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9/18/2011

Sunday, September 18, 2011

“The road up and the road down are one and the same.”

—HERACLITUS, Greek philosopher

  
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PJSTIME 9/18/2011 7:38AM

    Well said

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9/17/2011

Saturday, September 17, 2011

“Serenity of mind and calmness of thought are a better enjoyment than anything without us.”
—BENJAMIN WHICHCOTE, Puritan clergyman

  


Can you guess?

Friday, September 16, 2011

Where Am I?

I am a country.

Scotland is my nearest European neighbor.

My economy relies heavily on fishing.

I have glaciers next to hot springs, geysers and volcanoes.

One of my presidents was the first female head of state.

Björk was born and raised here.

I am near the Arctic Circle.

I am an icy island country.


Scroll down for the answer.




Keep on going.




Almost there.




The answer is:



Iceland

Did you get it?

  
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TREKPURRSON 9/16/2011 11:35PM

    Got it! emoticon

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RUNCHOOSE 9/16/2011 1:18PM

    Once you said Bjork I knew for sure - but I didn't know the facts about its industry, geography and politics! Thanks!

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BILLTMAN 9/16/2011 9:16AM

    Yup, got it

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CLIMBERS_ROCK 9/16/2011 7:48AM

    Yeah! I got it right. Thanks for the trivia post.

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TRUE-NESS 9/16/2011 7:43AM

    Nope. I'm so terrible at geography. It's embarassing.

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9/15/2011

Thursday, September 15, 2011

“You can’t argue with a river, it is going to flow. You can dam it up . . . put it to useful purposes . . . deflect it, but you can’t argue with it.”
—DEAN ACHESON, U.S. secretary of state

  
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DMT1956 9/16/2011 2:09AM

    absolutely true

glad we deflected to sparkpeople

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TREKPURRSON 9/15/2011 10:45PM

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Wednesday Wisdom

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

“Miracles can be made, but only by sweating.”
—GIOVANNI AGNELLI, Italian entrepreneur

  
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DMT1956 9/16/2011 2:13AM

    yes the walk/jog cycle dance dvd and strength exercise

have sweated off a few pounds here

saw my sisters and they rekon i'm down 35% of my original size in june.

measure once a month.

flying next week to jersey and hoping i can fit comfortably in aeroplane seat.

and enjoy some walks with my husband. emoticon

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BRENDAF761 9/14/2011 10:36AM

    Thanks for sharing! Have a great day! emoticon

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RUNCHOOSE 9/14/2011 8:38AM

    thanks for the encouragement on my blog -- and also in today's quote!

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SUZIEQS65 9/14/2011 6:14AM

    There you go.

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ROX525 9/14/2011 6:12AM

    Hmmmmmm...Man do I sweat! Come on miracles....

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