerpts from the acclaimed one-man play, CD, two discs, 2.5 hours
9. “LINCOLN ON COMMUNICATION” Perfect for self-study; ideal for seminar or classroom use—comes with a teacher/trainer guide DVD and CD, 1 hour ($120 if purchased separately)
Best–Platinum Special $290 Items 1-9 ($460 if purchased separately)
Bonus! one-hour telephone coaching session with Dr. Gene Griessman–complimentary with this selection.
Better–Gold Special $230 Items 1-8 ($340 if purchased separately)
Bonus! 30-minute telephone coaching session with Dr. Gene Griessman–complimentary with this selection.
Good–Silver Special $85 Items 1-7 ($105 if purchased separately)
FREE SHIPPING IN THE U.S. FOR SILVER, GOLD, AND PLATINUM BUNDLES
–Gene Griessman is an internationally known keynote speaker, actor, and consultant. His video “Lincoln on Communication” is owned by thousands of corporations, libraries, and government organizations. He has spoken at conventions all over the world. To learn more about his services, contact us at 404-256-5927 or email@example.com Learn more about Gene Griessman at www.presidentlincoln.com and at www.atlantaspeakersbureau.com