Quote of the Day “Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” – Mother Teresa Things to Learn from The Art of Thinking Clearly, Rolf Dobelli Why You Should Keep a Diary Hindsight Bias I came across the diaries of my great-uncle recently. In 1932, he emigrated from a …
Quote of the Day “If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we are not really living. Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.” – Gail Sheehy Things to Learn from 101 Ways to Have a Great Day @ Work 32. Take responsibility You are completely responsible for where you are in your …
Quote of the Day “A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.” – Chinese Proverb  Things to Learn from How Successful People Think, John C. Maxwell WHAT ARE YOU GIVING UP TO GO UP? I Can’t Do Everything There are only a few exceptional opportunities in any person’s lifetime. That’s …
Quote of the Day “Never underestimate your problem or your ability to deal with it.” -Robert H. Schuller   Things to Learn from Positive Charges The word “attitude” has taken on a new, more restrictive meaning, usually with the connection of “bad attitude” as in “I sense in you an attitude” or “The meeting was charged …
Quote of the Day “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” – Winston Churchill Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book 563. Tour the main branch of the public library on Fifth Avenue the next time you are in New York City. Unforgettable. 564. Never give anybody a fondue set or anything …
Quote of the Day “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” ― Martin Luther King, Jr. Things to Learn from The Art of Thinking Clearly, Rolf Dobelli Even True Stories Are Fairy Tales Story Bias Life is a muddle, as intricate as a Gordian knot. Imagine an invisible Martian decides to follow you around …
Quote of the Day “He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still.” – Lao Tzu Things to Learn from 101 Ways to Have a Great Day @ Work 31. Keep it work-related      The next time you feel you need to give someone criticism, decide on how …
Quote of the Day “An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.” – James Whistler  Things to Learn from How Successful People Think, John C. Maxwell WHAT ARE YOU GIVING UP TO GO UP? I Can’t Know Everyone I love people, and I’m outgoing. Put me into a room full of people, …
Quote of the Day “Live out of your imagination, not your history.” – Stephen Covey Things to Learn from Positive Charges 506. Spend at least 30 minutes a day reading something that is positive and inspirational.  507. Be realistic. 508. Always be excited.    Word of the Day (from http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday) cusp  kuhsp   , noun; 1. a point or pointed end. 2. Anatomy, Zoology, Botany.  a point, projection, or elevation, as on the crown of a tooth. 3. Also called spinode. Geometry.  a point where two branches of a curve meet, end, and are tangent. 4. Architecture.  a decorative device, used especially in Gothic architecture to vary the outlines ofintradoses or to form architectural foils, consisting of a pair of curves tangent to the real orimaginary line defining the area decorated and meeting at a point within the area. 5. Astronomy.  a point of a crescent, especially of the moon. 6. Astrology.  a. the zodiacal degree that marks the beginning of a house or a sign. b. Informal.  aperson born on the first day of a sign. …
Quote of the Day “People are as happy as they make up their minds to be.” – Abraham Lincoln Things to Learn from Life’s Little Instruction Book 560. Never claim a victory prematurely.  561. Say “bless you” when you hear someone sneeze. 562. Remember that just the moment you say, “I give up,” someone else seeing …
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