“Pride” – October 31, 2014 – Happy Halloween!

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There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. ‘Good pride’ represents our dignity and self-respect. ‘Bad pride’ is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.

― John C. Maxwell 


“Moving Forward” – October 30, 2014 for me and my family

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By taking the time to stop and appreciate who you are and what you’ve achieved – and perhaps learned through a few mistakes, stumbles and losses – you actually can enhance everything about you. Self-acknowledgment and appreciation are what give you the insights and awareness to move forward toward higher goals and accomplishments.

― Jack Canfield 


“Open-Mindedness” – October 29, 2014 for Mother, on her birthday!

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Sometimes people’s spiritual ideas become fixed and they use them against those who don’t share their beliefs – in effect, becoming fundamentalist. It’s very dangerous – the finger of righteous indignation pointing at someone who is identified as bad or wrong.

― Pema Chodron 


“Attachments” – October 28, 2014 pour moi!

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To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.

― Charles Dickens 


“Improvements” – October 27, 2014

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Employ your time in improving yourself by other men’s writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.

― Socrates 


“Love” – October 26, 2014 for Craig and Trascey

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Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.

1956677_10152782509494140_8510601066251343914_o― Martin Luther King, Jr. 

“Maturity” – October 25, 2014

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Maturity is the ability to think, speak and act your feelings within the bounds of dignity. The measure of your maturity is how spiritual you become during the midst of your frustrations.

― Samuel Ullman 


“Goals” – October 24, 2014

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People with clear, written goals, accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine.

― Brian Tracy 


“Good News” – October 23, 2014

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Honesty and integrity are absolutely essential for success in life – all areas of life. The really good news is that anyone can develop both honesty and integrity.

― Zig Ziglar 


“Solving Problems” – October 22, 2014 for Shirley on her birthday!

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Running away from any problem only increases the distance from the solution. The easiest way to escape from the problem is to solve it.

― Unknown