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Life is Not a Purely an Intellectual Exercise

Writer Annie Dillard says, “How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. What we do with this hour, and that one, is what we are doing.” (From “ 97 more words

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Notable Quotables for your Wednesday CreativeMotivity

Words—they inspire. Help us believe. Resonate. And touch our soul. Join us for a daily dose of Notable Quotables, and start your day off with quotes for your creative motivation—or as we like to call it—CreativeMotivity.

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Notable Quotables for your Tuesday CreativeMotivity

Words—they inspire. Help us believe. Resonate. And touch our soul. Join us for a daily dose of Notable Quotables, and start your day off with quotes for your creative motivation—or as we like to call it—CreativeMotivity.

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Still, "So Many Books, So Little Time"

There are books we read for pleasure. Others we scan for facts, information. Some books are meant to be read slowly, to be absorbed in bits and pieces, pondered and then read again. 959 more words

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summer schedule

As someone who has a very irregular schedule I am use to variety in my day to day life.  And I like it that way, I enjoy being flexible and allowing some days to take me where they wants to go. 236 more words

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The Courage Not to Matter

Ask me what my aspiration is.

I want to disappear. In a manner of speaking.

Stay with me for a moment. This morning, I opened my front door and walked out into the dawn light. 1,041 more words

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No Child On Earth

No child on earth was ever meant to be ordinary, and you can see it in them, and they know it, too, but then the times get to them, and they wear out their brains learning what folks expect, and spend their strength trying to rise over those same folks.”

–Annie Dillard

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