Factober

Anyone who experienced World War I close-hand was grossed out by it forever. It just was so awful.

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Grant me the wisdom to know when to keep trying and when to stop wasting ti

Grant me the wisdom to know when to keep trying and when to stop wasting time, the patience to keep going with the 1st, and the courage & serenity to let go of the 2nd.
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The way my family always did Christmas was on Christmas Eve, it wasn't real

The way my family always did Christmas was on Christmas Eve, it wasn't really centered around a dinner on Christmas Eve. It was more about keeping the kids calm. Sometime after dark is when we were going to open all the presents underneath the tree from M
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When you don't fit in anymore, eat less.

When you don't fit in anymore, eat less.
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Life is never a competition.

Life is never a competition.
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The house was left; the house was deserted. It was left like a shell on a s

The house was left; the house was deserted. It was left like a shell on a sandhill to fill with dry salt grains now that life had left it. The long life seemed to have set in; the trifling airs, nibbling, the clammy breaths, fumbling, seemed to have trium
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McDonald, who was known to hate policemen, was once approached by two cops

McDonald, who was known to hate policemen, was once approached by two cops for a two-dollar donation. “We’re burying a policeman,” one of them said, to which Mike responded, “Here’s ten dollars. Bury five of them.
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When you have defined your mission, values and attitudes in the context of

When you have defined your mission, values and attitudes in the context of leadership influence and excellence, you also need to conduct a personal audit, checking how aligned they are to your current leadership practices. Where necessary, begin to make a
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I asked them: Does it hurt? And the scar people nodded, yes. But it felt so

I asked them: Does it hurt? And the scar people nodded, yes. But it felt somehow wonderful, they said. For one long second, it felt like the world was holding them close.
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Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend.

Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend.
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It’s your willingness and commitment which can set everything right for you

It’s your willingness and commitment which can set everything right for you more than anything else.
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A life uncommanded now is uncom-manded a life unenjoyed now is unenjoyed

A life uncommanded now is uncom-manded a life unenjoyed now is unenjoyed a life not lived wisely now is not lived wisely.
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The most important job of a leader is to instill the confidence to follow.

The most important job of a leader is to instill the confidence to follow.
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