About Wisecracks For A Good Life!
Words have power, and, in this book, I am attempting to use the most inspirational and motivational words to have the most enlightened and transformative effects. Many of us humans (including myself), seem to be pilloried by prevailing social trends and cultures which have left many of us unanchored from traditional values and mores, leaving us maybe with a sense of loss. Certainly, many of us believe that society has lost its moorings and we quietly pray for the day when some semblance of ‘normalcy’ can be returned to.
The quotations herein are not sourced from any religion, but the reader may find that they are consonant with the teachings of his/her religion or belief system if it is based on Truth. Indeed, the tenets espoused here are all universal in nature and accords with man’s highest ideals – Happiness, Truth, Love, Reason, Justice, Unity, Liberation, Faith, etc., etc. These tenets are intended to strengthen the belief in the universality of man in all individuals and thereby improve bonding and fraternity in the human family.
Nigel Gittens is a graduate of the University of the West Indies (BSc., Civil Eng., Hons) and Henley Management College (MBA). He has also been a former member of the School of Philosophy of Trinidad and Tobago (27 years) and its Chairman for ten (10) years (1992 -2002). He is an avid reader of philosophy and an author of four (4) books.