Ryan Smith Lexington KY

Try, try again. This proverbial statement is said to have multiple origins. US educator Thomas H. Palmer, in his “Teacher’s Manual” published 1840, wrote:

“‘Tis a lesson you should heed, try, try again. If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.”

Edward Hickson popularized it in his book The…


Panic

Early in the 20 thcentury if you watched an electrician wire a house, you would have seen that there were two wires entering the outlet box where you would eventually plug in your lamp. One wire was the “hot wire” and it brought power into the outlet. The other was…


Heraclitus, 6 thcentury philosopher and visionary, is quoted as saying, “The only constant in life is change.”In fact, he had many comments about change in the world and in life itself. Change is inevitable. Ryan Smith from Lexington KY posits that change comes whether we desire it or not because…


Ryan Smith of Lexington KY
Ryan Smith, Lexington KY

Before starting a search for a job, Ryan Smith of Lexington KY suggests that there is one consideration you need in order to get the most suitable job for yourself. What are you looking to find and do in this job? Are wages at the top of your list? Good…


Ryan Smith Lexington KY
Ryan Smith of Lexington KY

For many years the collective wisdom when faced with a task was simple: “Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way”. Ryan Smith of Lexington KY posits that times have changed and so must that advice. Someone who wants to be a successful leader must actually be able to do…


Ryan Smith of Lexington KY

In the famous Shakespeare play, “Romeo and Juliet”, Shakespeare has his character Juliet acknowledge that names are not necessarily descriptive of whatever it has been attached to. If her beloved Romeo had been surnamed something other than “Montague”, he would have been an accepted partner for her. The family feud…


Ryan Smith of Lexington KY with his family

The origin of names is a fascinating study. Once humanity found ways to communicate, they began to self-identify. There are ancient stone tablets and papyri with hieroglyphs that someone chose to use in order to identify themselves as the author of the “writing”. Anthropologists believe that the practice of using…


The field of medicine is one of the most rapidly evolving areas in modern Western society. Pharmaceutics has emerged not only as a hugely profitable industry within itself but also as a flag bearer for medical advancement. According to Ryan Smith of Lexington KY, a trend in pharmaceutical development involves…


Ryan Smith Lexington KY

Horses are loved around the world, yet probably no place as much as in Lexington Kentucky, the “Horse Capital of the World”. Lexington is a wonderland for horses and the people who love them. Horses, and racing have had a powerful impact on the economy, industry, and beauty of the…


Ryan Smith Museums in Lexington KY

In the United States the Arts and History have become an extras for education. Some history may be taught in the context of other disciplines, yet, humanity’s fascinating and also too often brutal walk through time is relegated to short study. The emphasis on S.T.E.M. education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)…

Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith, Lexington KY raised scientist and speaker with a heavy background in biochemistry and medical training. https://ryansmithlexingtonky.com/

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