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  • “A lie stands on one leg, a truth on two.” ~Benjamin Franklin (1735)
Benjamin Franklin

Quote of the Day

“It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.”

– Benjamin Franklin                                                                                         


A Philosophical Conversation With James Morrow

Originally appeared on Literary Kicks, May 5, 2008

As teenagers, James Morrow and his friends made short 8mm movies based on Coleridge and Poe stories. 2,681 more words

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Virtuous Momentum

Starting the day right seems to be very important for me. If I don’t get off to a good start and have a productive morning, its hard to turn things around in the afternoon. 253 more words

Gretchen Rubin

Wise Words

One of the things I love about Ambleside online is the amazing books that we get to read. (Now, I will tell you that each year I have found at least one book on our list that I have decided to not read. 183 more words

The Early Bird Gets The Link

The Early Bird Gets The Link is a daily roundup of interesting and thought provoking articles, videos, or audio clips.
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Benjamin Franklin and advice

As long as there have been generations advice has been passed from elder to child and those who bestowed such information were looked upon as sage-like and wise. 908 more words