Thoughts from My Personal Journal

THOUGHT: December 16, 2019

A chain is only as strong as its weakest link, and a tennis player is no better than his second serve.

THOUGHT: January 2, 2020

I find it amazing that two people born more than half a century apart can still enjoy serious competition on the tennis court.

THOUGHT: August 31, 2020

Horseflies that try to annoy tennis players on the court generally have a short lifespan.

THOUGHT: September 19, 2020

People immensely enjoy fishing and hunting, but they are satisfying a much greater human need than the mere need to eat some fish or game.

THOUGHT: February 9, 2021

In sports, there is a saying that goes something like this: “Don’t let a defeat beat you twice.” If you are still thinking about the last game that you lost when the next game is played, then you will likely lose that next game, too. In other words, don’t waste today on yesterday, or don’t let yesterday also use up today.

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