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Look Under Your Feet!
Thursday, June 07, 2012      3 comments

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet. ~James Oppenheim Ali Hafid searched the world for diamonds when he had acres of diamonds right at home. ~H. Russell Cromwell If you don't do anythin... Read more
Obstacles can’t stop you.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012      3 comments

Obstacles can’t stop you. Problems can’t stop you. Most of all, other people can’t stop you. Only you can stop you. ~Author Unknown I have seen the enemy and he is us! ~Pogo... Read more
Procrastination Sucks!
Tuesday, June 05, 2012      2 comments

If you had no tomorrow, would they know you loved them? -Paraphrased from a song on America's Got Talent Every day at midnight, you are granted 1440 minutes to spend as you decide. Once passes, they cannot be reclaimed. Spend each minu... Read more
The Past is Prologue!
Monday, June 04, 2012      2 comments

Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong, these are the features which constitute ... Read more
More Softball!
Sunday, June 03, 2012      1 comments

Headed back to the ball yard. All three teams still alive in their tournaments! Three teams, eight games, six victories. All in all not a bad day. And it was cool!... Read more
Softball!
Saturday, June 02, 2012      2 comments

Not good exercise because I am watching and not playing. Three granddaughters on three different All Star teams playing in three double elimination tournaments. Fortunately they are all at the same park! A long day of watching softball and so... Read more
Take the Road Less Traveled!
Friday, June 01, 2012      1 comments

Rwo roads diverged in nthye deep wood and I took the one less traveled ` Robert Frost LOST TRAVELER OR ACCIDENTAL TOURIST By Shazneen Pathak Life has been like a road, some roads are big, and some are small. Some are straight and som... Read more
Look! See!
Thursday, May 31, 2012      2 comments

Is there anything worse than being blind? Yes, a man with sight and no vision. - Helen Keller There are none so blind as those who will not see.... Read more
Attitude!
Wednesday, May 30, 2012      1 comments

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes. ~Hugh Downs ... Read more
Rule Your Life!
Tuesday, May 29, 2012      1 comments

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within. ~Earl Nightingale ... Read more
God Bless Our Servicepeople!
Monday, May 28, 2012      1 comments

May God bless our soldiers who have given their lives and welcome them home! https://fbcdn-sphotos-a.akam
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Do your best.
Saturday, May 26, 2012      2 comments

You may not be perfect, but you can always choose to give your best effort. "Do your best. Nobody can do better" The Boy Scout Handbook circa 1958... Read more
Fail Forward!
Friday, May 25, 2012      1 comments

A NEW WAY TO LOOK AT FEAR OF FAILURE By Cherri Walston The biggest obstacle to success for some people is the fear of failing. Failure is only a negative event when you allow it to become an obstacle to your success. One year ago, I g... Read more
Do Something, Be Something!
Thursday, May 24, 2012      4 comments

It’s not what your are, it’s what you don’t become that hurts. ~Oscar Levant Twenty years from now you will regret the things you didn't do much more than the things you did. ~ Mark Twain (I think)... Read more
Quo Vadis?
Wednesday, May 23, 2012      1 comments

The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes... Read more

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