Dan Trathen DMin, PhD Clinical Psychologist & Certified Business & Life Coach

The Top 10 of Wise Sayings

I recently came across a “top 10 wisdom list” by Thomas Jefferson. Maybe this list will jog your mind into remembering what your parent, teachers, or grandparents said to you.

1. Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.


2. Never trouble another for what you can do yourself.


3. Never […]

Are You Suffering From Depression?

A man and his wife were traveling west and stopped at a full service gas station to fill up their tank. After the station attendant had washed their car’s windshield, the driver of the car told the man, “It is still dirty. Wash it again.” So the station attendant washed it again only to hear […]

Words of Wisdom

Basic life lessons don’t seem to change from century to century. They are learned and re-learned as we live life. Some would say that there is nothing new under the sun. It has been said that a person begins cutting their wisdom teeth the first time they bite off more than they can chew. The […]

Taking Courage in Times of Crisis

By Daniel W. Trathen, D. Min. Ph. D.

During the Revolutionary War, Thomas Paine wrote The Crisis. It was circular designed to stir the reader to become outraged against the oppression of the British and unite in their quest for freedom and independence. It is in this short essay that we find the famous quote, […]