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Thought For the Day: Our Greatest Glory Is Not In Never Falling, But In Rising Every Time We Fall

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius      

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Thought For the Day: The Beginning of Wisdom Is To Call Things By Their Right Names

“The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names.” – Confucius    

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Thought For the Day: To Know What Is Right and Not Do It Is the Worst Cowardice

“To Know What Is Right and Not Do It Is the Worst Cowardice.” – Confucius      

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Thought For the Day: The Will To Win, Desire To Succeed, and Urge To Reach Full Potential Are the Keys To Personal Excellence

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.” – Confucius    

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Thought For the Day: It Does Not Matter How Slowly You Go As Long As You Do Not Stop

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius    

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Thought For the Day: The Man Who Moves A Mountain Begins By Carrying Away Small Stones

“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” – Confucius    

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Legends Persist

Legends persist throughout our culture.  They always have.  I believe they always will. Legends Persist by Michael Romani Choking on the information age Where everything is instantly all the rage Be it Britney Spears or history The internet is here … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Sayings of Confucius

Confucius was a Chinese teacher, political figure and philosopher during the Spring and Autumn period of Chinese history.   He developed a philosophy known as Confucianism.  This emphasizes personal and governmental morality, correct social relationships, justice and sincerity. So successful … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Seek First To Understand

“I am not bothered by the fact that I am not understood. I am bothered when I do not know others.” – Confucius, in The Analects To master life with grace it must be that you seek to understand others more and … Continue reading

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