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Dance!

Wednesday, October 28, 2009      3 comments

We should consider every day lost in which we have not danced at least once. - Nietzsche, philosopher ... Read more

Face Your Fears

Tuesday, October 27, 2009      0 comments

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reasons for remaining ashore. Vincent Van Gogh ... Read more

Do What You Can Do!

Monday, October 26, 2009      2 comments

Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. - John Wooden, Hall of Fame college basketball coach ... Read more

Keep Your Light Lit

Sunday, October 25, 2009      0 comments

Life is not a 'brief candle.' It is a splendid torch that must be made to burn as brightly as possible before it is handed on to the next generation. - George Bernard Shaw, Irish critic and playwright ... Read more

Saturday, Glorious Saturday.

Saturday, October 24, 2009      1 comments

Saturday, the start of the weekend. Got up early to attend the grandsons' football games. Unfortunately, both teams lost and eliminated themselves from the playoffs but the boys played well and they had a great experience this fall. Got home,... Read more

Nothing is But That Thinking Makes It So.

Friday, October 23, 2009      1 comments

Nothing is But That Thinking Makes It So. It's amazing how many profound statements are written inside out. When you turn this around, you get W. Clement Stone saying "Anything is available to those who try and keep trying with PMA... Read more

Continue to Grow!

Thursday, October 22, 2009      1 comments

As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time. Denis Waitley ... Read more

Take Action!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009      2 comments

You cannot change anything in your life with intention alone, which can become a watered-down, occasional hope that you'll get to tomorrow. Intention without action is useless. Caroline Myss ... Read more

Do What You Do as Well as You Can Do It

Tuesday, October 20, 2009      1 comments

Excerpt from: You Can't Send a Duck to Eagle School, by Mac Anderson Two of the all-time greatest coaches in sports history were Red Auerbach, who coached the great Boston Celtics basketball team in the 1950's and 1960's, and Vince Lomba... Read more

Fear Nothing!

Monday, October 19, 2009      1 comments

"We have nothing to fear but fear itself!" Franklin Roosevelt Do not fear the shadows for they indicate that the sun is shining!... Read more

The Best Use of Life

Sunday, October 18, 2009      0 comments

The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. - William James, philosopher and psychologist ... Read more

Football Saturday - A Day Off

Saturday, October 17, 2009      0 comments

What a glorious Saturday. The temperature has dipped into the '40's my grandsons play football at 9:00 and 10:30 followed by a trip downtown for tailgating on campus during homecoming Saturday and the football game at 6:00 ve Va Tech. It doesn... Read more

Cowboy's Guide To Life

Friday, October 16, 2009      2 comments

Cowboy's Guide To Life by Bob Hardison Most of the stuff people worry about ain't never gonna happen anyway. Life ain't about how fast you run, or how high you climb, but how well you bounce. Words that soak into your ears ar... Read more

Adversity vs Power

Thursday, October 15, 2009      1 comments

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln This is a different slant on "power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutely". When most people gain power, they forg... Read more

To Thine Ownself Be True!

Wednesday, October 14, 2009      0 comments

This, above all, to thine ownself be true. And it follows therefore, as surely as the night the day thou canst not be untrue to any man. Shakespeare ... Read more


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