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Your Central Purpose

A friend visiting from Colorado asked an important question over lunch a couple of days ago, the answer to which finally surfaced during a quiet moment earlier today. While I didn’t ask, I imagine the question was asked as he … Continue reading

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The Attitude of Cynicism

It is commonly assumed that the attitude of cynicism is something that is caught, like a cold or flu, at a certain point in life. Some contract it earlier than others, but the majority of cases seem to develop in … Continue reading

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It’s not the critic who counts

“It behooves every man to remember that the work of the critic is of altogether secondary importance, and that, in the end, progress is accomplished by the man who does things.” ~ Theodore Roosevelt I realized a number of years … Continue reading

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Forward, as occasion offers.

“Forward, as occasion offers. Never look round to see whether any shall note it… Be satisfied with success in even the smallest matter, and think that even such a result is no trifle.”  ~ Marcus Aurelius Who is to say … Continue reading

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The Little Prince – How to be a Valuable Person

Think about these points today, but do not dwell on them, as their converse unlocks the joy and wonderment of a noteworthy and memorable life. Be deliberate about appreciating the capabilities of those around you, have pride in your fellows, embrace and share your own value, care for that which you are borrowing from those who follow you in the future, take time to smell the roses, breath out and dare to engage with life…with vigor, creativity and gusto! Continue reading

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