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Minutiae of Flight

The story of Icarus is pretty well-known: boy goes out, gets caught up in what he’s doing, doesn’t listen to parent’s warning, and gets in hot water (well, hot wax and cold water, but let’s not be nit-picky), the typical teenage mishap.   1,691 more words

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Achieving for Childhood Dream

I have been watching this TED talk, that wasn’t a TED talk when it was recorded, to help motivate me to keep on this journey. It really is a challenge to have so many different things going on in your life at once. 27 more words

The Journey Between The Months

There Is No Reason Not to Follow Your Heart

The Journey of Purpose (TJOP) has put together this inspirational video about making the decision to follow your heart.

I hope this video inspires you and touches your heart. 

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Let's Have Fun.

“Fun is good.” – Dr. Seuss

So Let’s Have Fun.

“My philosophy is: If you can’t have fun, there’s no sense in doing it.” – Paul Walker… 251 more words

Enjoy Life

The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

Randy Pausch, a professor at the Carnegie Mellon University, coauthored this book with the journalist Jeffrey Zaslow.

He gave a lecture titled ‘The Last Lecture-Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams’, after he was diagnosed with a terminal medical condition, in September 2007. 396 more words

NaBloPoMo

Randy Pausch Lecture: Time Management

Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch gave a lecture on Time Management at the University of Virginia in November 2007. Randy Pausch — http://www.randypausch.com — is a virtual reality pioneer, human-computer interaction researcher, co-founder of Carnegie Mellon’s Entertainment Technology Center — … 41 more words