Tag: success

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Nothing takes the place of perisistence

(I wrote this post about four years ago.) I want to share with you a quote from Calvin Coolidge, 3oth president of the United States. “Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more commonplace than unsuccessful men with talent.Genius will not; […]

How to keep dissatisfaction at bay

THE DILEMMA My husband and I love our little teeny-tiny-red-cabin. It’s adorable. But it is only about five hundred square feet, so a few years ago we had local Amish people build our even more adorable bunkhouse “LaCabinette”, a twelve by sixteen-foot structure with a porch. At the time […]

Hey, I took my first baby CSS step!

I don’t usually post twice in one day but in addition to becoming a “chef” (Remember, this is said tongue-in-cheek.) I’ve decided to learn CSS. All you bloggers out there know what that means. For the rest of you, let’s just say. WHOA! Even the guy on the […]

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Why “anyway” can be a great encouragement

 I read this book a few years ago and I thought I’d share some of the precepts over the next two days. “People are illogicial, unreasonable, and self-centered.” Love them anyway. “If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives.” Do it anyway. If you are […]