Monthly Archives: February 2010

Discover that I had not lived

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.” – from chapter 2 of Henry David Thoreau’s “Walden” Where did … » Continue Reading

No man is an island

The past week has been an interesting one in US stock market.  Why? Primarily because of Greece and China.  China is raising reserve requirements on its banks, which will lead to reduced lending and, therefore, slower expansion, raising fears about the viability of the worldwide recovery. Greece’s government has basically threatened to default on its … » Continue Reading