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Sunday, September 15, 2013


"Everyone has potential... It is an infinite resource that cannot be exhausted, but can be lost
in the clouds of fear and complacency. It may take courage to embrace the possibilities of
your own potential, but once you've flown past the summit of your fears,
nothing will seem impossible." Michael McKee


When things go wrong, as they sometimes will,
When the road you're trudging seems all uphill ...
When the funds are low and the debts are high,
And you want to smile, but you have to sigh,
When care is pressing you down a bit,
Rest if you must But Don't You Quit!

Life is strange with its twists and turns,
As every one of us sometimes learns ...
And many a fellow turns about,
When he might have won had he stuck it out;
Don't give up through the pace seems slow
You may succeed with another blow.

Often the goal is nearer than
It seems to a faint and faltering man ...
Often the struggler has given up,
When he might have captured the victor's cup,
And he learned too late when the night came down
How close he was to the golden crown.

Success is failure turned inside out
The silver tint of the clouds of doubt ...
And you never can tell how close you are,
It may be near when it seems afar.
So stick to the fight when you're hardest hit ...
It's when things seem the worst
That You Mustn't Quit!
~William Murray Angus

thanks for dropping by...
appreciate your support!!
have a great week ahead...
blessings and hugs.............lita

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
BOBBI_260 9/29/2013 12:15PM

    Thanks Lita. emoticon

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RORYLYONS 9/20/2013 11:23PM

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NYARAMULA 9/20/2013 1:05PM


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GOSPELCLOWN 9/18/2013 10:48PM

    When a friend of mine was handed divorce papers, 3 different people gave him this poem.

It's good to review! emoticon

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CHANGE4FIT 9/18/2013 8:17AM

    Always inspiring-thank you!

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1AVERY 9/17/2013 8:54PM

    LITA you always have great things to write about so much motivation and inspiration for us all.
It has been almost a year since our meeting. Teri emoticon emoticon

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TEENY_BIKINI 9/17/2013 5:46PM


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CATIATM 9/16/2013 12:04PM

    I love how you turn "don't quit" into "do it". That's a great message, Lita. Thank you!

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SDTOHIO 9/16/2013 9:42AM

    Great message! A great way to star off the week! emoticon Thank you for sharing! emoticon

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ANATASHIKI 9/16/2013 9:30AM

    as long as you breathe it means you didn't quit emoticon

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PCOH051610 9/16/2013 9:13AM

    Great message! emoticon

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TEXASGIRL48 9/16/2013 7:19AM

    Thanks Lita. As usual you always know the right poem to post. I have been really backsliding and am now only about 20 pounds from the surgery weight. I am really thinking about having the band removed and possibly getting a sleeve. How are you and have you done any other bariatric surgeries?

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GLAMNGLOWDIVA 9/16/2013 2:16AM

    So true. Thanks! emoticon

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DEE107 9/16/2013 12:29AM

    thank you when I need this the most thanks

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DIDMIS 9/15/2013 11:29PM

    emoticon Lita. I have read this poem before but it is always good.

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PATRICIAAK 9/15/2013 11:13PM


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2ABBYNORMAL 9/15/2013 10:23PM

    I need a great push to get started and then I'll never quit.
Loved the poem.

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JACKIE542 9/15/2013 9:52PM

    So true, should never quit, thanks for another inspiring message. emoticon

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HONOURIA 9/15/2013 9:17PM


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WILLOW49 9/15/2013 9:15PM

    Never, ever, ever, ever quit!

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LIVINHEALTHY9 9/15/2013 8:16PM

    Thanks, Lita.

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PHOENIX1949 9/15/2013 8:01PM


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    emoticon Reminders are always welcome! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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CHUBRUB3 9/15/2013 5:59PM

Thanks Lita!

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NELLIEH1 9/15/2013 4:39PM

    Thanks for leaving an inspiration for the week(s) to come on why we should not quit, but commit... emoticon Well done!

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SOPHIEDO13 9/15/2013 1:54PM

    Wonderful poem. I'll remember that don't give up, in so many aspects of my life .... I keep trying. emoticon

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SHOAPIE 9/15/2013 1:41PM


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SUZIPAM1 9/15/2013 1:20PM

    blessings and hugs to you

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