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Farewell, Dreamer

“It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.” ~Gabriel García Márquez from Love in the Time of Cholera We lost a good one yesterday, a Nobel laureate … Continue reading

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It’s Within You

“All serious daring starts from within.” ~ Eudora Welty     It takes serious daring in life for most of us to achieve our dreams.  And the only place we can find that daring is within.  No one can give … Continue reading

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Keeping the Dream

“It’s not too late, I can still live my dreams.” ~ Diana Nyad   Today I was talking about life dreams with my cousin, and saying them out loud made them sound more like “dreams” than a feasible plan.  But … Continue reading

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The Power of Dreamers

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” ~ Harriet Tubman   Amen, Sister Tubman, amen!   There’s nothing … Continue reading

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Dreams Are Important

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” ~ Anatole France People often make fun of dreamers, and I admit, dreams without action don’t get us far in life. But … Continue reading

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Changing Ourselves

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” ~ George Eliot Almost everyone has dreams. People know what they want to accomplish in life, but far too many times, we’re sidetracked, swept off course, derailed. They … Continue reading

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Limiting Possibility

“To be without dreams is to be without hope; to be without hope is to be without purpose.” ~ Stephen Richards I’ve been thinking about students a lot lately. To be frank, it’s very rare that they are far from … Continue reading

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Listening to the Subconscious

“The Sword of Damocles is hanging over my head And I’ve got a feeling someone’s gonna be cutting the thread.” ~ Richard O’Brien from Rocky Horror Picture Show Frivolous reference for a serious topic. But whenever I get this feeling, this … Continue reading

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Work Makes Dreams Come True

“A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” ~Colin Powell I do believe that dreams come true. But I am also a big believer in the need for hard work. In fact, this is … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom for July 14, 2009

A goal without a plan is just a wish!!!!! Stop wishing. ~~Sean “Diddy” Combs Today’s words (including all the exclamation points) were tweeted by Diddy and the retweeted by Ashton Kutcher, so I thought coming across them was a wonder of … Continue reading

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