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You sow what you reap. Some thoughts on preparing your fields for rain

A Bird’s Eye View


“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” Henry Ford Obstacles can seem insurmountable when we’re tackling them alone, but together—they turn into exciting challenges. Spencer West                    Recently I’ve driven regularly through the … Continue reading

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Taken for Granted


“It’s not a bad idea to occasionally spend a little time thinking about things you take for granted. Plain everyday things.” Evan Davis “You never can take for granted that you have a job.” Benjamin Walker   While out the … Continue reading

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Have a Heart


“And what happened then?  Well, in Whoville they say That the Grinch’s small heart grew three sizes that day!” Dr. Seuss from How the Grinch Stole Christmas “But I didn’t pay much attention until Secretariat came along. He was completely … Continue reading

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The Gift of Your Presence


“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” John Quincy Adams       Tis the season…  Since Thanksgiving, Christmas music has been playing everywhere.  In stores, in elevators, … Continue reading

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Viewpoint Tsunami


“Before you give advice, that is to say advice which you have not been asked to give,it is well to put to yourself two questionsnamely, what is your motive for giving it, and what is it likely to be worth?  … Continue reading

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The Three Point Turn


“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”Maria RobinsonAmerican author Lately, I’ve been thinking about change, especially when it involves going in a completely new direction.  Perhaps it involves … Continue reading

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Jargon


Ours is the age of substitutes: instead of language, we have jargon: instead of principles, slogans: and, instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas.Eric Bentley Semantics is about the relation of words to thoughts, but it also about the relation of … Continue reading

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