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Thought For the Day: Success Breeds the Complacency That Breeds Failure

“Success breeds complacency.  Complacency breeds failure.” – Andy Grove      

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Thought For the Day: It Is the Courage To Continue That Counts

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal:  It is the courage to continue that counts.”  – Winston Churchill    

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Thought For the Day: Do Not Fear Failure

“Don’t fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.” – Bruce Lee        

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Graveled Voice

I was thinking the other day about another poet not so long ago another poet that I respect telling someone else that my shorter poems are more like rock lyrics.  That probably comes as somewhat of a surprise to some.  … Continue reading

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Article 19 (The Burden of Secularism)

I have been reading through a series of works by Yuval Noah Harai that seems topical and a historian’s blend of philosophy and history projecting into humanity’s future.  It’s been challenging and is spawning a few poems that are often … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: The Power To Command Is Often Accompanied By Failure To Think

“The power to command frequently causes failure to think.” – Barbara Tuchman, author and historian (30 Jan 1912-1989)      

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Thought For the Day: Success Means To Keep On Going With Enthusiasm

“Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.”  – Winston Churchill Keep the inner fire burning regardless of how many times you need to keep working on accomplishing your goals.  That’s the secret to success.  Failure … Continue reading

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Thought of the Day: Have The Courage To Continue

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” ― Winston S. Churchill There is some question as to if Winston Churchill ever said this.  If he didn’t, it’s quite like something he … Continue reading

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