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Sound Judgment

“As far as patience is concerned, which is powerless if used alone; there is no need to call upon it when one knows what one can ask of the horse, and only asks what he is capable of giving. Instead … Continue reading

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Patience and Tranquility

“It’s the action, not the fruit of the action, that’s important. You have to do the right thing. It may not be in your power, may not be in your time, that there’ll be any fruit. But that doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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The Ascending Spiral

There exists a remarkable parallel between raising children and schooling horses. Both horses and people move through a period of intense physical development in their youth, followed by mental and emotional growth and maturation. Handled rightly, this process oscillates back … Continue reading

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Masterful Living

“The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.” ~ Edward Gibbon Wise is the man who uses every type of circumstance to greatest possible advantage. When others complain, he handles the discomfort quietly while looking … Continue reading

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Working Together

“Coming together is a beginning.  Keeping together is progress.  Working together is success.” ~ Henry Ford It is interesting to watch teams form up in the workplace. The phases a group of individuals move through as they bond to form … Continue reading

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The Habit of Making Excuses

“Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.” ~ George Washington The lasting measure of a man is established in the way he meets the difficulties in life. In my estimation, life’s challenges … Continue reading

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