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All dictators, the rich and famous, to the lowest security guard who holds a gun, easily forget that power is transitory.

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Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious wo

Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
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The best change you can make is to hold up a mirror so that people can look

The best change you can make is to hold up a mirror so that people can look into it and change themselves. That's the only way a person can be changed."By looking into yourself," Zia said. "Even if you have to look into a mirror that's outside yourself to
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Convert every minute and hour of your life into perfecting your calling.

Convert every minute and hour of your life into perfecting your calling.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The old myth is true. We see our environment as a mirror to our self-image.

The old myth is true. We see our environment as a mirror to our self-image. If we think we are weak, everybody will appear like a threat. If we think we are strong, we will try to help everyone.
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No one is perfect. We all have weaknesses and limitations. Some can't be fi

No one is perfect. We all have weaknesses and limitations. Some can't be fixed. But, at least, a leader shouldn't find herself blindsided...
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She tasted like a Chateau Margaux, perfectly rounded, slightly plumy with a

She tasted like a Chateau Margaux, perfectly rounded, slightly plumy with an aftertaste of ripe berries.
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Sometimes I feel so alone in the world. A tiny speck of nothing in a sea of

Sometimes I feel so alone in the world. A tiny speck of nothing in a sea of emptiness.
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Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.

Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.
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We all have a tendency to use prayer to dictate to God.

We all have a tendency to use prayer to dictate to God.
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from Taking Your Clothes to the Salvation Army:Okay, so strangers will be g

from Taking Your Clothes to the Salvation Army:Okay, so strangers will be grateful for this, will wear the socks to keep their feet warm, blow their noses in your handkerchiefs, pull up the shorts, tuck in the size large shirts (too small for our boys, to
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I eye the three of them, considering. They’ll need a lesson in discretion b

I eye the three of them, considering. They’ll need a lesson in discretion before I go. Not a lethal lesson. Mom wouldn’t like that.
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Landscape is my religion....God in a green legend, I lean over the poolIn a

Landscape is my religion....God in a green legend, I lean over the poolIn a testament of leaves. I dangle my twinkling mood Before me in a cool cave roofed with branchesAnd floored with a skin of water.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago