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Rethinking Your To-Do List

As you look at your To-Do list, ask yourself … … is there one thing on it which may help someone feel better about themselves? … is there one thing on it that will make a difference in someone’s life? … Continue reading

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Should I Get Involved?

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:  “If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?”  But… the good Samaritan reversed the question:  “If I do not stop to help this man, what will … Continue reading

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Utter Failure

Dedicated to anyone who feels they failed to make a difference. Utter Failure I didn’t make the sun shine, There wasn’t a single ray; No matter what I do, I can’t make a sunny day. I didn’t win the lotto, … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry As the holidays approach, many of us are planning vacation, family gatherings, shopping trips, Christmas presents, religious festivities, or how much money to donate to charity for … Continue reading

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The Leaves Don’t Hesitate

“The important thing is to strive towards a goal which is not immediately visible.  That goal is not the concern of the mind, but of the spirit.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Flight to Arras, 1942, translated from French by Lewis Galantière … Continue reading

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Those Important Things You Keep Putting Off

“Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.” — William James They’re important. Those nagging must-do’s that are always in the back of your mind. Your will. The emergency preparations. A first aid kit. Learning … Continue reading

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This Study Shows That Giving Time Gives You Time

“If you want work well done, select a busy man – the other kind has no time.”   — Elbert Hubbard I ran across this study today about giving time. The abstract speaks for itself. “Abstract Four experiments reveal a … Continue reading

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