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ENTHUSIASM! That certain something that makes us great – pulls us out of the mediocre and commonplace – that builds into us Power. It glows and shines, it lights up our faces.    ENTHUSIASM! The keynote that makes us sing and makes men sing with us.    ENTHUSIASM! The maker of friends – the maker […]

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Twelve Points On Attitude   It is your attitude at the beginning of a task more than anything else that will determine your success or failure. It is your attitude towards life that will determine life’s attitude towards you. Despite many people’s belief to the contrary, life plays no favorites. You control your attitude. If […]

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  “Escape from Freedom”, by M. Scott Peck Published on February 19, 2017   “Freelance language practitioner When a psychiatrist makes the diagnosis of a character disorder, it is because the pattern of avoidance of responsibility is relatively gross in the diagnosed individual. Yet almost all of us from time to time seek to avoid […]

North America A traveler came upon an old farmer hoeing in his field beside the road. Eager to rest his feet, the wanderer hailed the countryman, who seemed happy enough to straighten his back and talk for a moment.”What sort of people live in the next town?” asked the stranger. “What were the people like […]

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One day as my friends and I entered a coffee shop we heard the person before us place their order. “Five coffees, please. Two for us and three suspended.” They pay for their order, take the two coffees and leave. Then a young couple came in, “We’ll have four coffees. Two for us and two […]

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‘A certain man went through a forest seeking any bird he might find.  He caught a young bird, brought it home, and put it among his fowls and ducks and turkeys, and gave it chicken’s food to eat.  Five years later, a naturalist came to visit the man, and noticed the bird.  He said to […]