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On brick walls

Hey Randy. I can’t believe it’s been six years. It feels like it was yesterday that you left us. I think of you nearly every day and I still use the words you spoke to put things in perspective whenever I hit a wall. 300 more words

A Challenge

“The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something.

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The Last Lecture

This is a short review of The Last Lecture, written by Dr. Randy Pausch, narrated by Erik Singer.

This is one of those books that creates a real buzz in the American popular culture. 615 more words

Book Reviews

Petulance, my old friend, we've not chatted in years - Coffee?

Being the person you truly are, that person you always were destined to be is much more difficult to be than being the person everyone simply assumes you are…sometimes I wonder whether it is worth it at all… 1,412 more words


The Last Lecture

Those who know me know that I tend to obsess…I mean “idolize” certain people. My list of seemingly random role models includes: reality star/entrepreneur, Lauren Conrad, GMA host/cancer survivor, Robin Roberts, and takes-no-bullshit talk show host, Dr. 985 more words


Quote: Randy Pausch on Female Fiscal Failures

“Years ago, I dated a lovely young woman who was a few thousand dollars in debt. She was completely stressed out about this. Every month, more interest would be added to her debts. 240 more words


2 Simple Words: Chapter 5 Thank A Child

Chapter 5: 2 Simple Words: Say thank you to a Child

Wait what if I do not have any children? This chapter I should skip then.. 1,490 more words

Thank You: 2 Simple Words