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Qualities of Strength

Struggle is a part of life. It actually allows you to see what is most important in your life. You struggle with passions, dreams, friendships, careers, faith, and family. 707 more words


Quote 2/28/15

FRIDAY!! Have a great weekend!!!

A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.

-Thomas Paine

A Quote A Day


I do not choose to be a common man.
It is my right to be uncommon … if I can.
I seek opportunity … not security. 223 more words

Vinesh Maharaj

“Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.”

—Thomas Paine, The Crisis
December 23, 1776

Human Rights

2015 CrossFit Open Preview: Faith In Work

This is the first post in my series on the 2015 CrossFit Open.

Check back each Monday to read a new post all season long.  1,647 more words

Joe Gazman

Alabama, Gay Marriage, and Roy Moore's Christian America

In the 1998 Cohen brothers cult-classic film The Big Lebowski, the mustachioed narrator (played by Sam Elliot) ruminates on how some people truly are authentic products of the age in which they live. 2,252 more words

Quote of the day, Feb. 17

Thomas Paine, on liberty (from The American Crisis)

“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigues of supporting it.”