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Now how much is that really?

Women know the weight of every item

"Women know the weight of every item of clothing they own, so we don't have to get on the scale naked. We just deduct. For instance, I know that my sweats weigh in at exactly 21 pounds." . . . Now how does this involve King Arthur? Read article...

Dandelion

Don't wish it was easier, wish you were better

"Don't wish it was easier; wish you were better. Don't wish for less problems; wish for more skills. Don't wish for less challenges; wish for more wisdom." ~ Jim Rohn . . . When times are tough, it's natural to wish they were easier. When you're sending out countless resumes, dealing with... Read article...

Off to battle -- we will prevail!

Break the spell of inertia and frustration

"All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this: Act as if it were impossible to fail. That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right-about-face which turns us from failure towards success." ~ Dorothea Brande ___ If only it were so easy, right? If all we had to do was act... Read article...

Lost time is never found again

You will never find time for anything

"You will never 'find' time for anything. If you want time, you must make it." ~ Charles Bruxton . . . I took a Harv Eker seminar a few years ago, and it was excellent. One of the concepts that really struck a chord with me is that we each have our own favorite excuses we use all the time... Read article...

Aaaarrrrgggghhhh!

The leading cause of stress

"Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it." ~ Jane Wagner . . . Funny and true! Especially when reality is as full of stress-causers as it is these days! You can't turn on the news or walk past a newspaper stand, without seeing more dismal news. But wait... Read article...

What are you creating?

The future is a place that is created

"The future is not a result of choices among alternative paths offered by the present, but a place that is created - created first in the mind and will, created next in activity. The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating. The paths are not to be found, but made... Read article...

Mistakes, mistakes, mistakes...

The man who never makes mistakes

"The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything." ~ Theodore Roosevelt ___ So true! You can't be free from mistakes if you ever attempt anything new or express an original thought. And the more new things you try, the more mistakes you're bound to make... Read article...

It's a wonderful life

That's when the joy happens

"Joy is what happens when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are." ~ Marianne Williamson ___ And how often do we do that? Stop worrying about the future, and think about how good things really are, right now? I'm betting that for most of us, it's not too often... Read article...

Calendar with dates

Don't be fooled by the calendar

"Don't be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. One man gets only a week's value out of a year, while another man gets a full year's value out of a week." ~ Charles Richard . . . Uh oh. Another week ending, and I haven't even finished... Read article...

Thanksgiving Day, 1867

Reflect upon your present blessings

"Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some." ~ Charles Dickens ___ Many people in this country may be reflecting on their misfortunes. It can be hard not to if you watch the news, and its daily doom and gloom.... Read article...