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Thanksgiving Has Passed; Will Gratitude Live On? Nov. 30, 2018

C Force

My hope is that you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day, a day so steeped in tradition. A day cente... Read More

Perfect Can't Be Improved Upon Nov. 28, 2018

Classic Zig Ziglar

Feb. 3, 1997, was a memorable day for Jeremey Sonnenfeld because this sophomore bowler from the Univ... Read More

Boss Takes Credit for Subordinate's Work Nov. 22, 2018

At Work

Q: I've been in the same job for five years, and I have a good work record. I've done extra assignme... Read More

Those 'At-Risk' Kids Nov. 21, 2018

Classic Zig Ziglar

Several years ago, Carl Hugebeck was teaching a course in character education in Bastrop, Texas, wit... Read More

Raising a Special-Needs Child Oct. 26, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: When I was in high school, I collected articles that I found inspirational and motivatio... Read More

Exercise + Shower = Motivation Oct. 17, 2018

Classic Zig Ziglar

My daughter, Cindy, and I periodically take long vigorous walks together that are fun and stimulatin... Read More

Sitting Idle While Grieving Oct. 11, 2018

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: I'm a retired man. My elderly mom lived with me for a long time, and I stayed busy with ... Read More

Prosecutors and the Rule of Law May. 10, 2018

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

Late last week, a federal judge in Alexandria, Virginia, questioned the authority of special counsel... Read More

Mercury, Uranus and Corruption Jan. 27, 2018

Horoscopes by Holiday

Mercury and Uranus are in a very difficult position. Keep in mind that while power corrupts a few, m... Read More

When You and Your Work Are Not Working Out Jan. 11, 2018

Work Daze

Ding-Dong! Ding-Dong! That's the sound of the bell ringing in your head. Yes, you frequently hear s... Read More

It's Nice to Be Nice Sep. 15, 2016

Work Daze

Be honest now. What motivates you, your co-workers and the people who run your company? If the answ... Read More

Your Office Is Out to Get You Oct. 08, 2015

Work Daze

There are many ways to leave this vale of tears. In 2011, 33 people died from eating cantaloupe. Wh... Read More

Defense Against Demagogues Jan. 28, 2015

Walter E. Williams

When gasoline sold at record prices, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said, "I think it's time to say to ... Read More

Who Is It That Wants to Kill Us? Jan. 21, 2015

Joseph Farah

If someone were trying to kill you, would the question of why be of interest? Of course it would. Ye... Read More

Sports Can Teach Achievement Nov. 09, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: I have a student who underachieves in school but is an excellent swimmer on the swim team. I'm tr... Read More

Change Lazy Son to Hard Worker Oct. 22, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: I have a very lazy son who barely studies. His time shifts among the computer (chatting, games), ... Read More

On the Ball Sep. 09, 2014

Jenny McCarthy

Do you feel as if there are certain times in your life — or even in your day — when you ... Read More

Capable Son Shows Poor Motivation Aug. 31, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: My very capable son is very lazy when it comes to homework and in-class work because he feels tha... Read More

The Meaning of Lila

Jan. 09, 2014

His Motivation Was Love Dec. 11, 2013

Classic Zig Ziglar

At 6 feet 2 inches and 275 pounds, Daniel Huffman was the co-captain and a star defensive tackle on ... Read More