The one thing I am passionate about...
Reading and learning new things. Staying current on what's happening in our world. Staying healthy by eating right, exercising, and stimulating my brain. Truly listening to others to gain insight into their knowledge, sense of humor, and their passions. Traveling to new places and meeting people who have different perspectives on life.
I typically spend my leisure time
Reading, watching Texans football, playing chess
The most influential person in my life has been
Love and understanding of others, a good sense of humor, and a love of knowledge. I'm searching for someone to spend the rest of my life with and keep me balanced. Hopefully she's smart, nice looking, affectionate, optimistic, witty, and thinks of the needs and desires of others. I don't mind learning and participating in her activities and hope she feels the same way.
The first thing people notice about me
I hope it's my smile and sense of humour ... but I'm also aware that it's often my shaved head! Lol
The last book I read and enjoyed
How to Swim With the Sharks and Not Get Eaten Alive. The Dead Sea Scrolls.
The three things which I am most thankful for
- My son, my beautiful daughter in law (inside and o
- My physical health, my spiritual quest, and opportunities to be creative
- Living in the US, the trials in my life which make me stronger, and my eternal optimism
The one thing I wish MORE people would notice about me
That I have a genuine love of others - especially my family, women, children, and animals. I'm very comfortable with people in all walks of life and feel no one is above me and no one below me. I've been in sales all my life and am grateful for what it's taught me about others. I'm definitely a romantic and have always tried to add that extra spice in my relations with women. I have a (possibly annoying) habit of referring to the people I'm close to as "angel" and "sugar." It just sounds better to me. My son finally made me quit with him when he was 12! Lol I have a strong relationship with our creator but
Friends Describe me as
Affectionate, Intelligent, Optimistic, Physically Fit
A little more about me
I love EVERYTHING new and novel, I read EVERYTHING I can get my hands on, and I love finally being a grandfather (four including 2 1/2 year old twins)! I'm a former marine and a Mensa member. I've built three businesses during my time here in Houston: an insurance agency, a real estate company, and a mortgage company (Fleetwood Mortgage). I've conducted real estate seminars for Realtors here in Houston, Dallas, Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Tampa. I believe women are the superior sex and wish we had more women leading the world. I love to have intellectually stimulating conversations, physical activities, and exploring new places and
What I like to read
Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction, Self-Help / Self-Improvement
Sports I enjoy playing
Basketball, Bowling, Martial Arts
Sports I enjoy watching
Music I like to perform
Classical, Jazz, Rock and Pop
Movies I like to Watch
Educational, Historical Drama, Science
TV I like to Watch
Documentary/Non-Fiction, Educational, News/Journalism