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Our Choice

A story: Once upon a time, a wise man traveled from town to town in a faraway kingdom, sharing his wisdom. He was beloved by all, except for two disgruntled villagers who envied his reputation. After many moons of discontent, … Continue reading

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As If

“An ounce of performance is worth pounds of promise.”   Mae West “Force yourself to act enthusiastic and you’ll become enthusiastic.”   Frank Bettger There’s a world of wisdom captured in these two short sentences! So often, what keeps us from sitting … Continue reading

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The Lighthouse

“The greatest good we can do for another is not to share our riches but to reveal to him his own.”   Benjamin Disraeli “Spread the light; be the lighthouse.”   Yogi Teabag Quote A cherished friend and mentor once shared something … Continue reading

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Act Enthusiastic!

“Always be the most enthusiastic person in the room.” Bear Grylls, adventurist, advice from his dad “To become enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.” Frank Bettger “Absorbing or controlling possession of the mind by an interest or pursuit; passionate zeal; ardor” — what … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm Energizes

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” Ralph Waldo Emerson “From that day on, I began to sell. The ‘Magic of Enthusiasm’ began to work for me in business, just as it had in baseball….I would not want to give … Continue reading

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Ardent Zeal

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.” Ralph Waldo Emerson “Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.” John Wesley My trusty Century Dictionary positively bubbles over when it comes to defining “enthusiasm.” … Continue reading

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Sustaining Enthusiasm

“You have to find something that you love enough to be able to take risks jump over hurdles, and break through the brick walls that are always going to be placed in front of you. If you don’t have that … Continue reading

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