Quote of the Day
“Every man has his own destiny; the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.”- Henry Miller
Things to Learn from 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Habit 5: Seek First To Understand Then To Be Understood
Diagnose then prescribe.
Diagnosing, then prescribing, is a principle that’s appropriate for medicine, law, product design, engineering and much more.  In fact, it’s a principle evident in all areas of life.  It has its greatest power, though, in the area of interpersonal relations.

Word of the Day (from http://wordsmith.org/words/today.html)

verb tr., intr.: To be necessary, worthwhile, or appropriate.