Effectiveness in living is largely a matter of right emphasis. Decisions of course must be made, and at times you make good ones, others bad, but what you place emphasis on in the living of life will go a long way in shaping your experience of it. Emphasize wisely and your world will grow.— Gregg Hake
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“The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.” – Theodore Roosevelt Call it a midwestern bias, but to my mind the most important quality … Continue reading
When in the depths of despair, When life is clearly unfair, Proceed prosperously and reign. If your vision grows dim, If your chances look slim, Proceed prosperously and reign.
“All for each and each for all, but only on condition that each works with might and main to so maintain himself as not to be a burden to others.” – Theodore Roosevelt These high principles of which we are … Continue reading
“I want to see you game, boys, I want to see you brave and manly, and I also want to see you gentle and tender. Be practical as well as generous in your ideals. Keep your eyes on the stars … Continue reading
“We need the iron qualities that go with true manhood. We need the positive virtues of resolution, of courage, of indomitable will, of power to do without shrinking the rough work that must always be done.” – Theodore Roosevelt One … Continue reading