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Education...
Thursday, March 30, 2017      6 comments

Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible. —Robert M. Hutchins There is a ... Read more
Communication
Wednesday, March 29, 2017      8 comments

"Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of every part of your life." Brian Tracy Another great and thought provoking quote! ... Read more
Maya Angelou
Tuesday, March 28, 2017      8 comments

"My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style." Maya Angelou... Read more
Attitude and Effort
Monday, March 27, 2017      9 comments

"Two things in your life you are totally in control of are your attitude and your effort!"- Billy Cox No matter what is going on around us, we are in control of these to areas!! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Stephen Covey
Sunday, March 26, 2017      7 comments

"There are three constants in life: change, choice, and principles." Stephen Covey Great reminder! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Lou Holtz
Saturday, March 25, 2017      8 comments

"Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent how you respond to it." Lou Holtz How true is this? Have a blessed day!... Read more
What we think...
Friday, March 24, 2017      6 comments

"What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds." Wayne Dyer So what are you thinking? Great reminder for each of us! Have a blessed day!... Read more
JFK quote
Thursday, March 23, 2017      8 comments

"Once you say you're going to settle for second, that's what happens to you in life." John F. Kennedy How many times do we settle for second, without fully realizing that is what we're doing? This made me think about how many areas of my l... Read more
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017      4 comments

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" Martin Luther King Jr. Self-reflection time... Have a blessed day!... Read more
Amelia Earhart...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017      7 comments

"The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward." Amel... Read more
Scott Hamilton quote
Monday, March 20, 2017      10 comments

"The only disability in life is a bad attitude." Scott Hamilton Food for thought for each of us... Have a blessed day!... Read more
Thomas Jefferson quote...
Sunday, March 19, 2017      4 comments

"Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits." Thomas Jefferson Great little quote! ... Read more
Another look at courage!!
Saturday, March 18, 2017      6 comments

“Courage doesn’t happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life.” ― Shannon L. Alder This quote caught my attention this morning, as it made me pause and refl... Read more
J.K. Rowling quote
Friday, March 17, 2017      7 comments

“It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.” ― J.K. Rowling So true... but so necessary at times! Have a blessed day!... Read more
Food for thought!
Thursday, March 16, 2017      6 comments

“People will question all the good things they hear about you but believe all the bad without a second thought.” ~ Unknown This quote reminded me not to be too quick to jump to conclusions!!! Have a blessed day!... Read more

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