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Several years ago I picked up a book published in 1920 by Simon Wilson Straus, president of the American Society for Thrift. His description of the popular image of thrift in… 1,951 more words
Recently I was in a gathering with friends and acquaintances as the talk moved into what they were currently doing with their time. After hearing about one friend’s extensive practice schedule for piano, a newly retired person asked “Are you a musician?” The reply was a quick “Oh no. 286 more words
“Train your DNA to accept change”
Change – and how we handle it – reveals who we are.
“I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: “If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?” And whenever the answer has been “No” for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.” 790 more words