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- Anthony Tormey–Leader Development Institute Great blog on the rules for success. Inspirational!
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- Judy DeLorenzo, energy healer in CT, good information
- Mental Floss–good for your brain
- Random Acts of Faith My friend, Rev Cindy Maddox’s wise and warm words.
- The Global Rich List–put your "poverty" in proportion! A nifty calculator that shows where in the world you stand in terms of wealth
Tag Archives: success
Engage for Better Results
“Somewhere there’s a score being kept, so you have an obligation to live life as well as you can, be as engaged as you can.” ~Bill Murray Secret confession time: I adore Bill Murray. Have since the 70s. From what … Continue reading
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“As is our confidence, so is our capacity.” ~ William Hazlitt in Characteristics One of the biggest problems I see in students is lack of confidence. So many talented, bright, hard working students think they aren’t good enough. And because of this, … Continue reading
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“We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects.” ~ Alexis de Tocqueville A seeming paradox this morning for our muddled Monday brains. Excelling … Continue reading
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“I have begun everything with the idea that I could succeed, and I never had much patience with the multitudes of people who are always ready to explain why one cannot succeed.” – Booker T. Washington I follow “Writers … Continue reading
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The Best Discipline
“Self-discipline is an act of cultivation. It require you to connect today’s actions to tomorrow’s results. There’s a season for sowing a season for reaping. Self-discipline helps you know which is which.” ~ Gary Ryan Blair Discipline has become … Continue reading
“There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.” ~ W. Clement Stone One of the things I try to … Continue reading
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“Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.” ~ George Washington Carver First paper of the term was due today. I collected some, but I actually collected more excuses than papers. Everyone … Continue reading
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Believe It then Be It
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.”~ Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt, 26th president of the United States Some very “New Age-y” words of wisdom from Teddy in honor of Presidents’ Day here in the US. But this isn’t so much New … Continue reading
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