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Courage, Determination, Spirit

I want what he has. Derek Redmond, a British athlete, gives new meaning to getting back up when you fall. His philosophy in life is that you can’t fail if you don’t quit. Watch this inspiring video now. It will change your day! It is amazing to me that everyone around us in life is […]

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The Happy Dervish

This is an old story and I thought you might enjoy it. By the way a dervish is a Turkish term in the Muslim religious order  that describes people that are known for their extreme poverty and austerity. It really does make you think. When we worry about the past or where we are in […]

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Happy Easter

I wanted to wish everyone a Happy Easter. Easter is celebrated in twelve countries around the world. In the US, of course, it’s with church services, bunnies, decorating Easter eggs and Easter baskets. Around the world, it is celebrated with many different traditions. Take a look and see the history of how other countries have […]

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Who’s looking back at you?

  My first serious job was as a sales rep for Xerox. There was a lot of training involved. One thing I read has stayed in my mind and really influenced my life. It’s a poem that was originally believed to be written by an unknown man in prison. When I first read it, it […]

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The Power of Storytelling

If you want to connect with a friend, romantic interest, or acquaintance, or even an audience, it’s easy to do so through the power of storytelling. Storytelling is sharing a part of yourself with other people so they can see your true soul. You are creating your story from the day you are born; it’s […]

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Excusitis – The Dreaded Disease

Have you told your family and friends yet? Don’t worry, they already know. It comes as no surprise that most of us are chronic procrastinators. The idea of putting off work and lazing about till the last second has become habitual to the extent of almost being an epidemic! While it is fine and normal […]

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The Secret Power of Your Thoughts

Contrary to popular belief, it’s your own thoughts, not the opinions of others, which influence your mood and consequently how you view yourself and the world around you. The great news is that once you’re aware of the power of your thoughts, you can be mindful of the thoughts which you give your attention to, […]

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Practicing Everyday Mindfulness

The Benefits of Living in the Present Moment The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly. Ever heard that quote before? It’s from Buddha. Your daily routine involves juggling work, […]

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Is It Tougher Than You Already Done?

Is It Tougher Than You Already Done? If Not, How You Gonna Grow? Ever wonder why some people have a life that always seems to get better and more fulfilling? They seem to get all the breaks, the promotions, and the luck, while your life stays the same year after year. Do you only dream […]

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Can’t Sleep?

Can’t Sleep? We often hear a variety of mantras about sleep. “Get up early.” “Work through the night.” “Don’t ever take naps.” If we all ascribed ultimate truth to even a single sleep rule, it could create a sense of imbalance. So many rules governing sleep can contradict and possibly harm us. No one thing […]

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