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Your success is not who you will become, it's who you are now.

When we listen and hear all of the phenomenal success stories of widely known individuals today, it’s not really who they are now that gives us excitement. 484 more words

Personal Development

The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never...

The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so long as we can see far enough. – Ralph Waldo Emerson: http://dlvr.it/CsGRrX

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you find yourself in a book...take it seriously.

Following on from my last post where I recommended that required reading for all but those satisfactorily numbed by existence was, Ernest Becker’s The Denial of Death, I have lingered, once again, on this electrifying feat of intelligence and what it means to me and the life I now lead as a solitary, avid reader and writer. 2,472 more words

Day 26: Showing Gratitude

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson