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Ups and Downs

Saturday, September 15, 2012

At some point you realize that life is just that: life. Ups, downs, good, bad, it's all just life. It all balances out, and letting every little bump in the road sideline you is no way to live.

Make Today a Great Day!

  
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1CRAZYDOG 9/15/2012 11:55AM

    Here's to balance! Have a great weekend.

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MARTHROID 9/15/2012 9:03AM

    Yeah!!

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L1ZB3TH354 9/15/2012 9:02AM

    You are right. It's reality. With age you learn to roll with the punches. Sometimes you go down a little longer than usual but you bounce back up. Enjoy the good things in life, and endure the bad. I am trying to live by the motto: don't sweat the small stuff!
Have a great day!


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Friday!

Friday, September 14, 2012

THere is something special about Friday. Even when I was working seven days a week, there was still something special about Friday. I think it is a prevailing attitude. There is no real good reason for Friday to stand out. People who give Friday special powers waste 80% of their work week looking forward to the last day and then what, you get to start all over again waiting for the next Friday.

Friday is nothing special. TGIT Thank God It's Today! There are a lot of people for whom today is not today but rather the tomorrow that never came. Their names are listed in the newspaper undcer obituaries. Cherish today and live in the moment. Don't waste today looking forward to tomorrow.

Make Today a Great Day!

  
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1CRAZYDOG 9/14/2012 5:01PM

    That's a very interesting way to think about it, but you're 100% right . . . TGIT! I am going to embrace today and each todaythat I have!

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Be Yourself!

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.
~Harvey Fierstein

Be yourself, No one else can do it for you.
~ The Torah

When we are called on to account for our lives the only question we will have to answer is "Were you the best you that you could have been?"

~Tieard de Chardin

  
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1CRAZYDOG 9/13/2012 9:18AM

    Words of wisdom for sure!

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The Cost

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

The cost of anything is the amount of your life you dedicate to it.

  
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MIRFA71 9/13/2012 7:47AM

    well said.

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1CRAZYDOG 9/12/2012 4:36PM

    Excellent!!



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September 11

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

We will never forget the lives that were lost
and those families whose lives were changed on 9-11.
Our freedom should never be taken for granted.
God Bless America!

  
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CAROL- 9/11/2012 8:36PM

    Beautifully said. My soul hurts so deeply for this country and the families that have suffered from loss.

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PRINCESS1959 9/11/2012 5:33PM

    Amen

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1CRAZYDOG 9/11/2012 5:27PM

    Yes . . . God bless America!

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PURPLE180 9/11/2012 5:18PM

    Amen!

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LADYGSC 9/11/2012 5:10PM

    emoticon for all the losses! Let's keep God in America!

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