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My Journey with Eleanor (and Jeanne):

How a millennial trans woman born in the mid-1980s came to dedicate so much of her life to the study of the most outspoken and independent U.S. 3,611 more words

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Today, I'm Thankful for Experiences

“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” … 513 more words

Another Work Sunrise

“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.”

-Jim Rohn

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”

-Eleanor Roosevelt

The best thing about coming to work at this time of the morning (6:20 am) are the sunrises that I get to see on a daily basis, especially this time of year. 79 more words

Eleanor Roosevelt's Armistice Day (Veteran's Day) reflections, insights and activism through quotes in her 'My Day' columns, 1937-1955.

By Athena Jeanne Hale

Armistice Day, as Veteran’s Day was known before 1954, which observes the ceasefire signifying the end of World War I at 11:11 AM on November 11, 1918 and commemorates all those who fought in that war and every war since, was a very significant day for Eleanor Roosevelt. 2,773 more words

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my offbeat quotations

I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.

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Energy Plan

“It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

Thought For The Day