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Grateful for the big and small

“Persons thankful for the little things are certain to be ones with much to be thankful for.” – Frank Clark Small rewards abound Be grateful for one and all Rewards multiply Yipee! I am so thankful for all of the opportunities there are in life. It feels like I have written this before. It’s a […]

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Seeking truth

When you understand one thing through and through, you understand everything. When you try to understand everything, you will not understand anything. The best way is to understand yourself, and then you will understand everything. – Shunryu Suzuki I searched for the quote in the book so I could copy/paste but the first line actually […]

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Practicing like an expert

Be willing to have it so. – William James What was so hard for me that I can accept today? My own abilities. I have always doubted my abilities. Even after practicing some skill for years, I would continue to look at myself as a beginner. Not with a beginner’s mind, where I am open […]

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Light on your personal power

Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. – Martin Luther King, Jr. I’m shining light on personal responsibility. I see people give away their power in so many ways. There is an illusion that it’s easier. You give up making the decision […]

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People and fools

We must learn to live together as brothers, or we will perish together as fools. – Martin Luther King Jr. What a world of diverse people of all ages and cultures around me. Today, I can appreciate how our difference can make us stronger. They say the whole is greater than the sum of its […]

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