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The Beauty And The Ugly

“No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.” — Oscar Wilde With great beauty, there is always a little ugliness. A few weeks ago, my son won a major prize in his school’s science … Continue reading

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A Piano Lesson And A Life Lesson

“It’s easy to be mediocre but it takes diligence to be successful.” —  John, my son’s piano teacher Great motivation can come from unexpected places. Tonight, during my son’s piano lesson, I heard a life lesson. (Paraphrasing) “It’s easy to be … Continue reading

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Post-Christmas Resolution, Day 342 – Revving Up The Middle-Aged Engine

“Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.” — Henry Ford I am the proud owner of a middle aged … Continue reading

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