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Just A Thought On The Day

Do you know what day it is? It is “The Day.” It is The Day to be kind to another person. It is The Day to smile and hold the door for a stranger. It is The Day to forgive … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Bumps On The Road

Failure is not permanent. It’s simply a bump on the road to success. Failure is a mindset. If you believe failure is the end, it will be. If you see failure as simply as a detour sign, you will find … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Gratitude

In the English language, everyday ends with the letter ‘y’. Some days begin with the same letter, ‘S’ and ‘T’ for example. That’s just the way each day is spelled. Maybe we should consider a different concept about the beginning … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Spring

Spring has arrived. Warmer weather is all around. Robins are searching for worms from the ground, and the winter-brown grass is beginning to turn green. A rose bush gives a hint of the color of a flower peeking out of … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Marks

Throughout life, you will have accidents that cause some sort of physical injury, and we say, “That’ll leave a mark.” This bruise is a visible reminder of the pain you suffered and went through to get it. Others may see … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Measuring

So many times we are using our ‘tape measure’ to judge others. We use our scale of good or bad, and then impose that on what others do, or not do. We’re comparing our ‘insides’ to another person’s ‘outsides’ and … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Willingness

The room is stale and stagnant. You’re tired of waiting for the door to open, and you just need to get out. You need a change. The key to open the door, not knowing what is on the other side, … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Speaking & Listening

It takes courage to speak up for yourself. It’s fear of making a mistake, or appearing uninformed that hold us back from speaking up. The power of courage lies within you that will push that fear aside. A companion of … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On A Challenge

Life is short, and could come to an end abruptly without notice. Here is a challenge: do something fun, eat ice cream for breakfast, go out to dinner with someone you care about, live and not simply exist. Maybe you … Continue reading

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Just A Thought On Direction

Just because you have always done it that way, doesn’t mean you have to do it that way today. Consistently doing it the same way will usually end up with the equivalent results. If you want different results, then you … Continue reading

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