(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)

Driving to the farm along back country roads both sides of the road were littered with flowers. Bright and subtle, tall and carpet-like, and in an array of colors almost hard to believe. Beautiful. Miles and miles. Spring, as they say, had sprung.

Then the ah-ha: these lovely flowers were the product of . . . weeds. Useless ol mow’em-down weeds.

Coaching Point: The contrast begs a choice – see the weeds or see the flowers?

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