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Thought of the Day: If You Cannot Remember the Past, You’re Condemned To Repeat It

“Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. When experience is not retained, as among savages, infancy is perpetual. Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”  – George Santayana, in Life of Reason Life of Reason can … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Better To Be Politically Buried Than Hypocritically Immortalized

“I have always supported measures and principles and not men. I have acted fearless and independent and I never will regret my course. I would rather be politically buried than to be hypocritically immortalized.” – Davy Crockett, frontiersman, soldier, and … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Decisions Not Circumstances Define You

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” –Stephen Covey  

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Thought For the Day: Redistribution of Wealth Makes A Nation Poorer

“…(R)eshuffling wealth by programs of tax and subsidy merely enriches some at the expense of others; the nation as a whole becomes poorer.  Private enterprise capitalism is, in fact, the answer for anyone who really does have a preferential option … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Play Your Role In Humanity’s Concert

“It takes generosity to discover the whole through others. If you realize you are only a violin, you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert.” – Jacques Cousteau

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Thought For the Day: Choose Positive Over Negative

“Believe in yourself.  Believe you can be happy.  Choose faith over doubt; choose love over hate; choose forgiveness over vengeance; choose honesty over deceit; choose positive thoughts over negative, and allow God to take control of things you can’t.”  – … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: We Live On the Planet Ocean

“How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is clearly Ocean.” – Arthur C. Clarke Something like 75% of our world is covered in water.  Most of it in oceans, seas and lakes.  Yet, so few of us realize this … Continue reading

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World Lion Day 2017

Today is the day to celebrate the king of the jungle.  Sadly, due to poachers and encroachment, there are at best approximately 20,000 lions left in this world of ours.  The goal of this memorialization is to increase awareness of … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Some Notes You Have To Find For Yourself

“We all do ‘do, re, mi’, but you have to find the other notes yourself.” – Louis Armstrong In Western music, it really does come down to the fundamentals of a 12 tone scale.  The Sound of Music is not … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Daring to Be A Little Crazy Is A Great Business Plan

“The day when people start telling you that you’re crazy, you just might be on to the most important innovation in your life.” – Larry Ellison, Co-Founder and CTO of Oracle        

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