“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 


“Forgiving” – October 21, 2014

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People do make mistakes and I think they should be punished. But they should be forgiven and given the opportunity for a second chance. We are human beings.

― David Millar 


“Right Now” – October 20, 2014

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Fear keeps us focused on the past or worried about the future. If we can acknowledge our fear, we can realize that right now we are okay. Right now, today, we are still alive, and our bodies are working marvelously. Our eyes can still see the beautiful sky. Our ears can still hear the voices of our loved ones.

― Thich Nhat Hanh 


“Letting Go” – October 20, 2014 for Queenie, on her birthday!

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Letting go helps us to to live in a more peaceful state of mind and helps restore our balance. It allows others to be responsible for themselves and for us to take our hands off situations that do not belong to us. This frees us from unnecessary stress.

― Melody Beattie 


“Gratitude” – October 18, 2014 for mentors throughout the years

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Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.

― William Arthur Ward 


“Obstacles” – October 16, 2014

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Success is determined not by whether or not you face obstacles, but by your reaction to them. And if you look at these obstacles as a containing fence, they become your excuse for failure. If you look at them as a hurdle, each one strengthens you for the next.

― Ben Carson 


“Trust” – October 15, 2014 for Toni

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Someone who thinks the world is always cheating him is right. He is missing that wonderful feeling of trust in someone or something.

― Eric Hoffer 


“Blame” – October 14, 2014

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We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.

― Katharine Hepburn